Melody Bodette

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By Any Other Name, Does Vermont's Maple Syrup Taste As Sweet?

Sunday, March 30, 2014

At Green's Sugarhouse in Poultney, Vt., visitors are gathered around four squeeze bottles of maple syrup, sampling the each under brand-new labels.

Vermont recently replaced its syrup grading system and now uses new names that make different syrups sound more like wine or expensive coffee.

Gone is the former system, ...


Vermont Finds High-Tech Ways To Sap More Money From Maple Trees

Monday, April 08, 2013

In Vermont, maple syrup is growing jobs and allowing farmers to make a profit.

When most people imagine maple syrup production, they think of buckets hanging from trees collecting sap. But these days, most of that sap is collected by pipeline and vacuum pumps.

Technological advances in the past decade ...