Interested in learning more about maple syrup collection systems? Join us for a hands-on workshop where we will be installing an 80 tap collection system with mainlines, lateral line tubing, and a collection tank.
Participants will learn about how to layout and design an effective collection system and gain experience as we install this system at the Dixon Springs Agricultural Center.
The workshop will be held on Saturday, November 9, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Dixon Springs Agricultural Center, located at 354 State Highway 145 N, Simpson, IL 62985.
This event is free and open to the public. lunch will be provided at no cost, but pre-registration is required.
To register, contact: Chris Evans—
Funding for this event provided, in part, by the USDA-ACER program
University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences— United States Department of Agriculture.—Local Extension Councils Cooperating provides equal opportunities in programming and employment.
If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, contact Dixon Springs Ag Center at 618-695-2441.