Earlier this this year we "completed" construction on our new sugarhouse. It sits at the bottom of our 850 acre sugarbush in Belvidere, Vt. The Sugarhouse is at the low point in the property so sap from all of the trees will flow by gravity downhill to the tanks in the sugarhouse. That makes life easier for us, no pumping, trucking, or collecting sap at midpoints. We used all local contractors to complete the work and used local materials wherever possible. Many of you probably know that building material costs have skyrocketed this year. We feel lucky we...
Barred Woods recently completed the purchase of 450 Acres of pristine forest land in Northern Vermont from the Vermont Land Trust and The Nature Conservancy.