The main agricultural activity in the region is the production of apples.
Autoroute 640 runs through Saint-Joseph-du-Lac.
Visit Les Vergers Lafrance, 1473, chemin Principal, ☎ 450.491.7859 (firstname.lastname@example.org, fax: 450.491.7528), . This is a very popular spot for apple picking in the autumn. There is a shop, cider house and coffee house onsite. Children's activities are available during the apple picking season. It can get very busy at this time on weekends.
Resto-Pub de la Montagne, 1081, Principal, ☎ 450.491.1144. Varied menu ranging from sandwiches to pizza, pasta and ribs.