Farming Magazine - May, 2008

SUGARING

Maple Calendar

Maine

June 21 Southern Maine Maple Sugarmakers Association Meeting. Brookridge Boilers, Lyman. For more information, call Lyle Merrifield at 207-892-5061, e-mail info@smmsa.org or visit http://www.smmsa.org.

New York

June 10-11 Maple Confection Workshop I – St. Lawrence County. CCE St. Law. Co., Canton. Contact Steve VanderMark at 315-379-9192 to learn more.

July 27-29 2008 New York State Maple Tour. Western Finger Lakes Area. Contact the Ontario County Cornell Cooperative Extension at 585-394-3977 or visit http://www.maple.dnr.cornell.edu.

Pennsylvania

June 7 Making Maple Confections and Value Added Workshop II. Northwestern High School, Albion. For more information, contact Dr. Robert Hanson, Penn State Cooperative Extension Educator, at 570-265-2896 or e-mail rsh7@psu.edu.

Vermont

May 2-3 Annual Open House at Goodrich’s Maple Farm. Cabot. Call 800-639-1854 to learn more.

May 7 Vermont Maple Sugar Makers’ Association Directors Meeting. Hilltop Restaurant, Berlin. Contact Mary Croft at 802-763-7435 for details.

Does your maple organization or association have an upcoming event? Got a workshop or training session planned? Need to promote your conference or meeting? Then, send us your announcement, and we’ll be happy to promote it right here. Please allow for 6 to 8 weeks of lead time; the further ahead you send it, the longer it can run! Send all events, attention Maple Calendar, to farmingpr@MooseRiverMedia.com or P.O. Box 449, St. Johnsbury, Vt. 05819.