Local Forestry

Northern Ontario's wood industry receives FedNor funding

Thanks to the Federal Economic Development Initiative in Northern Ontario (FedNor), $600,000 has been put into place to help support the Canadian Wood Council's WoodWORKS! Program.

The funding, announced during a press conference on January 31 at One Kids Place, is designed to enhance and strengthen the regional economy with regards to Ontario's forestry and wood products sector.