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    Default Under way in SW Virginia

    Started tapping a week ago have pulled off 20 gallons of syrup so far, waiting for a warm up next week.

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    Nice to hear from our southern friends. Let us know how your season is going.
    Dr. Tim Perkins
    UVM Proctor Maple Research Ctr
    http://www.uvm.edu/~pmrc
    https://mapleresearch.org
    Timothy.Perkins@uvm.edu

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    We have taken off around 70 Gals so far. Things have been frozen up last few days weather supposed to break tomorrow, next week looks to be awsome.

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    ffcruz,
    Location in SW Virginia, Shenandoah Valley! You south of Roanoke? I reside in Harrisonburg, Va but sugar camp is located in West Virginia, just over a hour drive west!
    Mark 220 Maple
    1100 taps on low vaccum, 900 on gravity.
    900 plus taps leased and on high vacuum
    35 cfm Indiana Liquid Ring Vacuum Pump
    80% Sugar, 20% Red MAPLES
    http://s247.photobucket.com/albums/g...Maple%20Syrup/

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    Well ironically I live in Weyers Cave and work for Harrisonburg. We make syrup 3 hours south near Bluefield where my mom is from.

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