Agriculture and The Economy

By: Macy
  • In Shang agriculture they would grow different kinds of millet
  • They also had a ritualized activity of the nobility for hunting in the autumn
  • They were also into making silk from silk worms
  • lots of labour work in the royal workshops
  • most work in the royal workshops consists of bronze work
  • Lots of salves
  • Salves usually worked for the wealthy
  • Large labour force were used for mining, refining, and transportation of copper, tin and lead ores