The McRae Lumber Company is located in Whitney, Ontario and has been manufacturing high quality hardwood and softwood products for over 90 years.
In an effort to add to their product mix and create efficiencies, McRae's applied to the Eastern Ontario Development Program through Community Futures for funding support. The non-repayable funding contribution they received made it possible for them to move ahead with their desired equipment upgrades. The innovative upgrades have resulted in a variety of positive outcomes: new markets, efficiencies and ergonomic improvements.
See and hear the story for yourself in this 2 minute Success Story video: