Tapping and caring for trees overtime

Asked March 14, 2020, 8:41 PM EDT

Is it possible to tell how long someone has been tapping a maple tree based on the tap hole openings

Michigan

1 Response

I do not believe it can be determined by looking at the holes. Once callus tissue grows over the holes all you can see is a healed wound much like from pruning, but no certain date can be determined that I know of.