Trait du nord

Sport, Racing, Endurance, Draft Horse, Leisure

Northern Draft Horses

Union of Draft Horse Trait du Nord

The Union of Rearing Horse Trait du Nord is the agency authorized by decree of the Ministry of Agriculture Featured, Food, Fisheries and Rural Affairs.

It is an association governed by the law of 1st July 1901.

Syndicat d'Élevage du Cheval Trait du Nord

442, rue de l'Orée du Bois - 59230 St Amand Les Eaux - France
Tel : +33 3 27 31 25 34
Website :

Objectives and Actions

Farmed Union Horse Trait du Nord tasks:

together farmers and users of Trait du Nord and ensure representation ;
sit on the Committee studbook Trait du Nord and to determine the breeding and selection of race policy;
make the selection of horses in the review boards of breeding ;
develop and lead , as necessary, a breeding program;
organize or contribute to the organization of livestock competitions or events likely to assist in the development of the breed;
promote the breed .

Throughout the year , farmed Union participates and organizes a number of manifestations :

The International Exhibition of Agriculture
Great Week breeding Fontainebleau
Championship of France of Labour equine
Summit breeding Cournon
Participation in trade fairs and county fairs as Lands celebrating, ANIMAVIA ...
And use of young horses in partnership with the French Institute of the Horse and Horsemanship ( IFCE ) Organization of breeding competition
Organization of national races, male and female .
Farmed Union Horse Trait du Nord is also working on good information to its members through newsletters, local meetings and theme ... and also offers various training ( model judgment and manners, food, grooming , presentation contest , driving, ... )