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Friday, March 14, 2008


Sap to Syrup

Charlie and Meg Davis filter the maple sap they collected before they boil it down to make syrup. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)
NATURAL PANCAKE TOPPING. Sap drips slowly from a local maple tree into a collection bucket. Maple syrup to follow. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho))
SWEET SIGN OF SPRING. Third-grader Meg Davis collects sap from maple trees on her family’s property. To make one gallon of maple syrup, she will have to collect 40 gallons of sap. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)  



Buckets hang on the Hilton's maple trees collecting sap that will be made into syrup. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)


SPRING SPROUT. It won’t be long now. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)

SLIPPERY SNOWSUIT. Two-year-old Claire Beckley takes her turn on the slide at Diment Park last Sunday.




2008 The Carlisle Mosquito