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The lamb's development

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The ramifications :

The kingdom of the lamb Caussenarde du Lot extends at Gramat which is in the heart of the Parc Régional des Causses du Quercy, a vast chalky, stony area.

  • This breed of sheep, is the only one which has adapted to the poor vegetation of this area.
    It produces high-quality lambs bred from ewes and so gives birth to the Farm Lamb of Quercy (Agneau Fermier du Quercy).
  • After 18 years work the dynamism of the progress is undeniable. It results from the well organized and simutaneous efforts of the breeders, the technicians of producer's groupings (GEOC, CAPEL...), and the meat professionals (Destrel s.a.).
  • Together, under the aegis of the Association de l'Agneau Fermier du Quercy, they could thus develope and promote an approach qualitatively recognized and guaranteed by the Label.
  • Furthermore, the farm lamb of Quercy was one of the first to obtain l'Indication Géographique Protégée : I G P

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