The Southern Maine Maple Sugar Makers in conjunction with UMaine Ext are hosting a Backyard Maple Sugaring Workshop
Join experienced sugarmakers for demonstrations and discussion on all aspects of making maple syrup, the sweetest gift of nature, in your own backyard! Registration is required; the $15 fee includes the “Backyard Sugarin” book by Rink Mann.
Morning classroom activities will be held at Shaw Brothers Construction 341 Mosher Rd. Gorham Maine
9 AM to 11:30 AM: In the morning, learn about identifying and tapping trees, collecting and boiling sap, and more.
12:30 PM to 3 PM: After a short break, join us at Nash Valley Farm to look at their tubing systems and learn how you can set up this efficient sap collection method.
Contact Jason Lilly at UMaine Ext at email@example.com or (207) 781-6099