Backyard Sugarin (A Complete How-To Guide)


$12.99


Backyard Sugarin' (A Complete How-To Guide) From the back cover From buying equipment to tapping your own trees to boiling the sap, this is the classic guide to making maple syrup. "This is a third, updated edition of a little book that swept maple sugarin's buffs off their feet when it first appeared. This one tells you how you can make maple syrup right in your own backyard without having to build a sap house or buy buckets, holding tanks, evaporators and other expensive paraphernalia of time-honored sugarin'. It's got detailed "how-to" information in it, and it makes some noteworthy revelations--including tips sugarers across the country have shared with me since the book was first published. If you have a hankering to try your hand at sugarin', or if you know of someone who does, you really ought to buy this book, right now. It's bound to save you (or your friend) far more money than its modest cost."--From the Author Contents INTRODUCTION PLANNING AHEAD TREES, TAPS AND SAPS Selecting Your Trees When, How and Where to Tap Buckets and Pails Dealing with Frozen Sap Sap Storage HOMEMADE EVAPORATORS Engineering Principles of Backyard Evaporators Evaporator Pans Building a Homemade Evaporator Cement Block Evaporator Basic Block Sugarin' Rig Basic Block With Stack and Damper High Capacity Block Rig with Multiple Pans Semi-pro Cement Block Rig Steel Drum and Tank Evaporators 25 Gallon Drum Evaporator in Stone Wall 50 Gallon Drum Evaporator, Wood Fired 50 Gallon Drum Evaporator, Oil Fired Converted Oil Storage Tank, Oil Fired Double Pan, Converted Water Pressure Tank Backyard Barbecue Conversion Congressman's Box Stove Conversion THE BOILING DOWN PROCESS Step by Step on the Author's Rig Canning and Storage Making Maple Sugar (For Those Who Dare) ANONYMOUS REVELATIONS FROM BACKYARDERS MUSINGS OF A BACKYARD SUGARER INDEX

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This product was added to our catalog on Monday 12 July, 2010.



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