Maple Syrup 2018

This year was a record setting year! We tapped out the earliest we ever have on February 18th. The 300 taps produced enough sap to make a record breaking 68 gallons (previous record was 60)! With this sweet season now over we are still waiting for the rest of the snow to melt so we…

Sweet Season

This winter has proven a strange one for sure, but as happens each year, the soil begins to thaw and the trees begin to come alive again. A week ago we tapped out the sugar bush (300-350 taps). Since then we have only collected 3 times, but are hoping for some good sugaring weather next…

Mud Season

The change of seasons are exciting, especially as this spring dawns on all our anticipation for the first growing season of Abundance Acres. But with spring in VT, also comes mud season. Wet earth, slushy snow, slop…mud. Of course there are things that keep us busy despite the mud. One favorite spring activity in the…