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Full of gas

By Paul Hetzler While foods like beans and cabbage give us gas, there’s one case where gas gives us food. Fortunately, it’s not the same kind of gas. Turns out, maple syrup is gas-powered. The reason maples run in spring is because their sapwood is charged with tiny...

A mono-specific sugarbush

By Denise Markhame Mono-specific sugarbush is the designation given to a sugar bush that is devoid of companion species; so, a mono-culture environment. I learned this term from the Ministere de l’Agriculture, des Pecheries et de l’Alimentation du Quebec...

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