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Tsilhqot'in land claim decision could affect forest products companies

Source: Daily News | 2014-09-10
A recent Supreme Court decision on the land claim of the Tsilhqot'in Nation changes the landscape and forest products companies may get caught up in the turmoil, warns Aboriginal legal expert James O’Reilly.

Forest Biorefinery Summit calls for submissions

Source: Daily News | 2014-09-02
The Forest Biorefinery Summit is accepting submissions for oral and poster presentations. This international gathering attracts key players from the forest, bioeconomy and chemical sectors , as well as representatives from governments, academia...

Reminder: IFIT funding deadline approaches

Source: Daily News | 2014-09-02
Natural Resources Canada announced in February 2014 that the Investments in Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT) Program was renewed, with an additional $90.4 million. The program is intended help bring the next wave of innovation to market...

Video from Montreal institute supports forestry in Quebec

Source: Daily News | 2014-09-02
For the second year in a row, the Montreal Economic Institute (MEI) went out into the field to film a video showing how forestry activities coexist with wildlife. The resulting short documentary sketches a picture of the Quebec forest from the...

SFI to bring together global forestry and brand leaders in Montreal

Source: Daily News | 2014-08-20
The Sustainable Forestry Initiative® Inc. (SFI®) will bring together stakeholders across a broad spectrum – from landowners to brand owners – to discuss and determine actions related to forests at the SFI Annual Conference....

Metis groups form joint venture to commercialize Alberta forests

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-23
Active Energy Group Plc, an international supplier of industrial wood chip, timber products and forestry management services, has entered into a joint venture agreement to exclusively commercialize in excess of 100,000 hectares of mature...

Mechanical pulping a focus at PAPTAC Atlantic Branch Conference

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-14
A small group of people from local mills and a handful of supplier representatives met on Cape Breton in May for the PAPTAC Atlantic Branch conference. With about 50 attendees, the meeting had the feel of a roundtable session, with peers...

Nominations open for Aboriginal business award for forest industry

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-08
Nominations are open for the 2014 Aboriginal Business Leadership Award, a $5,000 award which recognizes and celebrates First Nations entrepreneurs for their success in a forest products business that exemplifies business leadership, exceptional...

Aggressive action still needed to fight mountain pine beetle in Alberta

Source: Daily News | 2014-06-25
Field surveys indicate this past winter brought both good and bad news for Alberta with regard to the province’s mountain pine beetle populations. Government of Alberta survey results show moderate to high over-winter survival in...

Fraser Institute calls for reform of B.C. log export policies

Source: Daily News | 2014-06-24
A ban on log exports would likely hurt B.C.'s forestry and logging industry, concludes a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent Canadian public policy think-tank.

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