Gray's Sugarhouse  
           Ashfield, MA     413-625-6559
 
 

TAPPING PICTURES 2006

This used to be a 2-cycle gasoline powered tapper

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ATVs sure beat using snowshoes years ago when there was more snow in February

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Updated plastic pipeline is no longer on the ground. Notice the farm barn on the left side of the picture.

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Choosing the right spot

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No sap flowing on this day, it was cold!

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This is the 2-cycle gasoline powered tapper

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Clearing the wood chips out so as not to plug the sap spout

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Not much snow on the ground, but ....

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Looking south along North Street, Ashfield, MASS

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Judging from the load on the pickup, looks to be an ambitious outing

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