Maine Maple Syrup!
The Official Sweetener
of Maine

Contact

President – 1 year term – Serving 2019
NAMSC/IMSI Delegate  – Severing 2019, 2020
Lyle Merrifield
Merrifield Farm
195 North Gorham Road
Gorham, Maine, 04038
207-415-3001
[email protected]

Vice President – 1 year term – Serving 2019
Scott Dunn
Dunn Family Maple
419 Chicopee Road
Buxton, Maine, 04093
Ph: 207-671-4262
[email protected]

Secretary – 1 year term – Serving 2019
Al Cotton
Al’s Sugar Shed
PO Box 737
Cape Neddick, Maine, 03902
508-241-6892
[email protected]

Treasurer – 1 year term – Serving 2019
Adam Cafro
Cafro’s Maple
288 Chopps Cross Road
Woolwich, Maine, 04579
Phone 207-730-3870
[email protected]

Webmaster
Adam Cafro
Cafro’s Maple
288 Chopps Cross Road
Woolwich, Maine, 04579
207-730-3870
[email protected]

Past President
Eric Ellis
Maine Maple Products
449 Lakewood Road
Madison, Maine, 04950
207-474-3887
[email protected]

Director – 3 year term – Serving 2017, 2018, 2019
Kurt Sawyer
Sawyer’s Maple Farm
276 Long Pond Road
Jackman, Maine, 04945
207-668-6026
[email protected]

Director – 3 year term – Serving 2019, 2020, 2021
Kevin Brannen
Spring Break Maple and Honey
Kevin and Kristi Brannen
3315 US Route 2, PO Box 190
Smyrna, Maine, 04780
207-757-7373/800-281-0021
[email protected]

Director – 3 year term – Serving 2019, 2020, 2021
Mark Cooper
Coopers Maple Products
81 Chute Road
Windham, Maine, 04062
207-892-7276
[email protected]

Director-  3 year term – Serving 2017, 2018, 2019
Ron LaRue
Sugarbrook Maple Farm
54 Blake Hill Road
Mount Vernon, Maine, 04352
207-293-2831
[email protected]

Director – 3 year term – Serving 2018, 2019, 2020
Tom Pingree
Pingree Maple Products
90 High Road
Cornish, Maine, 04020
207-625-8584
[email protected]

Director – 3 year term – Serving 2018, 2019, 2020
Collin Neil
Day Mountain Maple
PO Box 61
West Farmington, Maine, 04992
207-778-2716
[email protected]

Southern Maine Maple Sugarmakers Association – Representative
Annual appointment by SMMSA – serving 2019
George Cooke
Cooke’s Maple
138 Coombs Road
Brunswick, Maine, 04011
(207) 373-0929
Email:  [email protected]

Somerset County Sugarmakers Association – Representative
Annual appointment by SMSA- serving 2019
Martin Carrier
Carrier Sugarbush LLC.
PO Box 568
Jackman, Maine, 04945
418-485-6041
[email protected]

Newsletter Editors
Eric Ellis
Maine Maple Products
449 Lakewood Road
Madison, Maine, 04950
207-474-3887
[email protected]

Kathy Hopkins
University of Maine Cooperative Extension
7 County Drive
Skowhegan, Maine, 04976
207-474-9622 or 1-800-287-1495 (in state)
[email protected]

 

Maple Syrup Facts

Around the time of the American Civil War, syrup makers started using large, flat sheet metal pans as they were more efficient for boiling than heavy, rounded iron kettles, because of a greater surface area for evaporation.