Maple Sugaring at Johnsons Side Hill Farm

New Sugarhouse for the 2019 season

Maine Maple Syrup

 

 

March 2019- We're producing Maple Syrup. Stop by Johnsons Side Hill Farm to check out the new Sugarhouse and get a fresh supply of Maple Syrup.

 Google Maps Directions:

Johnsons Side Hill Farm
481 Creasey Ridge Road
Mapleton, ME 04757

You can also buy our Maple Syrup at
Morning Star Art & Framing
422 Main St Presque Isle, ME 04769

  • sugar1
    Foundation for our new Sugarhouse
  • sugar2
    Starting the walls of our Sugarhouse
  • sugar3
    Closeup of dovetail corners
  • Tapping Maple Trees

    Tapping Maple Trees at Johnsons Side Hill Farm

  • Steam from the Sugarhouse

    Maple scented steam from our old sugarhouse

  • Evaporator

    Our New Sugarhouse March 2019

  • March snow

    Plenty of snow to move, mid-March 2019

  • vacuum

    Our new vacuum system for collecting Maple sap

  • Trees taps

    Taps and new vacuum lines throughout our Maple woodlot

  • mid Apr

    mid-April 2019, Robins arrived, snow is melting

 

sugar House

The above photos show the new Sugarhouse construction started late 2017.

March 2019 we moved into to the new log building at Johnsons Side Hill Farm.

Below is our wood-fired evaporator. In 2019 we added a new vacuum system and have close to 800 trees tapped.

New Evaporator early 2017

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