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Stay up to date on all news concerning Maple Products from Québec through
our press releases, sorted by year in the list bellow.

Information and Interview Requests:
Danielle Pépin, Promotions and Communications Officer
(450) 679-0540, extension 8539 
dpepin@upa.qc.ca
 
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2017


MONDAY, APRIL 3, 2017

Can Pure Maple Syrup Help Reduce Chronic Inflammation? 

The first-ever global symposium solely dedicated to sharing the latest scientific
discoveries on the potential health benefits of 100% pure maple products from Canada
took place on April 2 in San Francisco at the 253rd annual meeting ...

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WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2017 

2017 Maple Festival Celebrates Breakthrough of Maple Products
from Quebec to United Kingdomi 

At the 2017 Maple Festival, the prestigious annual kickoff to the new maple season, Maple Products
from Quebec celebrated a tremendous record of export success in the United Kingdom. The 36%
increase in 2015 over the previous year stemmed...

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2016


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7,2016 

Maple Products from Québec: On a High Cycle  

For the second year running, Québec’s internationally renowned association of maple syrup producers,
the Fédération des producteurs acéricoles du Québec (FPAQ), is proud to be a partner with the
Grands Prix Cyclistes de Québec et de Montréal (GPCQM) 2016 and demonstrate...

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MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2016 

Pure Maple Syrup Research Shows Promise
in the Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease  

As part of a two‐day symposium at the annual meeting of the American Chemical Society, a group of
international  scientists  shared  promising  results  of  24  studies exploring the beneficial effects of natural
products on the prevention of neurodegenerative diseases, particularly Alzheimer’s disease...

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2016 

A Whirlwind of New Flavours from the Maple Masters in 2016  

Four supremely-talented artisans and chefs from across Quebec have joined the select group of 100 Maple
Masters. Each Master has a unique vision (and great love) for Quebec maple products. Chosen by Maple Products
from Quebec for its Maple Masters program, these four new Masters have shown their innovative...

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2016 

Innovative new Study reveals Ecosystem Goods and Services
Generated by Quebec Sugar Bush 

Commonly regarded as the source of delicious maple products, the Quebec sugar bush is now seen in a new
light: as a generator of ecosystem goods and services that are regarded as enormous collective wealth,
indeed of inestimable value. This is the conclusion of a study by Groupe AGÉCO (revealed today...

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2016 

Origin and Destiny: the Remarkable Journey of Quebec Maple 

Maple Products from Quebec launches its 2016 season by telling the unusual story of maple in a presentation
called Origin & Destiny: the Remarkable Journey of Quebec Maple, to an audience of prestigious guests from
Quebec, the United States, United Kingdom and India. The evening, a gastronomic...

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2015


SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2015

Three Quebec Cyclists among Rio Olympics Medal Hopefuls
Supported by Maple Products from Québec  

The Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers (FPAQ) once again affirms its support for the development
of cyclists, at all levels and in all disciplines, by launching its On the Road to Rio with Maple Products from
Quebec program at the Brunch du Mérite cycliste québécois...

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MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2015

Maple Products from Quebec Invites Quebecers
to Create Their Very Own Festive Maple Wreath 

A new and delicious culinary experience is now available for maple lovers: create and personalize a beautiful
festive maple wreath instead of the traditional Yule log to pleasantly surprise family and friends. 
With the new interactive online tool provided...

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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2015

Maple Products from Quebec, a 100% natural energy source for cyclists  

For  the  first  time  in  its  history,  the  Federation  of  Quebec  Maple  Syrup  Producers  (FPAQ)  is  proud 
to  become  one  of  the  partners  of  the  prestigious  Québec  City  and  Montréal Grands Prix Cyclistes races
in 2015. This is a great opportunity to present to the world cycling community the many...

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2015

Delicious Decadence for a Digital World
Innovation and Gastronomy Come Together at ilovemaple.ca  

After the resounding success of the interactive Your Very Own Festive Cake tool, Les Produits d’érable
du Québec is once again inviting web users to try out a new and enticing feature for all occasions:
Your Icing on the Cake. This innovative and interactive application allows consumers to customize...

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2015

$1.4 Million Investment in a New Research Program
on the Food Science Behind Maple   

The Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers (FPAQ) and the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature
et technologies
(FRQNT) announce the launch of the Research Partnership Program on the Food
Science Behind Maple – The Physical Chemistry of Cooking with Maple. Conceived by...

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2015

More Innovative Gastronomy for 2015 from Quebec's Maple Masters
New Product Category Added: Local Cheese and Maple 

This year, six new talented artisans and chefs have joined the select group of 100 Maple Masters from Quebec.
Selected as part of the Maple Masters program created by Les Produits d'érable du Québec, these six creative
artisans have not only demonstrated their unconditional love of maple, but also their ability to innovate...

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2015

Le grand cirque gastronomique de l’érable: from Innovative Research to Innovative Dishes 

CAs part of the 2015 Maple Festival, the Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers (FPAQ) celebrated
the launch of the new season with Le grand cirque gastronomique de l’érable, a themed evening showcasing
the latest culinary creations from 20 Maple Masters. The event, which took place at Cirque Éloize ...

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2015

Les Produits d’érable du Québec Becomes the Official Energy Source
of the Fédération québécoise des sports cyclistes 

Les Produits d’érable du Québec and the Fédération québécoise des sports cyclistes (FQSC) are combining
their expertise to support cycling and cyclists from all categories and disciplines. With this partnership,
Les Produits d'érable du Québec will become the official energy source of the FQSC. It is the first...

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2014


TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014 

Could Maple Syrup be a Better Choice in Controlling Blood Sugar?

There is more good news about pure maple syrup. Researchers from the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Japan joined together on March 16th at the annual meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS), in Dallas, Texas, for a full-day symposium devoted to a number of studies that examined potential new health benefits found...

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