The Walden Effect: Farming, simple living, permaculture, and invention.

Lessons learned from 2015 tree tapping

tapping a sugar maple tree with a drill

We started tapping one of our easier to get to Sugar Maples this time last year but learned from our Black Birch and Box Elder experiments that we prefer Black Birch and have a few closer to home than the Sugar Maples.



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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.



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