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Whynott, Douglas, 1950-

The sugar season a year in the life of maple syrup, and one family's quest for the sweetest harvest / [electronic resource] : Douglas Whynott. - 1 online resource (viii, 279 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations

The extent of the shock is equivalent to the rate of the flow -- The public still thinks we're doing it in the mythic way -- Earliest boil ever -- Straight at it and all out -- The first full-time sugarmaker -- A gallon every 22 seconds -- A sugarhouse full of sound and everybody coming around -- Short, sweet, and of high quality -- Here for the history -- The sugar machine -- You need a mountain -- Why be competitors when you can be cooperators? -- The forecast -- Aren't you afraid, Mr. Bureau? -- The sugar camps of St. Aurelie -- The route of the sugarmakers -- Seasons of change -- Summer in March -- Sugar on snow -- Most of Maine is downstairs.

Follows one New England family as they struggle to preserve an ancient, lucrative, and threatened agricultural art -- the sweetest harvest, maple syrup.

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Maple sugar.
Maple sugar industry.
Maple syrup.
Maple syrup industry.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Food Science.
Maple sugar.
Maple sugar industry.
Maple syrup
Maple syrup industry.


Electronic books.
Electronic books.

SB239.M3 / W49 2014e TP395

664.132

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