mo. department of conservation http://kbia.org en MU forestry students take maple syrup to market http://kbia.org/post/mu-forestry-students-take-maple-syrup-market <p>University of Missouri forestry students have created maple syrup with a black and gold touch.</p><p><a href="http://www.columbiamissourian.com/a/159387/mu-professor-uses-grant-to-educate-on-turning-sap-into-syrup/" target="_blank">The Columbia Missourian report</a>s the MU Ag Foundation provided a $15,000 grant to help students and landowners produce "MUple" syrup.</p><p>Ten students at the university's Baskett Wildlife Research and Education Center near Ashland worked on the pancake-ready project. They purchased 100 taps and a new evaporator to remove water from the tree sap.</p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 14:16:13 +0000 Associated Press 30038 at http://kbia.org MU forestry students take maple syrup to market