Quebec's Global Strategic Reserve of syrup is down to less than 15 million pounds.
A UVM survey shows that there is much capacity for more sap selling in the industry.
Damian Hill of Shaver-Hill Maple (right) leads a seminar on maple coated nuts at the Lake Erie Maple Expo earlier this month.
Washing tubing with a weak chlorine solution at Top Acres Farm in South Woodstock, Vt. The farm says it maintains a 5-lbs per tap average and does not experience squirrel damage.