School La Touche

Eplefpa la Touche in Ploërmel, is a private establishment

The School La Touche is an agricultural high school with 810 students from the fourth to the bac + 3.

It offers a number of options: Women’s football, Golf, Mountain biking, Horse riding, Theater, European section.

It is composed : 1 farm made up of several educational workshops, 1 equestrian center 1 boarding school with more than 300 places 1 amphitheater with 300 seats

Agricultural school

The school offers training in the following areas:

  • Agriculture and agricultural production
  • From the laboratory
  • Trade and sales
  • Animal production
  • Plant production

Human ressources & availability

The farm and educational teams with their strong skills are available to respond to various requests. Contact: 02 97 73 32 89

Equipments

The school La Touche has the classic equipment of a farm.

Agricultural machinery (tractors, plows, power harrow, etc.),
Milking robots…
The high school equipment is for educational use.

Workshop

Methanisation workshop

This workshop produces local renewable energy and recovers fermentable organic waste.

Milk workshop

The school has a herd of 80 Prim’Holstein and a contract to produce 807,000 liters of milk. This workshop allows students to learn milking techniques (classic and robotic).

Cattle workshop

Herd of Aubrac and Armorican suckler cows

Pork workshop

The school has 170 fattening sows

Poultry workshop

This workshop is made up of 3 chicken coops and an educational room. It is used to learn the techniques of raising turkeys and free-range chickens

Agro-equipment workshop

This workshop allows students to learn agricultural mechanics

Agr'eau landscape workshop

This workshop allows students to study the functioning of a watershed and to raise awareness of the maintenance of biodiversity

Beehives also help maintain this biodiversity

Plant production workshop

The high school’s plant productions are real-scale educational materials allowing students to discover agronomy, analyze cropping systems and learn to use the equipment (area of ​​250 hectares). The school La Touche also has a greenhouse and a market gardening area.