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Maple syrup

April 15, 2019
Bob Hanson, Friends of Maplewood volunteer and former Maplewood State Park manager, explains how 40 gallons of maple sap is boiled down to make 1 gallon of maple syrup. Katie Pinke / Forum News Serviceplay button
Sap to syrup: Volunteers tap in Minnesota park’s maple trees
April 15, 2019 - 6:00am
March 27, 2018
Ryan Browne and his wife Lindsey Baris are busy making maple syrup at Rising Sun Farm outside of River Falls. Rising Sun Farm has been in operation for 40 years; Browne and Baris took over from Ryan's dad Roger. Sara Tischauser / Forum News Service
Maple syrup season begins: Wisconsin couple works together to produce sweet treat
March 27, 2018 - 2:40pm
April 3, 2017
John Nordstrom, Terry Heller and Robert Hanson make their way to tap a tree at Maplewood State Park in Pelican Rapids.David Samson / The Forumplay button
Sweet new facility highlights syrup-making at Maplewood Park
April 3, 2017 - 9:41am
March 30, 2015
Bill Hakes Jr. pours finished maple syrup through a fabric strainer this week while Jim Hakes watches at the Hakes Brothers Sugar Bush on Agate Lake Road between Deerwood and Crosby. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Steve Kohls)
Brothers bond over maple syrup
March 30, 2015 - 9:00am
March 22, 2015
Beth Holst watches Thursday as Dave Rogotzke stirs diatoms into maple syrup next to one of his evaporators near Duluth. The diatoms help filter impurities out of the finished syrup. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Steve Kuchera
Early spring: Warmup triggers good sap flow
March 22, 2015 - 10:01pm
March 24, 2013
Dick Clayton, Sibley State Park naturalist, explains how to tap a maple tree and turn the tree sap into maple syrup during a program at the button
Video: Maple Syrup Program at Sibley Park
March 24, 2013 - 4:49pm