MEMORIALS AND THINGS OF FAME

Researched and compiled by Lorie Pierce, [email protected]

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The traditional way to collect maple sap is to tap the trees and collect the liquid in buckets. Maple syrup is made by boiling between 20 and 50 volumes of sap (depending on its concentration) to obtain one volume of syrup.

April 5, 1821 – The Quebec Gazette
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