Farm Tours (25.03.2020)

You can choose among three different tours. On each of them, you will visit three interesting places such as famous Holstein and Red Holstein farms as well a cheese or chocolate factory. Have a look at their websites or Facebook-Fanpages. Transport and lunch is included. The number of participants is limited. Don’t hesitate too long, subscribe now !
 

A. Holstein tour

07.30 am: Departure from Montreux (in front of the Royal Plaza)    
08.30 am: Schrago Frères, Middes    
  75 Red Holstein / Red Factor cows, herd average 10’400 kg
IRENE (double European Senior and Grand Red Holstein Champion), BRENACO, family with various sires at Swissgenetics and their descendants on farm
  Webpage
10.45 am: La Waebera - Clément Michel & Fils, Le Mouret    
 
70 Holstein and Red Holstein cows, herd average 10’000 kg, breed on exterior, pasture, milk for Gruyère-cheese
Daughters of TIBERE, BAD, REDSTREAM, SUNLIGHT, TIBERE at Swissgenetics, SUBLIME, OCEANIE, TINA, CALINE, JETTA, ROCHELLE, JOYCE
  Webpage
12.15 pm: Lunch    
03.00 pm: Ptit Coeur Holsteins - Frossard Roger, Les Pommerats    
  60 Holstein and Red Holstein cows, herd average 10’800kg, breed on exterior, pasture, milk for Tête de Moine-cheese
Daughters of DELEY, BAD, SUNLIGHT, GOLRIANO, CURLING at Swissgenetics, DARLING, PASTEQUE, MIAMORE, MIRLENE, ECLIPSE, KALINKA
  Webpage
06.45 pm: Arrival to Montreux    

B. Cheese tour

08.30 am: Departure from Montreux (in front of Royal Plaza)    
09.15 am: Castel Holsteins - Castella Michel, Sommentier    
  30 Holstein cows, herd average 9’700kg, milk for Gruyère-cheese
BAD / POWER family and their descendants, member of Groupe Swissbec Génétique
  Webpage
11.00 am: Plattery Holstein - Menoud Christian, Romanens    
 
90 Red Holstein cows, 1.15 Mio.kg milk production, milk for Gruyère-cheese
GALANTE, ORCHIDE, BROOK, RENITA, Daughters of AMNESTY, NILSON, Bulls at Swissgenetics: EVERT, RUSTY, TWIX, INCAS, MANHATTAN, BACCALA, ODYSSEY
  Webpage
12.30 pm: Lunch    
01.45 pm: Maison du Gruyere, Pringy    
  Visit of a demonstration cheese-diary.   Webpage
04.00 pm: Arrival to Montreux    

C. Chocolate tour

08.00 am: Departure from Montreux (in front of Royal Plaza)    
08.30 am: Les Ponts Holstein, Claude Dumas, Vaulruz
   
  85 Holstein cows, herd average 10’000 kg
Top Management and balanced cows, bulls at Swissgenetics: GOLDI, BRANDON, BLAKE
  Webpage
10.30 am: Maison Cailler, Broc    
  Switzerland’s favourite chocolate experience   Webpage
12.45 pm: Lunch    
01.15 pm: Schrago Frères, Middes    
 
75 Red Holstein / Red Factor cows, herd average 10’400 kg
IRENE (double European Senior and Grand Red Holstein Champion), BRENACO, family with various sires at Swissgenetics and their descendants on farm
  Webpage
03.45 pm:
Arrival to Montreux
   
 
Version: 16.04.2019. May be subject to changes.

Program Information

Holstein Switzerland
Route de Grangeneuve 27
1725 Posieux - Switzerland
+41 (0) 26 305 59 00
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Registration / Accommodation

Artefact Management Ltd.
Rue des Epouses 3
1700 Fribourg - Switzerland
+41 (0) 26 321 31 09
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