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  1. Hi Traders. Barry from Thor is at the Rutland...

    Hi Traders. Barry from Thor is at the Rutland County Fair in Rutland, Vt. today with a bunch of equipment on sale. They have a 18" x 36" rig with bricks and stack for $1600. Plus a canning unit...
  2. The Thor sales rep is going to be at the Berger's...

    The Thor sales rep is going to be at the Berger's booth at the Rutland County Fair next month as well. I believe on Aug. 13. Good luck, Paul.
  3. As a Vermonter, you should head down to...

    As a Vermonter, you should head down to Wallingford, Vt. and see Steve and Connie Berger at Roaring Brook Maple. They are located right on Main St. They are the only Thor dealers in the U.S. that...
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    Please check out the folks at Vermont Evaporator...

    Please check out the folks at Vermont Evaporator Co. They have a banner at the top right of this page. They sell awesome pans for the hobbyist at very good prices. They are based in Montpelier,...
  5. Season Update #3: Sugarmakers mostly idle but some have made syrup

    https://www.themaplenews.com/story/season-update-3-sugarmakers-mostly-idle-but-some-have-made-syrup-/233/
  6. Season Update #2: In Vermont, a slow start to season so far and that's ok

    The latest from the Vermont season...

    https://www.themaplenews.com/story/season-update-2-in-vermont-a-slow-start-to-season-so-far-and-thats-ok/232/
  7. Season Update #1: First run sends sugarmakers scrambling

    Season is underway in the East...

    https://www.themaplenews.com/story/season-update-1-first-run-sends-sugarmakers-scrambling-/230/
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    Check out the website for our new sponsor, the...

    Check out the website for our new sponsor, the Vermont Evaporator Co. (upper right hand corner of this page)

    Pans designed specifically for the hobby sugarmaker. Well made and affordable.

    Good...
  9. FDA official calms fears about sugarhouse inspections

    https://www.themaplenews.com/story/fda-official-calms-fears-about-inspections-/229/
  10. Forgot to add the agenda and the speaker topics:...

    Forgot to add the agenda and the speaker topics:

    http://www.addisoncountymaple.org/pdfs/2019%20Maple%20Seminar%20Sessions.pdf?fbclid=IwAR0kT1ezKlcM2Jty5EfSslv82yWfgyhCM6_HoMMRZK9MQuRAScz_cgAW7Fw
  11. The big Addison County (Vermont) Maple Seminar in Middlebury, Vt. this Saturday

    https://www.facebook.com/notes/the-maple-news/addison-county-maple-seminar/984186345125229/
  12. Quebec warehouses still full of excess syrup

    https://www.themaplenews.com/story/quebec-warehouses-still-flush-with-excess-syrup/227/
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    Cleaning 3/16ths lines after the season

    Our friend Art Kreuger in Shrewsbury, Vt. spent a lot of time this summer experimenting with the best ways to clean his 3/16ths tubing. For you 3/16ths folks, keeping lines clean is very important...
  14. Updated info on the "Verona" show in Syracuse this weekend

    Hi Traders,

    Here is the latest from Keith Schiebel, who is organizing the big maple show at the New York State Fairgrounds this weekend:
    ...
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    The $300 RO Bucket

    Hi Traders,

    There's been some questions about the new RO Bucket. Here's a video to explain (and you all can see them live at the New York Maple Show in Syracuse in a couple weeks)
    ...
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    You are not alone. We had many requests for an...

    You are not alone. We had many requests for an update. That was Roxbury Mountain Maple. We will get that for the January issue.
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    Farm Family is a great option. They have specific...

    Farm Family is a great option. They have specific sugarhouse/sugarbush coverage plans for all contingencies. Pretty sure they are available in New Hampshire.
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    Anyone tapping yet?

    I know there are a few of you fall tappers out there. But maybe not this year with the cold weather? Anyone made syrup this fall?
  19. Grand Opening at Ioka Valley Farm tomorrow

    Hi Traders,

    A big Grand Opening event Ioka Valley Farms from 10-3 tomorrow, Nov. 3 in Hancock, Mass. They are a new CDL dealer serving western Mass, eastern NY and southern VT.

    Missy and Rob...
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    https://www.themaplenews.com/story/fda-backtracks-...

    https://www.themaplenews.com/story/fda-backtracks-on-added-sugar-label-for-maple-syrup/208/
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    We will add a Tapping Iowa 2018 thread! Great to...

    We will add a Tapping Iowa 2018 thread! Great to see maple sugaring in corn country!
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    We haven't put the drops in yet. But as a rule,...

    We haven't put the drops in yet. But as a rule, it tends to go at our sugarhouse that if you cannot wrap your arms fully around the tree, two taps. If you can, then just one.

    No the number of...
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    3/16ths video tutorial with Tim Wilmot

    Hi Traders,

    Lot's of discussion about 3/16ths tubing. Here is a video of 3/16ths researcher Tim Wilmot explaining the basics of this remarkable technology. Upwards of 29hg natural vacuum without...
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    It is a very bad idea to drink alcohol while...

    It is a very bad idea to drink alcohol while making syrup. Making good syrup requires a lot of concentration and precision. Not to mention the safety aspect of staying alert while dealing with...
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    Yes, they plan to keep the same holes going...

    Yes, they plan to keep the same holes going through April. This is done through sanitation and keeping high vacuum on the lines pretty much 24/7. Lots of sugarmakers have had success tapping in...
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