Bob and Pat Dubos of Chaplin, Conn. boil on Feb. 25. The couple, who have been sugaring since 1972, were on their sixth boil of the season so far and were happy with sugar content in sap.
Fast and furious. Sap comes in the releaser at The Maple News sugarhouse in Hebron, N.Y. on Wednesday, March 20 during the biggest sap run ever at the sugarhouse.
Gov. Christopher T. Sununu of New Hampshire checks out the Leader evaporator of sugarmaker Patrick Connor during a tour of Intervale Pancake House in Henniker, N.H. on March 4.
Tom Phillips of Hardwick, N.J. boils on Tuesday, March 12 during a record breaking season, he said. Phillips is one of the few sugarmakers who have made syrup so far this season.