maple syrup in leaf-shaped glass bottles
Image by Ian Mackenzie


Maple Syrup Production Workshop and Farm Tour

  • Saturday, February 16, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Do you have an interest in learning more about maple syrup production? If so, please join us for this upcoming workshop and farm tour. Jeff Benjamin of Hill Top Maple Farm will be giving us an overview of syrup production as well as giving us a tour of his maple sugaring operation.

In order to help tailor this workshop to your needs, we are requesting that when you sign up that you let us know what topics you would like to learn more about in this workshop (eg. tapping, sap collection, boiling,processing, finishing, bottling, etc).

Tentative Schedule
9 to 10:30 am—Maple Syrup Production Presentation atthe 4-H Building on the Chemung County Fairgrounds (171 Fairview Rd, Horseheads, NY 14845)

11 am to 12 pm—Tour of Hill Top Maple Farm (433 Parrott Rd, Cayuta, NY 14824)

Cost and Contact Information
Suggested donation of $5 per person. Pre-registration is requested in order to determine topics to cover in presentation as well as to ensure enough seats, handouts, and refreshments. For more information and to register, please contact Shona Ort at 607-734-4453 ext. 227 or

We will be outdoors for the farm tour part of this workshop and request that youplease dress appropriately for it. Thank you. 


Suggested donation of $5 per person


Shona Ort
Agricultural Resource Educator
(607) 734-4453 ext 227