The Canadian Shield: Foods of the Region
Here are some Web
sites to help you with your research.
One factor that influenced where people lived in
the Canadian Shield was whether the land was good for farming. Around
the town of Kapuskasing, there is an oasis of farmland known as the Clay
Belt. It is good for cattle ranching and mixed farming. You can find out
more about this area by searching this site using the keyword agriculture.
and Agri-Food Canada
Just about everything you wanted to know about agriculture in Canada can
be found at this Web site. It is from the federal Department of Agriculture.
To search for information on the Canadian Shield, you will need to use the
search engine. There are thousands of topics and links at the site. Enter
specific keywords to narrow down your searches.
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