MAKE MAPLE SYRUP PART I: Learning how to make maple syrup is a great project for the family. This first part covers choosing the trees, placing the taps, and collecting sap. A subsequent post will cover boiling it off to produce delicious syrup. From http://ouroneacrefarm.com/make-maple-syrup-choosing-trees-getting-sap/
Leading site for home based maple sugaring, sap collection and making maple syrup. The goal of Tap My Trees is to promote tapping maple trees by families at home. Collecting maple sap is a green, environmentally sustainable process that can be enjoyed by anyone with a healthy, mature maple tree. This site provides you with step-by-step instructions on how to tap your maple trees and turn sap into maple syrup.