Tag Archives: Maple Syrup Fest

06 Apr

2017 Maple Syrup Judging Contest Winners Announced The 6th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest has come and gone, and it was a beautiful day enjoyed by many. The Phelps School was busy all day with visitors excited to learn more about maple syrup on the sugar bush tours and in the new educational classes, and […]

Beekeeping 101 Class

17 Mar

Introduction to Beekeeping at Phelps Maple Syrup Fest 2017                       Come and take part in this inexpensive family-oriented introduction to keeping honey bees.  Learn about this fascinating insect, what it takes to get started, what are the three bees that make up a hive and what […]

Maple Syrup Fest Scholarship

08 Mar

Maple Syrup Fest to Award Scholarship Phelps annual Maple Syrup Fest has been growing over the past few years. 2015 included the introduction of the first ever Maple Syrup Fest scholarship. The committee announced early in 2015 that it would award one scholarship. Syrup sales by local producers and higher than expected attendance allowed the […]

Maple Syrup Judging Contest

06 Mar
Syrup judging contest

Maple Syrup Judging Contest to be held April 1st The 6th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest will again include a maple syrup judging contest on April 1st. Syrups will be judged on density, clarity, color, container, and flavor. The highest point category will be for flavor, which will be judged anonymously by celebrity judges including […]

Phelps Maple Syrup Fest Welcomes Alice in Dairyland

06 Mar
Alice in Dairyland 2017

Alice in Dairyland Visit Phelps on April 1st Phelps Maple Syrup Fest is excited to be welcoming Alice In Dairyland to the popular event on April 1st at the Phelps School. Alice in Dairyland is a one-year, full-time public relations professional employed by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection (WI DATCP). Each […]