University of Vermont

Campus Photo Tour

Image of the proctor building

Maple research at UVM began in the early 1890s

Proctor Maple Research Center

map of showing location of Proctor Maple Research Center  in the UVM campus

What happens here – Visitors to this field research station of the Department of Plant Biology (est. 1946) in Underhill Center, can see first-hand how maple syrup is made. Research has centered on the sugar maple tree and its products--sap and syrup.