Local Forestry

OttawaValleyWood.com wins award

The County of Renfrew is trying to introduce the forestry industry to the Internet and "The Google Generation," and it has received an award for its efforts.

At the annual conference of the Economic Developers Council of Ontario (EDCO), held from Feb. 5-7 in London, OttawaValleyWood.com earned the county the Ontario Economic Development Award, set up, according to a report filed by the county development and property committee, to recognize "excellence in marketing and product development utilizing technology."