Category Archives: Sapsquatch

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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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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I am a sugarmaker

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Another early season maple sugaring & climate uncertainty

On a day when thousands are converging on DC for what is being billed as the largest climate rally ever, I take stock of the very real and very personal effects of climate change on my life.  As I walked … Continue reading

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Maple Weekends March 17-18 & 24-25

Sapsquatch Pure Maple Syrup in Enfield at 2247 Mecklenberg Rd. will be hosting production demonstrations, syrup tastings, and free tours of its eco-friendly sugar shack in honor of NY Maple Weekend on March 17-18,  & March 24-25, 11am-4pm daily.  Sugarhouses … Continue reading

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