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Spring Break Camp Day #2: Topsoil Tuesday

Today, campers got the dirt on dirt! Our second day of Spring Break Camp involved a multitude of hands-on activities that centered around our theme of soil, rocks, and minerals. We started the day in the barn by observing various … Continue reading

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Spring Break Camp Day #1: Maple Monday

We started off our first day of Spring Break Camp with Maple Monday! As maple tapping season is wrapping up, the timing was perfect to show campers how maple sugaring operations run at Tollgate. March is prime time for sap … Continue reading

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2019 MS Farm Sprouts – Week #4 Wednesday PM

Spring has arrived and yet, the sap is still flowing! We’re closing in on having one of our best year’s yet in terms of maple syrup production! With these extended freezing nights and warm days, the sap has been flowing … Continue reading

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2019 MS Farm Sprouts – Week #4 Wednesday AM

Spring has arrived and yet, the sap is still flowing! We’re closing in on having one of our best year’s yet in terms of maple syrup production! With these extended freezing nights and warm days, the sap has been flowing … Continue reading

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Greetings From the Tollgate Farm Manager

Greetings All, March is maple syrup season! The 2019 Tollgate maple syrup season officially got underway Saturday, February 23rd with a very successful tree tapping extravaganza! Many eager volunteers came to Tollgate to assist in this activity day. We tapped … Continue reading

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