Ohio Maple Days 2021

Join us on Saturday, December 11th for a day of all things maple!  We will highlight research from Ohi State's two ACER research grants and introduce you to some of our reserach partners from West Virginia and Pennsylvania.  Spottled lanterfly i snow in Ohi so learn its impacts and how producers can help.  We will also talk about ho to improve your public events at the sugarbus and a presentation on a new opportunity for selling bulk syrup.

8:30 am     Registration
9:00 am     Welcome
9:10 am     Ohio’s ACER Grants
                  Ohio Maple Producer Survey - Sayeed Mehmood, Ohio State University, SENR
                  Reds, Silvers, Rilvers and Sugars - Gabe Karns, Ohio State University, SENR
10:00 am   Spotted Lanternfly in Ohio: How Maple Producers Can Help - Amy Stone, Ohio State University             Extension, Lucas County
10:30 am   Break
10:40 am   Forest Management Planning - Kathy Smith, Ohio State University, SENR
11:45 am   Lunch
12:45 pm   Is Agritourism in Your Future - Rob Leeds, Ohio State University Extension, Delaware County
1: 45 pm   Authentic Appalachia - Mike Rechlin, Future Generations University
2: 45 pm   Tapping Red Maple - Abby van den Berg, University of Vermont, Proctor Maple Research Center
3: 30 pm   Speaker Q&A, Visit with vendors
4:00 pm    Safe Travels