Farming Magazine - June, 2009

SUGARING

Maple Calendar

Maine

June 20 Southern Maine Maple Sugarmakers Association June Meeting. Jo Hartwell’s, Gorham. Visit http://www.smmsa.org to learn more.

August 15 Southern Maine Maple Sugarmakers Association August Meeting – Preparing for Cumberland Fair. SMMSA Saphouse, Cumberland Fairgrounds. Visit http://www.smmsa.org to learn more.

October 22-26 NAMSC/IMSI Meetings hosted by The Maine Maple Producers Association. Bar Harbor. For more information, visit www.mainemapleproducers.com

December 3-4 IMSI - International Maple Grading School. Skowhegan. Contact Kathy Hopkins at 207-474-9622, fax 207474-0374 or e-mail khopkins@umext.maine.edu.

Ontario

July 16-18 Summer Tour 2009. Perth. Contact Marion Dodds at 613-256-4045 or springdale@storm.ca to learn more.

Pennsylvania

June 13 PA Maple Tubing Workshop. For more information, contact Robert Hansen at 570-724-9120 or e-mail rsh7@psu.edu.

Vermont

July 24-26 Maplerama. Colgate Park, Bennington. Contact Dave Mance at 802-447-7300 or Rick Kobik at 802-375-2251 to learn more.

Wisconsin

May 2 Wisconsin Maple Syrup Producers Association Annual Meeting. American Legion, Neillsville. Contact Gretchen Grape at 715-447-5758 for details, or visit www.wismaple.org.

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