A businessman in Missoula has been tapping trees since 2019 and selling his wares and now others in the state are starting to take notice. His approach is unique which is what attracted an arborist in Billings, Mt.
BILLINGS – David Knudson of Missoula is the owner of Montana Maple Works and started tapping trees commercially in 2019.
He has a unique approach to his craft, one that’s caught the attention of a local arborist in Billings.
“My business model is very different from the conventional sugar producer that has one large pan and one large sugar shack that makes just one bottle of syrup or maybe a few different grades of dark or light,” said Knudson.
What started as a hobby for Knudson built itself into a business and that presented another opportunity.
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