‘Exhaustive’ Forestry Plan Includes Everyone, says Premier Dwight Ball

New wage subsidies and a bigger industry in Labrador are just some of the points that have come together to form a mega plan of sorts for the forestry industry in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Premier Dwight Ball, along with Minister of Fisheries and Land Resources Gerry Byrne, announced the plan Monday in Corner Brook, where they were joined by many in the industry.”In my history, this will be the first time I’ve seen anything that has been so exhaustive where we’ve included all aspects of the industry — Corner Brook Pulp and Paper, the industry association themselves, our educational institutions,” said Ball.

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