Sep 21, 2019
Bière - Manifestations
Explore the altiplano at the foot of the Jura by bike to discover its natural features and meet passionate, innovative or pioneering "people of the earth" who will reveal their vision of sustainable agriculture for tomorrow.
This excursion is offered in partnership with Morges Région Tourisme, the Parc Naturel Régional Jura vaudois and the Transports de la Région Morges Bière Cossonay.
Welcome at the MBC station in Bière, presentation of the day and the guide.
Visit to a beekeeper in Bière with a presentation of the apiary and the current state of the bee populations and tasting of the products of the hive.
Visit of the Roch estate in Ballens, and presentation of the organic label and the short circuit sales chain (ACP - Local contractual agriculture)
Stopover at the Ballens marsh, linking the history of market gardening, its development and the current challenges of environmentally friendly production.
Buffet break with local products concocted by Auberge des 2 Sapins de Montricher
Visit of the Germanier Farm in Montricher, examples and applications of techniques according to permaculture ethics.
Synthesis and closing at the MBC station in Montricher.
- Maison du Tourisme de Bière
- Place de la Gare
- 1145 Bière - CH
Price per person: CHF 65.00
Included: guide entertainment, local buffet, visits and tastings at the producers, souvenirs
Not included: transport to Bière and from Montricher (free bike transport on the MBC train), bike (rental on request)
Return to Bière by MBC train:
Departure Montricher 16h16
Arrival Bière 16h41 or return journey at your convenience
The tour can be offered in English on request