Farming Magazine - July, 2012
2012 New York State Maple Tour
July 22-24, Auburn, N.Y.
The 2012 New York State Maple Tour is scheduled for July 22-24. The tour will be hosted by the Central New York Maple Producers Association and centered at the Holiday Inn in Auburn, N.Y.
The tour opens with a reception, registration and tradeshow on Sunday, July 22. On Monday and Tuesday, the tour will feature visits to a variety of maple operations both large and small. This tour features the scenic Eastern Finger Lakes area and will include a scenic cruise on Skaneateles Lake and tour of an historic water powered flour mill. Sites include niche marketing, energy saving technologies, organic production and sugarbush sites. Cost is set a $170 per person to include the tour, meals and the annual banquet.
For more information, visit www.cornellmaple.com and www.nysmaple.com.
Full Tour Package - $ 170 per person
Sunday evening social, breakfast and lunch on Monday and Tuesday, boat tour, Monday night Banquet and tour transportation.
Single Day - $90 Monday, $70 Tuesday per person
One-day tour, transportation and one lunch (does not include Monday night banquet). Monday includes the boat tour.
Contact Dan Welsh with questions: 315-255-1183, ext. 234.
All registrations must be received by CCE Cayuga no later than July 11, 2012. No registrations will be accepted over the telephone. Visit http://bit.ly/2012nymapletour for the official registration form.
Maple Tour Sites
- Cedarvale Maple Syrup Co.
- Smokey Hollow Maple Syrup
- Schoolyard Sugarbush Sugarhouse Site
- Schoolyard Sugarbush Lakewoods
- Komrowski Maple
- Happy Jack's Maple
- The Old New Hope Mill
- Mid-Lakes Navigation Co.
- Svend O. Heiberg Memorial Forest and Tully Field Station