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Ontario Walnut Syrup, Nuts and Walnut Wood Products Report, May 3, 2019

Interest in alternative tree syrup is growing In southern Ontario, walnut syrup is currently produced in small hobby batches from sap harvested from maturing trees that are found growing in small groups or are growing randomly along fencerows of farm … Continue reading

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Ontario Maple Syrup Production Report, April 26, 2019

Sap harvest has ended in Ontario The 2019 maple sap harvest and syrup processing season has come to an end for maple syrup producers.  Late northern areas were able to process a few final runs of sap before buddy off-flavours … Continue reading

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Ontario Maple Syrup Production Report, April 4, 2019

Past two weeks summary The maple syrup season may have gotten off to a late start this year, but the past two weeks have provided weather conditions that have been just right for frequent sap runs.  All areas of the … Continue reading

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Ontario Maple Syrup Production Report, March 22, 2019

Past two weeks summary Sap harvest is underway in early and mid-season areas across southern Ontario and just beginning in later northern regions.  Production in southwestern and Niagara regions report the 2019 syrup crop ranges from 50 to 80+ percent of … Continue reading

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Ontario Maple Syrup Production Report, March 8, 2019

Previous two weeks summary The extended deep-freezing conditions over the past two weeks has stopped sap harvest and maple syrup processing in early regions of southwestern Ontario and Niagara. Central mid-season areas and northern areas are still on track for … Continue reading

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Ontario Maple Syrup Production Report, February 22, 2019

Welcome to the Ontario Maple Syrup Production Report for the 2019 sap harvest and syrup processing season.   The report will be posted once every two weeks and will continue throughout the syrup processing season.  Each message will include a summary … Continue reading

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Ontario Maple Syrup Production Report, June 4, 2018

The following pest management report is provided by Jennifer Llewellyn, Tree Nursery and Landscape Specialist with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.  Jennifer’s primary focus is on insect pest and disease management of conifer and deciduous trees and … Continue reading

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