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Michael Greer collecting sap in front of a house in downtown Potsdam

Michael Greer collecting sap from a maple tree in downtown Potsdam. He taps around 450 maple trees, only a few of which are his own.  The rest come from roughly 25 property owners who give allow him to tap their trees in return for a cut of the syrup. Photo by Ricky Blackburn. 2017. Potsdam, NY.

For more information, check out our story on Michael Greer’s unconventional sugaring operation.

  • Where: Potsdam
  • When: 2010-2020
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  • Photographer: Ricky Blackburn
  • Donor: Ricky Blackburn
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