Farming Magazine - July, 2014


2014 New York State Maple Tour

July 13-15

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The 2014 New York State Maple Tour is scheduled for July 13-15. The tour will be hosted by the Chautauqua County Maple Producers Association and centered at the Chautauqua Suites Hotel and Expo Center in Mayville, New York.

The tour will visit a variety of maple sugarhouses and sugar bush locations. Come prepared to experience some maple demonstrations, some outstanding maple operations and another great New York State Maple Tour. Find more information at and


Sunday, July 13

Registration 3 - 8 p.m.

Trade Show 3:30 - 8 p.m.

Social 6 - 8 p.m.

Monday, July 14

Breakfast 6 - 8 a.m.

Tour Morning and afternoon

Reception and Trade Show 6 - 7 p.m.

Banquet 7 p.m.

Tuesday, July 15

Breakfast 6 - 8 a.m.

Tour Morning and afternoon

Tour Stops

Monday, July 14

Maple Glen Sugar House, Gowanda

Paul and Dana Lesefske

Gabel's Maple Syrup, Lawtons

Norbert Jr. and Lynn Gabel

Fairbanks Maple, Forestville

Doug and Linda Fairbanks

Wendel's Maple, East Concord

Martin and Nicholas Wendel


Lake Erie Grape Discovery Center, Westfield Concord Grape Belt Heritage Association

Tuesday, July 15

MRC Farms, Sinclairville

Ken Morley and Keith Carlson


Steward's Dairy, Kennedy

Donald and Paul Steward


Clear Creek Farm, Mayville

John and Tara Gerber


Weather Hill Farm, Fredonia

Donald and Joanne Mansfield