Welcome to Bascom Maple Farms
Your source for equipment, supplies and more!
Customer Appreciation Sale. Now through May 30th, 10% off all new equiment. (Does not apply to used equipment, drums or kegs, or association containers).
Join us for our Open House Friday, May 1st and Saturday, May 2nd. Both days we will have a Leader Vortex running, and representatives from various companies here. There will be various seminars going on through out the day. Some of the speakers this year include: Steve Childs from Cornell Maple Program, Tim Wilmot from UVM Extension, Matt Gordon the Executive Director of the Vermont Sugar Makers Association, Mike Farrell from Cornell Maple Program, and Speakers from Leader Evaporator Company. There will be free food for those that attend. We hope to see you at our Open House.
Schedule of Events for May 1st and May 2nd (Same Both Days) Seminars in Bold
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Showroom and Equipment Sales Counter Open
8:00 am – 10:30 am Free Coffee and Donuts, Register for Door Prizes
9:00 am – 3:00 pm Demonstrations and Displays Ongoing
9:30 am – 10:45 am Everything about Making Maple Sugar Candy
9:30 am - 10:45 am Using 3/16" Tubing for Sap Collection with Gravity and with a Pump
9:30 am - 10:45 am New Grading System, Maintaining Maple's Reputation, and Growing our Market Share
11:00 am – 3:00 pm Free Hot Dogs, Salads, Chips, Drinks and Desserts
11:00 am – 12:15 pm What is Wrong with These Pictures
11:00 am - 12:15 pm Identifying and Controlling Invasive Plants in the Sugarbush: New Research on Taphole Injury in Red Maples
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm Visit with Vendors, Check out the Showroom, Enjoy some Lunch, Visit with Producers
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Maple Cotton Candy, Maple Cheese Cake and Maple in Recipes
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm How to Make Money at Sugaring
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Reverse Osmosis – Sizing, Operating, and Cleaning an RO
3:30 pm Saturday Only Drawing for Door Prizes. Winners Will Be Notified if Not Present.
In addition to the seminars, we will have several displays set up with information, demonstrations, and representatives from various businesses and agencies to answer questions on products and services available to sugar makers. We will also have a Leader Vortex in operation.
Bascom Maple Farms has been supplying maple producers with our large inventory of supplies and new and used equipment from our facilities in Alstead, New Hampshire.
We are pleased to offer you our full line of maple supplies and equipment through our secure e-commerce system -- now online! Our large inventory of used equipment is also available in the store.
You will always receive excellent customer service from Bascoms. We have been maple producers for several generations and are here to provide you with expert advice and product information.
Bascoms is always buying and selling bulk syrup. If you have a good year we will buy any extra syrup you have, and if you have a year where you do not make enough syrup Bascoms is here for you. We also take syrup in trade for any maple supplies you may need.
On-Line Store Access for Existing Customers
Our new on-line store is now up and running. In order to log in to the new store your e-mail address is required - if you've provided us with your e-mail address we've set up access for you. To see if you have access simply click the link below and enter your e-mail address. If you get a message indicating that we've sent you an e-mail, check your e-mail and follow the instructions to set your password. Otherwise please call us at (603) 835-6361 so we can set you up.