Today my dad and I tapped the maple trees in my yard. This was a first attempt for both of us, and I’m pretty sure we tapped a tree that wasn’t a maple… but I think we came out pretty good overall! 😉
You can see our process below. 36 gallons of sap will make approximately 1 gallon of syrup. I already have 2 big producers, so fingers crossed! The very last picture is the amount of sap collected from one side of my better trees after about an hour.
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