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Bovi-Expert Group

The Bovi-Expert Group brings together beef cattle professionals. The advisors who are members of this group offer personalized support services to beef cattle breeders, according to their genetic improvement objectives and breeding monitoring.

Effective advisory services

For more information about Bovi-Expert Group services and prices, please contact one of the advisors in your region. You can also obtain information through the Réseau Agriconseils in your region.

Standardized essential herd monitoring data

Improved breeding practices

Reference for benchmarking

Business plan development support

Added value to the offer of advisory services allowing the development of better adapted and consequently more profitable advice

Financial support services

PATBQ clients who opt for follow-up with one of the Bovi-Expert Group advisors can benefit from financial assistance covering up to 85 % of the first $ 180 annual PATBQ membership cost ( ex. 2021 PATBQ membership cost  = $ 240,  then financial support = $ 153).
New members (first year of PATBQ activation), or members who have left the program and re-activate their registration, benefit from the first year of registration free of charge.
In addition, financial assistance covering 85% of the hourly rate for Bovi-Expert advisors is also available throughout the year.

Bovi-Expert Group advisors

René Aubé, dta

Bovine production advisor + pasture management
  • 1411, rang Saint-Philippe (Sud) | Saint-Anselme (Quebec) G0R 2N0

  • Cell.: 581 991-4236     Tel./Fax: 418 885-4236

  • Email:

Region: Chaudière-Appalaches 

Stéphane Bégin, agr.

Bovine production + agri-environment advisor
  • 431, rue des Artisans, bureau 200 | Rimouski (Quebec) G5M 1A4

  • Tel.: 418 725-7997 ext 122     Cell. 418 732-5588

  • Fax: 418 725-7995

  • Email:

Regions: Bas-St-Laurent, Gaspésie

Bernard Doré, agr.

Bovine production advisor  
  • 17, rue des Trembles | St-Basile-Le-Grand (Quebec) J3N 1W8

  • Cell.: 514 910-4935     Tel.450 441-6267

  • Fax. 450 441-1375

  • Email :

Regions: Montérégie, Outaouais, Centre-du-Québec

Marie-Anne Grondin

Bovine production advisor 
  • 354, 30e avenue Nord | St-Georges-de-Beauce (Quebec) G5Z 0N2

  • Tél.: 418 225-1593     Fax: 418 226-4260

  • Email:                                 

Regions: Chaudière-Appalaches, Capitale Nationale et Côte-Nord, Estrie, Centre du Québec

Henri Guimont, agr., M.Sc.

Bovine production advisor 
  • 1156, route de La Seigneurie | St-Roch-des-Aulnaies (Quebec) G0R 4E0

  • Tel./Cell.: 418 554-7963     Fax: 418 476-3862

  • Email:

Region: Chaudière-Appalaches

Jocelyn Jacob

Bovine production advisor 

Regions: Centre-du-Québec, Mauricie, Lanaudière

Josée Labbé, dta

Bovine production advisor | Groupe Conseil Agricole, Abitibi-Témiscamingue
  • 260, 1ère rue Est | La Sarre (Quebec) J9Z 2B8 

  • Tel. 819 333-9962  Cell.: 819 333-7334

  • Fax  819 333-9952

  • Email:

Region: Abitibi-Témiscamingue

Philip Lavoie, agr.

Bovine production advisor 
  • 125, rue Chaignaud | Vaudreuil-Dorion (Quebec) J7V 1G7

  • Tel./Cell.: 514 616-8210

  • Email:

Regions: Montérégie Ouest, Outaouais, Laurentides

Michel Lemelin, agr., M.G.P.

Zootechnics and project management consultant

Conseil Élevage 5.0

Regions: Centre-du-Québec, Mauricie, Capitale-Nationale et Chaudière-Appalaches

Nikolay Stoyanov, agr.

Bovine production advisor 
  • 797, rue de Cambrai, app.1 | Sherbrooke (Quebec) J1H 2R4

  • Tel.:  819 564-7465     Cell.: 819 674-5227

  • Email:

Regions: Estrie, Montérégie (others as needed)

Paul Villeneuve, agr., Ph.D.

Bovine producer and advisor

Region: Estrie