A Spotted Laternfly was discovered in the Rutland area of Vermont in August. Officials say the discovery was an isolated finding but alerted residents to keep an eye out for the maple eating invasive from China.
Fred Schafer, right, a certification specialist with Baystate Organic Certifiers visits Fat Stone Farm LLC in Lyme, Conn. owned by Bill and Liz Farrell. They have been certified by Baystate since 2015. Producers still have plenty of time to get certifie
Sugar maples in Arlington, Vt. on Sept. 18 not looking good. Experts are blaming a fungal disease on the browning, curled leaves on maples this summer from Ohio to the Northeast.
Scientists in Michigan are blaming earthworm invasions for causing dieback on maple sugarbushes in the Upper Midwest.