Tree Sap and Syrup Production Workshop


The Virginia Tech Catawba Sustainability Center will host a field-based workshop focused on the
needs of new and existing tree sap and syrup producers. Sessions will include tapping Black
Walnut, hands-on workshop establishing tubing systems on a nearby maple stand, tour of local
maple syrup operation, and working session on evaporator operation. A special session on
marketing through farmers markets and other outlets will also be included. Please contact
Adam Taylor, Manager, Virginia Tech Catawba Sustainability Center, 5075 Catawba Creek Rd.,
Catawba, VA 24070