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Samantha Stoddard, Loan Officer at Farm Credit East in Bedford, NH stopped by our Cram Hill studio and talked about the banking industry, farm loans and leases and her role at Farm Credit East.

Direct download: Farm_Credit_East.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:24am EDT
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Phone interview with Keith Schiebel, FFA Advisor at Vernon-Verona-Sherrill High School.  Keith talked about the upcoming Winter Maple Conference and Trade Show he organizes each year at the school located in Verona, New York.  This year's event is scheduled for January 3rd and 4th, 2014.  He also spoke about his school's successful maple program.

Direct download: Keith_Schiebel.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:54am EDT
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Mike Farrell from Cornell University sits down and talks about his new book, The Sugarmakers Companion

Direct download: Mike_Farrell.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:12am EDT
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I spoke with Thien-ly Nguyen-Dang, President, and Martin Carrier, Vice President of Smartrek Technologies.  Smartrek manufactures vacuum, pressure, and sap level monitoring systems as well as auto pump starting systems.  We also discussed Martin's 52,000 tap sugaring operation.

Direct download: Smartrek_Technologies_eq.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:33am EDT
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I spoke with Pete Haas, owner of Hillside Plastics, and Bill Hamer, Director of Sales and Marketing.  We talked about Sugarhill jugs, other products manufactured by Hillside Plastics and the maple business in general.

Direct download: Hillside_Plastics_edit.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:39pm EDT
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I sat down with Eric and talked about New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association (NHTOA) where he works.  We also spoke about modifications he is making in his sugaring operation, as well as other life changes.

Direct download: Eric_Johnson_fellow_Mapletrader.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:59pm EDT
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I spoke with Stephane Gonthier about his his role at Versaprofiles, a plastic tubing manufacturer best known in the maple industry for their IPL tubing.  We discussed their current products and the changes in maple tubing technology over the years.  

Direct download: _Veraplastics_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:36pm EDT
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I spoke with Vicki about her job at the New Hampshire department of Agriculture.  We talked about her roll as a maple inspector and what she checks for as a maple inspector and the deparments roll in the New Hampshire Maple industry.

Direct download: Maple_Guys_vicki_Smith.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:25pm EDT
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Bill Skarvla,Owner of Harmony Hills Vineyard in Bethel,Ohio discusses his expriences since discovering the Asian long-horned beetle in one of his maple trees on his property

Direct download: Interveiw_with_Bill.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:09pm EDT
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Talking with Rock about H2O business in water treatment and the maple RO business.  Also talking about about other maple equipment they make.

Direct download: Rocky_H2O_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:48pm EDT
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