Runamok Maple Acquires Maple Candy Operation from Bascom Maple Farms: This Week’s Industry News

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Runamok Maple Acquires Maple Candy Operation from Bascom Maple Farms
Runamok Maple announced the acquisition of Bascom Maple Farms’ maple candy operation. The candy operation of Bascom Maple Farms, consisting of maple candy and maple butter, will be owned by Runamok Maple and operated under the name of True North Maple, a newly developed maple candy brand from Runamok Maple. True North Maple will use the production facilities at Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation’s Cotton Mill Building in Brattleboro, Vermont, but will operate as a separate entity.

2017 PA Farm Show to Highlight Veterans’ Connections to Agriculture
Secretary Russell Redding announced that the Department of Agriculture is partnering with the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to plan activities for Veterans, Military and their Families Day on January 12 as a part of the 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show.