24 farms in Haute-Garonne open their doors for free this weekend

June 1 and 2, 24 farms in Haute-Garonne open their doors to the public ! On the program for this festive, animal and gourmet weekend: entertainment, farmers markets and tastings, guided tours livestock and crops, and great discoveries to celebrate this new edition of Fermes en Fête!

24 farms (en Fête) open their doors to you

Want to (re)discover the world of the farm, its products and producers? As part of the regional operation Farms in Celebration in Occitania, organized on June 1 and 2, 2024 from 10 a.m., 24 farms of Haute-Garonne will open their doors and give you a warm welcome.

Throughout this festive weekend, there will be something for everyone: visits to pig farms, pigs, cows, sheep, walks in the heart of the vineyards, orchards and gardens, entertainment for children and adults… Without forgetting the gourmet breaks offered by the tasting farms: farmers’ markets, winegrowers’ aperitifs, meals, picnics !

Visit to the honey house and the “city of bees” at Rucher Sainte-Marie

A varied and well-marked program

To make the task easier, an arrow, going from Fronton to Saint-Gaudens via Toulouse, will take participants from one place to another. Indeed, each zone has its share of farms and its program:

– THE 8 farms which make up the Toulouse circuit are very diverse: cultivation of cut flowers, horticulture (250 varieties of garden roses), agriculture, outdoor animal breeding or even seasonal fruits and vegetables in AB…

– From 10 farms of Comminges-Pyrenees circuitmany farms specialize inbreeding (pigs, trout in organic farming, small herd of Normandy breed cows in Organic Farming, Angora goats to produce Mohair, Lacaune breed dairy sheep, etc.) but also in cheese making, spirulina, horse riding, beekeeping and agriculture.

Visit to the fish farm at Viviers du Comminges

– THE 3 farms of Volvester circuit are, for their part, dedicated to agroforestry, beekeeping and unusual accommodation.

– THE Lauraguais circuit account 3 farms : the Moulin de la Cante Caille (family cereal farm in Organic Farming), Les Jardins de Saint-Sernin (free-picking market gardening and fruit farm) and the Ferme et Fromagerie de Cabriole (breeding of goats and cows, cheeses and other dairy products ).

Please note that all these establishments involved in the event will offer intergenerational activities or traditional meals (by reservation) on Saturday and/or Sunday.

> Find the list of participating farms, opening days and their activities

A fun and introductory weekend for all

Ferme en Fête offers two days of great discoveries to do with family or friends for raise awareness in adults and curiosity among the little ones. And even dogs are, in principle, accepted by farm owners if they are kept on a leash.

Visit to the Cabriole farm and cheese dairy
Visit to the Cabriole farm and cheese dairy

Schedules :
From June 1 to 2, 2024 from 10 a.m.

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