Newsletters Archive

October 6, 2014

This is a transitional action to provide access our archived newsletters. Fall 2014 AB 1504 (Skinner, 2010) – What it Does AB 1504 Public/Stakeholder Comment Period Deadline: September 26, 2014 CCFA’s Response the AB 1504 Implementation EPA Water Map – Docket ID # EPA-HQ-OW-2011-0880 – Stop the EPA’s Water of the United States redefinition CCFA Letter to […]

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The Great Big Leaf Maple Syrup Experiment – update 1

February 19, 2014

When you are starting a feasibility experiment, you don’t want to go whole-hog.  The vendors that cater to the maple syrup crowd sort of assume you’re working at a serious production level.  We really didn’t need 100 spiles, for instance.  So where do you go when you don’t know where to go to shop for […]

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The Great Big Leaf Maple Syrup Experiment

January 13, 2014

I am an inveterate reader of just about anything that lands in front of me, and I stumble across the most interesting tidbits from the oddest sources.  This year, Anchor Brewing Company released their Big Leaf Maple Autumn Red Ale wherein I read that they used Bigleaf Maple sap in the brewing and also related […]

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Webinar Report: California’s Carbon Market – Panacea or Pandora’s box for landowners?

April 15, 2013

The American Tree Farm System hosted a webinar on the California Carbon Market and its associated Forest Project Protocol.  The talk was presented by Charles Kerchner who works for Spatial Informatics Group, LLC, developing offset projects based on the protocol. The projects Mr. Kerchner discussed were implemented in the northeast (Maine, Vermont, and often involved […]

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