Maple Health on the Northern Edge
Algoma Maple Syrup Producers’ Association Presents OMSPA 2018 Summer Tour. Quattro Hotel.
From July 12 to July 14 2018 the Algoma Maple Syrup Producers Association will host the annual Ontario Maple Summer Tour.
The weekend will include technical sessions, BBQ, trade show, banquet and tours of local 10 maple syrup operations.
FULL WEEKEND AGENDA
THURSDAY, JULY 12
8:00 a.m. Trade Show set up
9:00 a.m. Trade Show and Registration open
1:00 p.m. Technical Sessions begin – topics include: underground pipelines, tapping on Crown Land, third party certification, effect of defoliation by forest tent caterpillars, demand for organic syrup
5:00 p.m. Provincial Directors’ Meeting
6:00 p.m. Trade Show and Social gathering
6:30 p.m. Barbecue – usual BBQ fare
FRIDAY, JULY 13
7:45 a.m. OMSPA Annual General Meeting
9:00 a.m. Buses depart for sugar bush tours
a) North of the Sault hosts – Superior Maple, Fiddlehead Farms
b) East of the Sault hosts on St. Joseph Island – Makes Sense Maple, Irwin Maple, Willoughby Maple ~
4:30 p.m. Return to Quattro Hotel in Sault Ste. Marie
4:30 p.m. Trade Show and Social
6:15 p.m. Trade Show closes
6:30 p.m. Banquet, Awards, Auction – Banquet consists of a family -style chicken dinner
SATURDAY, JULY 14
9:00 a.m. Buses depart for more tours all East of the Sault
a) St. Joseph Island hosts – Mountain Maple Products, Crowder’s Maple, Gilbertson’s Maple Products
b) Mainland hosts – MacKenzie’s Maple Products, Vine’ s Maple Products 4:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. Arrive at Quattro Hotel in Sault Ste. Marie
Please stay to enjoy the many sights in our wonderful part of Ontario and then have a safe drive home.
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