The 250 hectares of hazelnut plantation in the southwest of Tarn et Garonne produce more than 800 tonnes of excellent quality fruit.

Hazelnut, fruit of quality

  • The Tarn et Garonne department is the 2nd hazelnut producer department in France with 455ha. The 250 hectares of plantation in the southwest of Tarn et Garonne produce more than 800 tonnes of fruit of excellent quality.
  • When they reach maturity in September, the hazelnuts that have fallen to the ground will be harvested mechanically and then dried in the oven.
  • The hazelnut festival  takes place on the 2nd Sunday of October in Lavit.
Fête de la noisette à Lavit