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

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
 
   
Mattenhof Holsteins - Junker Erhard & Marc, Iffwil    
Cattle trade & show farm
GRAND and GENIE at Swissgenetics, brothers and sisters on farm, GALYS VRAY, HANNA VRAY, HELINE, SABRINA, NENA, MEDECINA
  Webpage
     
La Waebera - Clement Michelle & Fils, Le Mouret    
70 Holstein and Red Holstein cows, herd average 10’000 kg, breed on exterior, pasture, milk for Gruyere-cheese
Daughters of TIBERE, BAD, REDSTREAM, SUNLIGHT, TIBERE at Swissgenetics, SUBLIME, OCEANIE, TINA, CALINE, JETTA, ROCHELLE, JOYCE
  Webpage

B. Cheese tour

Castel Holsteins - Castella Michel, Sommentier    
30 Holstein cows, herd average 9’700kg, milk for Gruyere-cheese
BAD / POWER family and their descendants, member of Groupe Swissbec Génétique
  Webpage
     
Plattery Holstein - Menoud Christian, Romanens    
90 Red Holstein cows, 1.15 Mio.kg milk production, milk for Gruyere-cheese
GALANTE, ORCHIDE, BROOK, RENITA, Daughters of AMNESTY, NILSON, Bulls at Swissgenetics: EVERT, RUSTY, TWIX, INCAS, MANHATTAN, BACCALA, ODYSSEY
  Webpage
     
Maison du Gruyere, Pringy    
Visit of a demonstration cheese-diary.   Webpage

C. Chocolate tour

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
     
Schrago Fréres, 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
 
   
Maison Cailler, Broc    
Switzerland’s favourite chocolate experience
  Webpage
 
Version: 16.04.2019. May be subject to changes.

Social Events

24.03.2020 - Welcome Cocktail

Opening with aperitif. Open for all participants, such as delegates, participants of the classifier workshop and accompanying persons.

Price: included for all participants

 
welcome cocktail

25.03.2020 - Traditional Evening

Dinner with traditional Swiss dishes.
  • Anina Buchs: Singing ist great – the young girl won a singing competition when she was 10 and released her own album at the age of 11 years. She is yodelling, singing hits and folklore. Webpage
  • L'Amitié Chantante: Quintet of mens voices interpreting traditional songs of the region. Two of them will be singing the famous local cowboy song ‘Le ranz des vaches’ at the ‘Fête des Vignerons’ festival, which will take place in summer in Vevey (close to Montreux).
Price: CHF 110 per person
included in the Classifier Workshop fee
included in the ALL-INCLUSIVE fee
 
anina buchs
 
amitie chantante

26.03.2020 - Gala Dinner

Gala dinner with Swiss representatives and Swiss music.
 
Thürler-Mosimann Project: They are playing a wide range of music, from folk music, over celtic music to Blues and Rock. Webpage
 
Price: CHF 130 per person
included in the ALL-INCLUSIVE fee
  thuerler mosimann

Version 16.04.2019. May be subject to changes.

 

EXPO Bulle National Holstein & Red Holstein

EXPO Bulle is the Swiss National Holstein and Red Holstein Show organized by the Holstein Association of Switzerland and swissherdbook. EXPO Bulle is the show with the best national character, both in terms of provenance of exhibitors and of the quality of the cows presented. EXPO Bulle is the best showcase of Swiss Holstein and Red Holstein breeding and is internationally well known.

Visits of EXPO Bulle on Friday evening (27.03.2019) and Saturday daytime (28.03.2019). Transport from/back to Montreux is included.

 
included in the BASIC fee
included in the ALL-INCLUSIVE fee
included in the Accompanying Person's fee
 
brook
Senior Champion Red Holstein EXPO Bulle 2019: Plattery Armani BROOK, Menoud Christian, Romanens
 
jolie
Senior Champion Holstein EXPO Bulle 2019: Au Parchy Doorman JOLIE, Gobeli Holstein, Gasser Ruedi + Räz Hansjörg, Saanen
Version 16.04.2019. May be subject to change.

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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Organization

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