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Speed of tapping does not influence maple sap yieldsAuthor(s): H. Clay Smith; Richard J. LaMore
Source: Research Note NE-132. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionResults of this study showed no statistical difference in the quantity or sweetness of sugar maple sap collected from tapholes that were drilled with a variety of tappers running at different drilling speeds
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CitationSmith, H. Clay; LaMore, Richard J. 1971. Speed of tapping does not influence maple sap yields. Research Note NE-132. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
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