Prefectural capital:Sapporo City
Hokkaido is the largest and northernmost of Japan's 47 prefectures. It has relatively cool summers and snowy winters.
In agriculture like potatoes and wheat is thriving. In livestock industry like dairy cows is thriving. In fishery salmon, crab and scallop is abundantly caught.
And winter sports is popular in Hokkaido, many skiers and snow boarders come there to enjoy the high quality powder snow.
Hokkaido has become the stage of many movies and novels, location tours are also popular.