from the Ahnishinahbæótjibway (We, the People)
[incomplete & unpublished]
Maple sugaring time is almost here—it’s time to start checking your taps, cleaning your kettles, and getting your wood supply ready to make a good healthy food.
still been using that old method, of the four poles in the ground, with
fork. The old way of hauling sap, and
tapping the trees is just about gone—using wooden stakes.
We’re now using drills and tapping... we’re
using new methods now ...
Wub-e-ke-niew helps Louie and Susan Hallett haul maple sap, about 1985.