Canfor updated its management team in concert with its decision to develop a biofuel plant in Prince George, BC. In other Business news: Walmart signs up Home Depot for its new home delivery business; and California governor vetoes bill that could impact Canada’s forest sector.
In Forestry news: TLA’s Brash says BC forestry vision needed to ensure sector’s future, Canopy calls Walmart’s forestry commitment a game-changer; and billions in proposed spending on US wildfire mitigation is called unworkable. Meanwhile: the Canadian Institute of Forestry AGM kicks-off today; and CFI’s top 10 under 40 includes AFPA’s Janis Simpkins.
Finally, how Canada’s forests are critical to transitioning to a net-zero carbon economy.
Kelly McCloskey, Tree Frog Editor