Shows and Sales Results

Sommet De L’Elevage 2017
DATE: October 4-6, 2017
LOCATION: Grande Halle d’Auvergne’s showground, Clermont-Ferrand, France

The 26th Edition of the Sommet De L’Elevage will be taking place October 4-6th, 2017 at the Grande Halle d’Auvergne’s showground in Clermont-Ferrand, France.

Europe’s undisputed N° 1 show for beef cattle, each year increases its reputation as the national reference for milk producers in less-favoured and mountainous areas.

The Dairy show will feature classes of Montbeliard, Holstein, Jersey, Simmental, Brown Swiss, Normande, Tarentais, Abondance breeds.

Today, the Sommet De L’Elevage is an exceptional showcase of French know-how in terms of livestock production and genetics.

This new edition is really promising: 2,000 elite animals, 1,500 exhibitors, 300 of whom are international exhibitors coming from 31 different countries and forty scheduled conferences, not forgetting the business meetings, breed championships, events and important new elements. More than enough to provide the expected 88,000 agri-industry visitors with a complete overview of the French livestock sector.

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Schedule of Events

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
09.00-11.00 Normande judging
11.00-13.00 Abondance judging
13.00-17.30 Holstein judging
19.00-20.30 International Gala evening (Zenith arena)

Thursday, October 5th, 2017
09.00-10.30  Tarentais judging
10.30-11.00 Jersey judging
11.00-12.00 “Massifs Trophy”: judging of cattle and horses by farm students
12.00-18.00 Montbeliard judging

Friday, October 6th, 2017
08.00-13.00 Brown Swiss judging
13.00-14.00 Auction sale of Brown Swiss and Simmental heifers
14.00 17.00 Simmental judging