The Official U.S. Maple Syrup Almanac -- 2017 Alamanc_2017 - Page 37

Maple Syrup Taps, Yield and Production: 2015-2017 Number of taps (1,000 taps) Pennsylvania Yield per tap (galllons) Production (1,000 gallons) 2015 2016 2017 2015 2016 2017 2015 2016 2017 620 660 660 0.266 0.217 0.211 165 143 139 Maple Syrup Price and Value: 2015-2017 Average Price/Gal (dollars) 2015 2016 31.9 31.4 Pennsylvania Value of production (1,000 dollars) 2017 * 2015 2016 5264 4490 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 * Pennsylvania Date Season Closed ** Avgerage Season Length*** 2015 2016 2017 2015 2016 2017 2015 2016 2017 15-Jan 1-Jan 2-Jan 30-Apr 9-Apr 17-Apr 28 31 39 * 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) Pennsylvania Bulk All Grades (dollars/gallon) 2015 2016 2015 2016 2.24 2.23 24.7 24.6 Maple Syrup Retail Price by Size of Container: 2015-2016 Gallon (dollars) Pennsylvania 1/2 Gallon (dollars) Quart (dollars) Pint (dollars) 1/2 Pint (dollars) 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 41.6 43.5 25 24.5 15.4 14.4 9.3 8.4 5.45 5.3 Maple Syrup Wholesale Price by Size of Container: 2015-2016 Gallon (dollars) Pennsylvania 1/2 Gallon (dollars) Quart (dollars) Pint (dollars) 1/2 Pint (dollars) 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 40.2 40.4 21.3 20.9 13.1 12.1 7.6 7 5.55 — — Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations. Maple Syrup Percent of Sales by Type: 2015-2016 Retail Pennsylvania Wholesale Bulk 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 19 26 5 5 76 69 Crop Production: Released June 9, 2017, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Ag- riculture (USDA). U.S. Maple Syrup Almanac 2017 37