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Commercial Maple Syrup Production Public Forum

When:
October 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
2018-10-20T11:00:00-05:00
2018-10-20T14:00:00-05:00
Where:
Whitecap Mountains
9106 W County Rd E
Upson Wi 54565
Cost:
$5, includes lunch
Contact:
715-561-2695

Many in & around Iron County enjoy making maple syrup to share with family & friends, but how many of us have thought about next steps towards developing a maple syrup economy?

Join the conversation to explore how we can engage this abundant ( & delicious!) natural resource to expand local economies!

Forum Panelists:  Joe Polak, of Maple Hollow, commercial maple syrup producer & equipment distributor.   Jeremy Solin, of Tapped Maple Syrup, featuring small batch, infused & barrel-aged maple syrup.       Margaret Bau, of the USDA Rural Development, specializing in cooperative development.

Forum Agenda:  10:30-11am: Registration, refreshments & mingling.  11-Noon: Panelist presentations.  Noon-12:45pm: Build your own sandwich lunch & networking.   12:45-2pm: Questions for panelists & small group discussions.