Economic Opportunities and Industries

The hard work of farming, mining, construction, local business and homemaking balanced with hunting, fishing, family visits, church and school socials have made life in South Frontenac rich, challenging and unforgettable.

Cow Poke

Are you having a hard time keeping the cows in the pasture? Farmers from South Frontenac's past did, too. Click the photo to learn how this cow poke helped the herd.

Ice Tongs

How did people refrigerate before electricity? With ice blocks, of course! Click the photo to learn how this 'cool' idea turned into a whole industry.