Meet passionate producers and breeders. Discover their profession, their know-how and above all taste their good products!
The makers of flavors in our territory have found their balance and their means of expression in the respect of traditions while still being part of the values of our time. More than ever, they need gourmands and gourmets to share the Aveyronnaise art of living.
Visits and activities on the farm
In Aveyron, the farm is an institution! With more than 7 farms, the department offers a variety of production and livestock farming: traditional market gardening, quality poultry and meat, sheep's milk for the famous Roquefort... Here, you can eat local carefree but also make unusual discoveries, like at DuPrem Alpaca...
Producers and breeders are proud of this land, meet them at the heart of their farm! Savor the best cheeses by visiting the Petit Compostelle goat farm in Villeneuve or the Falgayroles Monastic Farm in Monteils. In Monteils, also make a stop at the carles farm, specializing in raising ducks. Book a tour of the farm and finish off in style with a tasting of fritons, pâté, blood sausage and duck foie gras...
Reconnect to the nature ! In the heart of a magnificent orchard, dive into the world of truffle growing with Marie-France in Limogne-en-Quercy. Recharge your batteries during a guided tour of the Jammes Gardens in Villeneuve to discover organic medicinal and aromatic plants or discover the walnut oil production with Philippe Andrieu in the Diège Valley in Naussac.
Shops and markets
Where to buy our local products? Several options are available to you :
- Visit our producers in their Book to fill your basket with good products. We give you some suggestions: a good foie gras fine beak, charcuterie from Causse Pavilion, some cheese at the store Near here and a little wine Cellar of the Relais de Mont le Viaur.
- Take a trip to Brive market ! In the heart of the Bastides and Gorges of Aveyron, beautiful colorful stalls await you. The essential first step: Villefranche de Rouergue market, one of the most beautiful in Occitania. From Place Notre Dame and its collegiate church, let yourself be carried away by the enticing smells of the dishes being prepared and enjoy this moment in all simplicity. To Villeneuve et Najac, it's on Sunday that the squares come to life to offer you good products.
- Come meet us at tourist office shop ! Local beers, pâté, fruit juice or herbal tea…bring a little piece of Aveyron back to your loved ones.