News and Events

Explore recent news and events relating to New Hampshire maple production.

Summer Meeting is just 2 weeks away! Join us August 14 at Shaker Village!

Please join us at the summer meeting on Saturday, August 14 at the Shaker Village in Canterbury. The Village is one of NH’s most iconic and historic properties, so we hope you can join us. Registration will include a boxed lunch and the Innovations and Inventions tour from a member of the Shaker staff. The […]

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NHMPA Board of Directors Meeting: Thursday August 5

The NHMPA Board will meet Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 7pm. If you want to attend the meeting, send an email to be included in the meeting invitation.

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Maple is Versatile

Maple products are used in many areas from cooking to medicinal research When most people think of maple syrup, they think of the sweet substance that goes on top of their pancakes or waffles. But did you know maple syrup is used in many more ways than just a way to sweeten your breakfast? In […]

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NHMPA Board of Directors Meeting: Thursday July 8

The NHMPA Board will meet this Thursday, July 8, 2021 at 7pm. If you want to attend the meeting, send an email to be included in the meeting invitation.

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2021 International Maple Conference October 18-20

The NY State Maple Producers’ Association is proud to host the 2021 International Maple Conference, the annual meetings of NAMSC and IMSI, in Niagara Falls, NY, just one block from the “8th wonder of the world.” Come and have fun, meet old friends and colleagues, and make new friends and contacts at the industry’s premiere […]

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IMSI PHOTO CONTEST

YOU COULD WIN $200 – IMSI PHOTO CONTEST Greetings all, the IMSI is looking for beautiful images! Share them and you could win $200! Show us the recipes you make, photos of sugaring and your special products, or maybe a spectacular photo of a maple forest or your sugar house. We want to share the […]

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2021 Summer Gathering Tank newsletter

Check out our Summer 2021 edition of The Gathering Tank newsletter.

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Osborn Family Sugar House Wins the Carlisle Award for Best NH Maple Syrup

As interesting as 2020 was, there was at least one thing that was not affected: the sap running from the trees. Because there was still sap, that meant sugarmakers still did what they do, so there would still be a Carlisle Award to win. Under usual circumstances, entries for the Carlisle Award must be qualified […]

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Summer Meeting August 14

We have confirmed the summer meeting for Saturday, August 14 at the Shaker Village in Canterbury. Registration will include a boxed lunch and outdoor tour from a member of the Shaker staff. Click here to register now!

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Maple is Pure

100% Pure Maple Syrup is only table syrup made from only one ingredient – maple sap.  It is written on every label: “100% Pure Maple Syrup.” But what is it about pure maple syrup that makes it “pure?” A deeper look into the sweetener shows there are certain scientific and sentimental elements that give it […]

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In second year of pandemic, Maple Weekend becomes Maple Month

March is prime maple-sugaring time, creating the best conditions for local producers and hobbyists to collect sap and turn it into the New England staple. This month, producers are opening the doors to their sugarhouses to give interested residents a peek at the process. READ MORE

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Local sugar houses open doors for Maple Month

March is prime maple sugaring time, creating the best conditions for local producers and hobbyists to collect sap and turn it into the New England staple. This month, producers are opening the doors to their sugar houses to give interested residents a peak at the process. READ MORE

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Governor Sununu kicks off New Hampshire Maple Month

TEMPLE, N.H. — On Friday March 12, Governor Christopher Sununu formally kicked off New Hampshire Maple Month with the annual ceremonial tree tapping. This year’s tapping took place at Connelly Brothers Dairy Farm in Temple, NH. Governor Sununu also recognized the 75th anniversary of NH County Conservation Districts by signing a proclamation honoring 2021 as […]

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NH Maple social media ads generate high interest

CONCORD, N.H. — The NH Dept of Agriculture, Markets & Food launched a new maple season social media advertising campaign on March 1. The new campaign on Facebook and Instagram, features a short video and a link for further information and will run for the entire month, coinciding with NHMPA’s Maple Month celebration. The maple […]

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Annual NH Maple Tree Tap with the Governor

Annual Governor’s Tap! Friday, March 12, 2021 at 9 am Connolly Brothers Dairy Farm, 140 Webster Hwy, Temple NH 03084 Find the sweet spot near you! One option: Connolly Brothers Dairy Farm in Temple, where Governor Chris Sununu will tap the ceremonial NH maple tree. For nearly 50 years, the Governor’s Tap has welcomed the […]

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NH Seal of Quality presentation from Feb 12, 2021

Feb 16, 2021:  NHMPA members, check out the NH Seal of Quality presentation that was delivered to us on Friday Feb 12, 2021! Link to the presentation is here:  Seal of Quality Maple 2021 If you have any issues with downloading the presentation and would like a copy emailed to you, please email Chris Olsen […]

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News from the NHMPA – January 2021

News from the Board of Directors | REMINDER – Annual Meeting Postponed to May 22nd at the Common Man, Plymouth NH

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Dear NHMPA Membership,

Dear NHMPA Membership, The new Online Marketplace link is in place on the NHMPA Homepage for all who’ve signed up.  If you didn’t get your sugarhouse name sent in yet, please be sure to do so before October 29th.  The link listing will only be updated again on November 1st and December 1st. To be […]

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NHMPA June 2020 Email Update

Read about updates regarding our new Vice President Dave Kemp and COVID-19 related news.

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2020 Summer Gathering Tank Newsletter

Check out our May 2020 Gathering Tank Newsletter.   View Newsletter

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2020 Carlisle Award Winners

 2020 Carlisle Award Winners At the January 25, 2020 Annual Meeting the Carlisle Award was awarded to Scarinza’s Sugarhouse in Randolph, NH. Second Place was awarded to Hunt’s Sugar House in Hillsboro, NH Third Place was awarded to Journey’s End Maple in Pittsfield, NH Fourth Place was awarded to Atkins Family Sugarhouse in Washington, NH […]

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Fadden’s Sugar House Wins the Carlisle Award for Best NH Maple Syrup

Union, NH: The New Hampshire Maple Producers Association (NHMPA) is proud to announce that the winner of this year’s Lawrence A. Carlisle Memorial Trophy for the best NH-made maple syrup is Fadden’s Sugar House in North Woodstock, NH. A multigenerational NH maple producing family, Fadden’s Sugar House is no stranger to sweet success. The family’s […]

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Support from Senator Shaheen and Senator Hassan

Support from Senator Shaheen and Senator Hassan   Please read the link below and see how our senators are trying to help the NH maple sugaring industry. https://www.murphy.senate.gov/download/61617-acer-access-and-development

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Sad News to Report

Sad News to Report NHMPA member Eric Johnson of Andover, owner of Tucker Mountain Maple passed away on March 15. Please click here to view an article on the Dedication of the Johnson Family Sugarhouse

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Fadden Family Honored By NH Legislation

Fadden Family Honored By NH Legislation James Fadden, Jr., along with his father, James, Sr. and his son James, were all honored Thursday, February 19, with separate proclamations from the NH Senate and the NH House in recognition of their unprecedented 7th win of the Lawrence A. Carlisle Memorial Trophy awarded by the NH Maple […]

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