Maple Grades http://wamc.org en Vermont To Implement New Maple Grading System And Labels In January http://wamc.org/post/vermont-implement-new-maple-grading-system-and-labels-january <p></p><p></p><p>Consumers will soon be unable to purchase “Vermont Fancy” maple syrup. That’s because the state is adopting a new grading and labeling system that officials say better describes the product. Wed, 11 Dec 2013 23:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 79649 at http://wamc.org Vermont To Implement New Maple Grading System And Labels In January Vermont Moving Towards New Maple Labeling System http://wamc.org/post/vermont-moving-towards-new-maple-labeling-system <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont&nbsp; lawmakers are considering dropping the state's traditional maple syrup-labeling system in favor of an international one.<br><br>The Vermont Senate has passed and sent to the House a resolution that supports the Agency of Agriculture’s proposal to adopt an administrative rule to implement international maple grading standards. Vermont Maple Sugarmakers’ Board Chair Jacques Couture explains that the international grading system is brand new. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 23:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 58137 at http://wamc.org Vermont Moving Towards New Maple Labeling System