Merritt, B.C.-based Valley Carriers Ltd. is profiled in the Canadian Forest Industries Magazine. The article showcases how Valley Carriers was able to pivot their business to take advantage of new opportunities, thanks in part to funding from the Forest Enhancement Society of BC.
Here is an excerpt:
“We always had that value-added piece of, ‘What can we do with this fibre to turn it into a product that people can use?’”Ben Klassen, CEO, Valley Carriers Ltd.
So, when the Forest Enhancement Society of BC (FESBC) put out a call for proposals in the fall of 2020, Klassen saw an opportunity to bring economic and environmental benefits to the community…FESBC approved a grant of $416,029 to Valley Carriers for this project, which began in December 2020.Canadian Forest Industries Magazine
To read the full story, visit: Bridging the gap: Log hauler transitions to grinding residual fibre – Wood Business
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Forest Enhancement Society of BC
Aleece Laird, Communications Liaison
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