Stir It Up! Maple sugaring: New England's cherished spring tradition

An early spring hampered this year's maple syrup production. But at the Davenport Maple Farm in Shelburne, Mass., the taps ran just as they always have done for the past century.

By , Staff Photographer

Joanne Ciccarello / Staff

The pancakes taste better if you first visit the boiler room of the Davenport Maple Farm in Shelburne, Mass.