Weekend Wall Street Journal readers might recognize this headline! Wildwood doesn't have insider tips on Maple futures. However, we do have a weather related suggestion.
The drought's still on every gardener's mind but the recent rains are relieving stress. They're also bringing a lot of water. In the case of standing water, this can be bad. Unless you're growing water lilies and a Taxodium, most plants hate swamps. It rots their roots!
Try to provide places for water to go. Preferably in your yard where it can soak down to your local aquifer!