Looking back on 1997

SPACE 1997: at the heart of stock-breeding

11th edition

1 267 exhibitors of which 328 international from 118 countries

Exhibition area: 41 219 m² 

Outstanding events of the year

The exhibition Centre:

Construction of Hall 11: 3 000 m² for milking manufacturers

Creation of Business Center

SPACE team:

Anne Marie QUEMENER joins definitively SPACE team as Communications Manager



Large screen on the main ring to display and highlight cattle competitions


Official visit:

Louis LE PENSEC - Ministry of Agriculture

But also...

Jean-Michel LEMETAYER: 'It's not anymore the European crossroad, it is now the worldwide crossroad'

Attraction at SPACE 1997: 24/24 demonstration of the milking-robot Lely Astronaut

Live broadcasting of the cattle competitions on the website

120 students in agriculture, temporary workers, hostesses are working for SPACE (at the entrances, in the airport, in the railway station, for the animal cares...)

652 bovine are displayed from 427 different farms

Pictures of SPACE 1997