Information and Events for Maple Syrup Producers

Links to the handouts from the 2020 program are at the bottom of the page.

2020 Ohio Maple Days Registration - January 23, 24, 25

Maple Equipment Dealers Serving Ohio

North American Maple Syrup Producers Manual (pdf)

Ohio Maple Rules & Regulations 2018 A Brief Summary of Regulations Governing Maple Syrup Production in Ohio, A Guide for Ohio Maple Syrup Producers

Reporting to USDA NASS

Does FSMA's Preventive Controls Rule Apply to your Maple Operation?


Maple Price Trends 2016

The Declaration of Added Sugars on Honey, Maple Syrup, and Other Single Ingredient Sugars & Syrups...

Guidance for Industry Declaration of Added Sugars on Honey, Maple Syrup and other products

United States Maple Syrup Production posted June 12, 2019

NASS Statistics (2017 full report)

NASS 2017 Census by County (Maple)

NASS 2017 Census Maple Taps/Operation Size (Maple)

Understanding NASS Maple Surveys

Ohio Maple Syrup No Longer Part of USDA Reporting 1

Ohio Maple Syrup No Longer Part of USDA Reporting 2

Reporting to NASS Maple DIgest article May 2018

2019 Ohio Maple Days Questionaire Data Summary

Grades & Flavors

Grade Comparison

Revised US Standards for Grades

IMSI Maple Grade (5x7 card)

IMSI Maple Grade (Poster)

Judging Maple Syrup Poster

Maple Off Flavors - Tasting Maple

Maply Syrup Density - When is it Syrup?


Good Management Practices for Lead

Chart for Lead Containing Items

Labeling & Batch Coding

Batch Coding

ODA Maple & Label factsheet

Nutrition Facts Label

Operation Registration

Decision Tree For Registering with FDA

Guidance About Registering Food Facilities

FDA Registration Form

Questions & Answers About Registering

Sugarhouse Aesthetics and Maple Marketing

Sugarhouse Aesthetics and What Customers See

Sweet Signs for Maple Marketing


Maple Syrup Industry at a Glance

Maple Syrup Price Trends

Influence of Dempgraphics on Syrup Industry

Maple Syrup Production in Ohio

Filter Press Operation

Lease Agreement

Sugarbush Lease Agreement

Healthy Forest Practices Grants

Sugarbush Thinning

Business Transitions

Planning for the Successful Transition of Your Agricultural Business