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  • Are foil packs worth it? Cornell researches if there's money in single serve pouches

    Some foil packs come in larger 3.2 oz. sizes with a cap, adding another step to an already cumbersome fill process. These packs sell (empty) for about 16 cents per piece in bulk quantities of 500 units or more. Childs found that after the pouches were f

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  • Whopper! Quebec crop comes in big at 159 million pounds, way up over last year

    Jo-Anne Beaucage and Mario BĂ©lisle of Montcerf-Lytton, Que. in the sugarhouse this season. Quebec producers made 41 million pounds more syrup than last year.

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  • 'Roofs are overrated' Outdoor boiler is the envy of the neighborhood

    Jonathan Finney of Jackson, N.Y. boils on his outdoor set-up on March 23. He expected to make 80 gallons on the rig this season and loving every second of it.

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  • U.S. crop up one percent from last year; Vermont leads way, N.Y. second

    Sugarmaker Jim Hayden of Sunderland, Vt. draws off during a boil on March 19. Vermont sugarmakers led the nation in production this season with more than 2 million gallons made, according to the USDA.

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