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graphic icon for maple syrup grading school iconInternational Maple Grading School

International Maple Grading School is for maple producers, bulk syrup buyers, state inspectors, and others needing to accurately grade maple syrup or judge maple product entries at fairs and contests. Quality control issues are also addressed. This school provides a strong scientific base combined with intensive hands-on exercises. This approach enables participants to learn how to grade or judge maple products with confidence.

International Maple Grading School

October 29 and 30, 2023
Grafton, Massachussetts

  • Maximum: 25 Participants
  • Cost: $145/Person
  • Registration Deadline: Saturday, October 21, 2023

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2023 Agenda (to be announced)

If you need accommodation to participate in this program, please contact Jason Lilley at jason.lilley@maine.edu, or call 207.781.6099 or 800.287.1495 (in Maine) to discuss your needs. Receiving requests for accommodations at least 10 days before the program provides a reasonable amount of time to meet the request, however, all requests will be considered.

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