For getting back to nature and rediscovering the joys of the countryside, there’s nothing better than a farm visit. Whether it is to understand how a farm functions or to explore an independent producer’s farm, the farms of the Aveyron open their doors to you.
Safranière des Privats : saffron and saffron products of the Larzac. Saffron producer since 2010. Hand crafted saffron products: saffron syrup, saffron salt, saffron vinegar, saffron tea, saffron jam, saffron mustard etc...
Guided visit of the farm and discussion over a slice of Roquefort and a glass of local wine or commentated tasting of Roquefort married to a particularly recommended wine, introduction to the subtleties and aromas of Roquefort
La ferme aux Chênes Rouges- Agriculture biologique -Poussinière et élevage de volailles (canards, poulets, pintades)
Visits of the farm, explanations about the rearing and agricultural methods used in organic production. Demonstration of force feeding and tasting.
La Roselle is a family business set in the heart of the Ségala, producing cows' milk cheese, aligot and truffade. You can buy direct from the farm every morning and also on the many local markets (see website for details). Open all year round.
In the hamlet of Ferrieu between Flavin and Pont de Salars, Thierry has installed his snail breeding farm for gros gris and petits gris. He breeds, transforms and commercialises them. Guided educational tour by appointment with tasting from mid June to mid September.
Here you can visit a traditional duck breeder's farm, close to Prévinqières (take the road towards Rignac on leaving the village). Open every day in summer, and by reservation out of season. Group visits by prior apppointment. The visit is accessible by all.