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After some of the toughest years in the long history of Maine’s forest products industry, a new, stronger forest economy is emerging thanks to investments of about $1 billion.

Advancing Aroostook Forestry — through video!

 

Every other week the Northern Maine Development Commission (NMDC) does a segment on WAGM called Advancing Aroostook. Jon Gulliver, Director of Investor and Community Relations APP/NMDC, says it’s “just a short 50 seconds on different aspects of economic development or business success stories. In the past we have focused on the growth of the biomass industry in the region, “Education to Industry” initiatives and provided an overview of jobs projections for Aroostook County.”

 If some of the photos look familiar, it’s because they were shot on the tour Patrick Strauch, Mark Doty, Roberta Scruggs and LUPC’s Nick Livesay took of the north Maine woods last fall.

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When: Thu May 14 1:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: MFPC Office, 535 Civic Center Drive, Augusta Maine

MFPC Golf Tournament

MFPC's annual golf tournament - email Sue McCarthy if you would like to sponsor or play in the tournament.
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When: Thu July 9 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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