Sugarmaker Ben Holscher in the boils on Dec. 6, 2017. The Holscher family tapped 6,700 last fall, with amazing results.
Peter Cooper-Ellis of Hidden Springs Maple in Putney, Vt. at one of the order taking stations in the warehouse at the farm. Cooper-Ellis has reached a level of mastery on Amazon syrup sales and shared some tips at the Brattleboro Maple School in January.
FDA inspectors can inspect sugarhouses at random at any time. Sugarmakers should be prepared with Food Safety Plans and a tidy sugarhouse.