The Official U.S. Maple Syrup Almanac -- 2017 Alamanc_2017 - Page 28

Maple Syrup Taps, Yield and Production: 2015-2017 Number of taps (1,000 taps) Michigan Yield per tap (galllons) Production (1,000 gallons) 2015 2016 2017 2015 2016 2017 2015 2016 2017 470 400 440 0.27 0.225 0.25 127 90 110 Maple Syrup Price and Value: 2015-2017 Average Price/Gal (dollars) 2015 2016 54.5 44.8 Michigan Value of production (1,000 dollars) 2017 * 2015 2016 6922 4032 2017 * * Price and value for 2016 will be published in Crop Production to be released June 2018 Maple Syrup Season : 2015-2017 Date Season Opened * Michigan Date Season Closed ** Avgerage Season Length*** 2015 2016 2017 2015 2016 2017 2015 2016 2017 1-Mar 1-Feb 26-Jan 27-Apr 29-May 20-Apr 26 30 32 * Approximately the first day sap was collected. ** Approximately the last day sap was collected. *** The average number of days sap was collected. Maple Syrup Bulk Prices: 2015-2016 Bulk All Grades (dollars/pound) Michigan Bulk All Grades (dollars/gallon) 2015 2016 2015 2016 2.7 2.4 29.3 26.4 Maple Syrup Retail Price by Size of Container: 2015-2016 Gallon (dollars) Michigan 1/2 Gallon (dollars) Quart (dollars) Pint (dollars) 1/2 Pint (dollars) 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 47.3 44.7 28.3 25.7 15.5 15.5 9.8 10.9 6.3 6.8 Maple Syrup Wholesale Price by Size of Container: 2015-2016 Gallon (dollars) Michigan 1/2 Gallon (dollars) Quart (dollars) Pint (dollars) 1/2 Pint (dollars) 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 37 43.6 25.9 21.1 13.3 12.4 8 7.2 5 5.1 Maple Syrup Percent of Sales by Type: 2015-2016 Retail Michigan Wholesale Bulk 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 62 42 15 15 23 43 Crop Production: Released June 9, 2017, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Ag- riculture (USDA). 28 U.S. Maple Syrup Almanac 2017