Technical visits - 28th and 31th October

“Outside the Walls”

The International Asparagus Days also include field visits! Combine your visit to the IDA with a tour of leading businesses of the French asparagus sector. Two days of visits: Monday, October 28th in Nouvelle Aquitaine, in the Bordeaux area, and Thursday, October 31st in Val de Loire, near Angers.


Practical Information

 

A bespoke programme is available for those who wish to take part in both tour days.  This turnkey offer is worth €300 (including 50€ in VAT) and comprises:

  • visits
  • transfer from Bordeaux airport
  • shuttle buses Bordeaux/Angers and Angers/Bordeaux
  • breakfasts and dinners on Monday, October 28th and Thursday, October 31st  

 

It is also possible to register for only one of day, Monday, October 28th or Thursday, October 31st.

 

Online registrations will open shortly!

 

Information on the programme and registrations:

interco@interco-international.com

+ 33 556 101 910


 

PROGRAMME

 

→ MONDAY, OCTOBER 28TH – NOUVELLE AQUITAINE

 

Tour of the Lebourg Farm "Betting on Innovation"

33610 Cestas - 35ha, white and green asparagus

  •  cultivation techniques
  •  packaging station and hydrocooling HERMELER
  •  equipment display (mulcher, ridging plough, covering/uncovering machine, atomizer…)

 

Tour of Planasa France “Leading French Asparagus Producer”

33114 Le Barp – 200ha, greenhouse and open field asparagus cultivation

  • tour of the equipment fleet
  • deironing station OCENE
  • rotary spader demonstration
  • test field visit
  • tour of a blueberry cultivation facility