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Installing a Sugar Maple tap

tapping a sugar maple tree

Today was perfect weather for installing a Sugar Maple tree tap.

We decided to use one of our 2 gallon EZ Miser buckets for sap collection.

The drip rate was somewhat heavy when we started around 2pm.

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SPILE! It's called a spile!! :)
Comment by Eric Mon Feb 17 17:25:54 2014
Thanks.....It's always fun to learn a new term.
Comment by mark Tue Feb 18 16:36:02 2014

One very unique homestead, $1,500 per acre, the opportunity of a lifetime