CROGHAN Cornell Cooperative Extension of Lewis County will sponsor a maple tubing workshop from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Lyndakers Maple Orchard, 8735 Soft Maple Road.
Interested participants are encouraged to come prepared for any weather, as the entire workshop will be held in the sugarbush. People will learn to prepare the sugarbush before installing tubing, site considerations, placing mainlines and setting the slope, installing mainline support wires and main lines, sizing mainlines, tubing tools, tap hole sanitation and working with sap ladders, among other ideas.
Maple specialist Stephen Childs will offer the presentation. To preregister by Thursday, call extension at 376-5270.