Start of the Maple Season for New Hampshire kicks off in Keene, NH

Posted by on Mar 14, 2011 in Business Insurance, Downey Insurance, Farm Insurance, Insurance

KEENE, N.H.—Maple season is under way in New Hampshire, and Gov. John Lynch is getting in on the action.

Joined by his wife and local school children, Lynch will tap a tree in Keene on Monday to officially mark the start of the season.

In the last few years, New Hampshire has produced between 90,000-100,000 gallons of syrup a year, which adds up to nearly $5 million in annual revenue through the sale of maple products  – Article from Boston.com

Downey Insurance Group in Keene, NH and Brattleboro, VT proudly insures maple farms in New England.  Also don’t forget  Co-Op Insurance has just announced a new Group Discount Program for the New Hampshire Maple Producers AssociationThis discount can be applied your current Co-Op policy, or we can help you start a new policy if you would like to take advantage of this program. If you are a maple producer in NH and you are not a member the Maple Producers Association you can fill out an application on their website linked here: http://www.nhmapleproducers.com/application.html

NHMPA members will receive 10% off of Farm, Home and Auto insurance with CO-OP!   This is essentially the same group discount that the Vermont Maple Producers Association has enjoyed for years.  Thanks Co-Op for making this available to the great people of NH!  Visit our website http://www.downeyinsurance.com/ or call us for additional information at 603-439-2022 or stop by our office in Keene, NH at 45 Summer Street.