Maple Weekend Just Days Away In New York State

03.15.11 |

   The coming two weekends are Maple Weekend in New York State. It's the 16th annual weekend designated just for Maple gatherers in the state. In 2009, New York State’s more than 1,500 maple syrup producers made more than 362,000 gallons of syrup according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.  Only Vermont with 920,000 gallons and Maine’s 395,000 with gallons produced more maple syrup. And now, you can check out how they do it, and get some family time out of it.
   Go to this website to find a sugar house near you.