Climate Change Could Affect Future Sugaring
Unpredictable weather has affected the beginning of sap gathering, and some in the industry are concerned that climate change is to blame. Ideally, sap gathering requires warmer days, followed by freezing nights, a pattern that hasn’t been consistent in recent years. Although some feel that it’s just nature taking its course, others are worried that the threat of climate change could hurt sugaring operations for future generations. Read more.