Category Archives: Stopping Sap Collection

How to know when to stop collecting sap, to prevent off-flavoured syrup production.

Ontario Maple Syrup Production Report

Sap flow activities and maple syrup processing – April 2 to 8, 2016 In Ontario, the maple syrup processing season has shaped up to be a fantastic year for syrup quality and yield, with a full range of colour grades … Continue reading

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When Sap Collection Ends

Every maple season we hear that sap collection is finished for the year when dormant buds on maple trees begin to swell and break dormancy.  The primary reason we stop collecting sap is due to the change in the chemical … Continue reading

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