Category Archives: 2014

Maple Weekend Report; Part 1

Last weekend, maple producers across the state of NY, including Sapsquatch, opened their sugarhouses to the public for two days of education, family fun and maple syrup.  We were very busy from Thursday on at our Enfield sugarhouse and had … Continue reading

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Maple Weekend

Maple season is getting off to a late start this year just in time for the celebration of New York State’s Maple Weekends. The statewide festival is sponsored by the New York State Maple Producers Association and is now in … Continue reading

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Maple Season is Here (sorta): Upcoming events with Sapsquatch

Maple season is here (sorta) and there’s lots to do! Here are some upcoming events with Sapsquatch: Saturday, March 8, Boynton Middle School 12-3pm Meet Josh from Sapsquatch at the annual CSA Fair along with 25 other local producers. CSA’s … Continue reading

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Maple syrup in the media

There are always a lot of stories in the media this time of year as the pre-maple season excitement builds, but as the industry grows by leaps and bounds, it seems that this year there has been more media attention … Continue reading

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First boil of 2014 time to ID problems

The 2014 maple season is officially off and running. The warm spell over the last week got the sap flowing and at Sapsquatch, with the help of some wonderful new volunteers, we were able to tap about 1/3rd of our … Continue reading

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2014 Pre-season News from Sapsquatch Maple Syrup

Well the new year is almost upon us and that means sugaring season is only a month or so away. It’s always nerve-racking as the calendar ticks down to tapping. It seems like no matter how many projects are completed … Continue reading

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