The trade-union Guyenne-Blond was created in 1989 by 12 farmers in the departement Lot et Garonne (47) , the heart of the breed Blonde d’Aquitaine ; nowadays there are 100 members, all of them cattle – breeders registered at the UPRA.
Currently settled in15 French and overseas departements (the Reunion island), the cattle –farms belonging to the Trade-union Guyenne- Blond develop the best stock of the breed Blonde d’Aquitaine.
For over twenty years, these farmers have been carrying on with worldwide famous breeding stocks such as:
- Petille, champion at the “Concours Géneral Agricole”in Paris.
- Mégane,(1345kg) at the Salon de l’Agriculture in Paris(2002).
- Orchidée, champion at the “Concours Géneral Agricole” in Paris.
- Ortie(1353 kg) at the National Competition in Pontivy.
Every year, 1100 animals (heifers, cows, bulls ) embryos and bull semens coming from the trade-union farms are commercialised by Guyenne-Blond.
The number of regular customers illustrates the great professionalism of these farmers who select the best animals in the breed Blonde d’Aquitaine with high-technological methods such as genomics.
Take advantage of their experience and make the most of their” farmers to farmers “ advice when looking for breeders in order to develop your activity.
Do not hesitate to get in touch with Guyenne-Blond.
- J.P DELPECH Président
- Ph BADIN Secrétaire