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Cornell Maple Program

Sugar Maple Research & Extension



Cornell University Uihlein Sugar Maple Field Station is dedicated to providing cutting edge applied research the maple industry. We are self-funded through sale of syrup, research grants, and donations. Should you be interested in making a tax-deductible monetary or equipment donation, please go to: or contact the Uihlein Maple Research forest at or (518) 523-9337.

Your gift is to support Cornell’s Uihlein Maple Research Forest efforts.

Areas of Research Needing Funding:

• Developing methods for propagating and planting “super sweet” sugar maples.
• Creating efficient ways to increase the health and sustainability of a maple forest.
• Developing syrup from beech trees.
• Maple value added product development.
• Developing markets for recycling used maple plastic tubing.






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