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    Default Northcentral Wisconsin 2019

    Hey guys, anybody tapping yet?

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    Quote Originally Posted by S.S.S View Post
    Hey guys, anybody tapping yet?
    I hope that was a joke..lol

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    Not really! Some are tapping already.

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    Nobody is to run, just big operations on vac trying to get their 20k taps in before it starts

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    Quote Originally Posted by needmoremaples View Post
    Nobody is to run, just big operations on vac trying to get their 20k taps in before it starts
    Okay that makes more sense.
    I had -28 this morning without the windchill.

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    That's quite a cold snap affecting the Midwest. If you up in the frozen north have cabin fever and really need to read about tapping activity, go to our Missouri Tapping log. Sap has been flowing. John
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    Quote Originally Posted by unclejohn View Post
    That's quite a cold snap affecting the Midwest. If you up in the frozen north have cabin fever and really need to read about tapping activity, go to our Missouri Tapping log. Sap has been flowing. John
    Hey John:
    Our Son's wife is from "Lee's Summit" MO she hates coming here in winter ha ha 32 below last night here in Sugar Camp Wisconsin still 10 below at almost noon. Jay
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    Quote Originally Posted by S.S.S View Post
    Hey guys, anybody tapping yet?
    every year i try to hold off a lil longer so i don't wind up fighting ice so much but accuweather's long range forecast has the end of march really warming up. i've never known them or punxatonny phil to be wrong

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    275 gallon tote goes in that corner. Most years I don't even need to shovel in there. Should be interesting getting around the woods this spring.
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    Quote Originally Posted by deitzd View Post
    275 gallon tote goes in that corner. Most years I don't even need to shovel in there. Should be interesting getting around the woods this spring.
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    Everything here looks like a tunnel now. No more room to put snow anywhere. Snowpiles up as high as my loader will reach. I'm thinking snowshoes for sure Deitze. Jay
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