average is the 4th largest producer of maple syrup in the United States
adding $5 million to Ohio's economy annually. In 1840 during the first
ever Agricultural census conducted during the sixth United States
census, Ohio was the largest producer of maple syrup and maple
sugar. Deforestation for lumber, farming land, charcoal, and the
like directly impacted Ohio's maple syrup production.
OSU Maple Programs
OSU Extension Maple Program Leaders
Dr. Gary Gaham, Extension Specialist, OSU Extension, Wooster
Dr. Randy Heiligman, Extension Specialist, OSU Extension, Columbus
Mr. Les Ober, Information Associate, OSU Extension, Geauga County
Mr. Ron Becker, Program Coordinator, OSU Extension, Wayne County
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