The cooperative Les Vignerons de Buzet organize on July 13 a festive summer day, the FEST’A BUZET to gather family and friends of the afternoon until late at night.
On the program: walks through vineyards, uncovered of the wine cellar, gourmet meetings with local producers, games for children, bandas, DJ and of course, at night … the firework!
Bee Friendly team will lead a workshop during the day to inform children and adults about the issues of the protection of bees and beekeeping exciting profession.
We look forward to seeing you on this day of celebration.
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Find the program of the day here : http://www.vignerons-buzet.fr/festabuzet.html
The cooperative Les Vignerons de Buzet committed since last summer to Bee Friendly process. For this pioneering commitment to beekeepers, wine growers wanted to go further in their long-term actions for biodiversity, working especially in the preservation of bees and their ecosystems.
The wine that protects bees!
The fruits of their actions was materialised by obtaining their first certificate BEE FRIENDLY early 2015. The wine from the terroir of Gueyze officially labelled BEE FRIENDLY.
You can already find in stores and online purchase wine rosé from terroir of Gueyze, bottled this spring.
BEE FRIENDLY will be at the « Salon de l’Agriculture » on Monday February 24th, 2014 for the official launch of the procedure in France. This event will highlight the testimony of production partners involved in the implementation of sustainable practices for pollinators.
In Germany, the pat of butter Sternenfair joins milk cartons in the BEE FRIENDLY labeled family of friendly products to pollinators .
Olivier Belval, President of BEE FRIENDLY, presents the approach and partnership with « Demain La Terre » at the Palais du Luxembourg.
The conference organized by the association of fruit and vegetables growers « Demain La Terre » was held at le Palais du Luxembourg in the presence of Jean-Pierre Raffarin, Vice-President of the Senate and Stephane Le Foll, Minister of Agriculture. The challenge was to present ecological and responsible agricultural practices developed over many years by its eight members. Conservation of pollinators was honored through the participation of Olivier Belval, President of UNAF and BEE FRIENDLY at the roundtable.
Stephane Le Foll introduces the sustainable development plan for beekeeping and supports the BEE FRIENDLY approach. BEE FRIENDLY is cited among the actions to be supported by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry.
Sustainable Development Plan for beekeeping (in French) : Downlaoad
The first BEE FRIENDLY-labelled products are now on sale in Bavaria. It is brick packaged whole milk and semi-skimmed milk from the Sternenfair brand. Butter is now available too.