Despite a 20% decrease from last year’s record-breaking output, Vermont’s 2023 maple production, totaling 2.05 million gallons, ensured the state maintained its position as the nation’s leading producer. The USDA reported a 15% drop in national production, totaling 4.18 million gallons, but Vermont’s steady contribution continues to solidify its prominence in the industry. Even amidst fluctuating yields, the Green Mountain State’s prowess in maple production remains unrivaled.
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