The ecologic adventure of Xanceda
A Casa Grande de Xanceda is an ecologic farm located in the parish of Xanceda, in the Town Hall of Mesía. They Have round 400 cows that produce milk for the elaboration of different dairy products that are 100% natural like yogurts, butters, milk and cheese.
This family’s ecologic farm was one of the first dairy farms to convert them selves to an ecological dairy and today, they are the second largest ecological producers in Spain. They have round 200 hackers of land free of chemicals and pesticides fully destined to the wellbeing and the correct feeding of the cattle.
For anyone that is interested, there are private and group tours offered to learn more from one of the workers how these ecologic farm works. The program includes a visit to the milking room, to the cattle’s stables and their mini barn, where the smallest calf’s are located . an explication is also offered about the yogurt and cheese cellar workshop , visit to the fields, eco herb garden and eco zoo and, finally, visit to a house of the XIII century, where you can do a tasting of the products manufactured in the farm, together with other ecological products.