Backyard Birch Tapping Basics
Publication Number: FNH-00150
Author/Sponsor: Julie Cascio & Valerie Barber
This publication has everything you need to know to start collecting and processing birch sap for syrup. There is information on when to collect sap and how to choose the right-size trees, insert taps (spiles), collect and store the sap, and process the sap into syrup. There are numerous photographs as well as information on nutrients in birch sap.