Maple syrup makers tap into new technology

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Maple syrup makers tap into new technology

April 1, 2014 Updated Apr 1, 2014 at 11:05 AM CDT

Maple syrup production has come a long way from metal buckets hung on trees.

High vacuum tubing helps syrup makers draw more sap, and now, a new wireless surveillance system can alert them, remotely, if that tubing springs a leak. Find out more about this story by watching the video below.