The Official U.S. Maple Syrup Almanac -- 2017 Alamanc_2017 - Page 27

COMMERCIAL MAPLE SYRUP PRODUCERS OF MICHIGAN PO Box 4206, Burt Lake, Ml 49717, (989) 866-6177,, www SUMMARY OF SEASON EVENTS T hose on vacuum experienced an average season while those not on vacuum expe- rienced a rather short and far below average season. Those that tapped their trees prior to the warm up spell experienced a short season with taps healing faster than normal. Those that waited until after the warm up to tap were able to have an average season. The far North producers had a much better season than the southern half. Lynette Henson, Outreach Coordinator Tapping into the Future When: August25-26, 2017 Where: Treetops Resort, Gaylord, Ml Info: www OFFICERS Craig Waldron Chair Cheboygan, MI cwaldron@century link.net7 Steve Henson Vice chair Isabella, MI shenson10693@ Dan Tassier Board member Mackinac, MI tsugarbush@ Sean Delaney Board member Ogemaw, MI seandelaney@ Lindy Hunt Board member Mackinac, MI MICHIGAN MAPLE SYRUP ASSOCIATION 12646 Hickin Road, Rapid City, MI 49676, 231-322-2897, OFFICERS MICHIGAN MAPLE SYRUP ASSOCIATION Joe Woods, President Rapid City, MI 231-322-2897 Kirk Hebbing, Vice President Chelsea, MI hebbingk@gmail.