Chautauqua Maple Promotion Day – Thursday, March 16th


Article Contributed by
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County

The Maple Producers Association of the Chautauqua Region (MPACR) and the Chautauqua County Farm Bureau invite you to attend the annual Chautauqua Maple Promotion Day on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 starting at 10:00 AM, at Big Tree Maple, owned and operated by Lloyd and David Munsee, in Lakewood, NY (

This event will be held on their sugarhouse and sales room:
2040 Holly Lane, Lakewood, NY 14750.

The purpose of the event is to “kick off” the maple season with a ceremonial tree tapping event, promoting the maple industry in Chautauqua County as well as the up coming Maple Weekend, on March 18th and 19th and March 25th and 26th.

Maple Weekend is a collaborative marketing event in which producers from across New York State open their doors to the public in order to increase awareness of the maple industry in NY.

If you have any questions or concerns about this event, please contact David Munsee, President of the Maple Producers Association of the Chautauqua Region at 716-664-7414 or