A panel discussion at the NAMSC annual meeting offered a number of suggestions for ways state and provincial associations can help their members.
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The 2012 USDA Census of Agriculture reveals trends in growth for number of producers and number of taps in many states.
This research shows the trends in bulk syrup prices in the U.S. and Canada between 1998 and 2015.
Organizations grow and develop like children, animals or plants. Understanding organizational growth can help make sense of what is happening in maple producer organizations.
Some have questioned the accuracy of NASS’s Maple Syrup estimates. The most common criticisms typically include: some producers don’t return their report, some don’t report accurately, and some don’t receive a report. I will address each one separately.
This research shows trends in sap yield in US states and Quebec from 2001-2014.
This article explores the growth of the maple industry in the U.S. as reported in the 2012 Census of Agriculture.
A summary of the current state of maple production in New England is based on surveys returned from approximately 220 sugarmakers in April, 2011.
Research studies must follow certain rules in order for the findings to be valid. This column discusses a few of these simple rules: comparison of treatment vs. control, replication, dealing with natural variation, and statistical validity.
A summary of the current state of maple production in New England is based on surveys returned from approximately 210 sugarmakers in April, 2010.