Identifying Maple Trees for Syrup Production

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Booklet
Abstract: 

This fact sheet tells how to identify different species of maple trees found in Minnesota that produce sap suitable for the production of maple syrup. Gives identifying characteristics of each species' leaves, fruit, bark, etc.

Author: 
Carl Vogt
Topic Areas: 
Forests
Commercial
Resource Management
Target Audience: 
Adult
Producer / Landowner
Grades 10-12
Grades 7-9
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Outside Minnesota
Enhancements / Connections: 

A related fact sheet in the Minnesota Maple Series is "Homemade Maple Syrup."

Pages/Length: 
2
Date Produced/Published: 
1994
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
$ .50 + S&H
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

MES Distr Ctr (order@dc.extension.umn.edu, fax 612/625-6281). Credit cards:
800/876-8636, 612/624-4900

Organization code of item (if any): 
FS-6286-SEEK
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