Last year at about this time, we posted about our visiting some sugar bushes as part of the big “Maple in the County” festival (see http://burkinshawfarm.com/maple-in-the-county/). This year it is a different story. Because of Andrew’s hard work, we are able to post about our own sugar bush!
It is still small scale and experimental, but a number of litres of delicious maple syrup have been produced plus some wonderful maple sugar in the shape of little maple leaves.
Here are a few photos with a bit of explanation of the process: