With its 55 lofts and 660 divisions the Natural Granen Breeding Station built in 1955, is still the largest Breeding Station for racing pigeons in the world. Nowhere else so many pigeons of famous Belgian, French and Dutch races are brought together in a single location.

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Special announcement concerning the bird flu

Despite the negative news of the Federal Agency concerning the avian flu and the ban on exhibitions of pigeons, the Natural Breeding Station has received confirmation that our open days may take place with pigeons as planned.

Natural Breeding Station Open Door Days 2017 with “ELITE OF NATURAL” and the 80th anniversary of the Natural Company

Make sure to put down these dates in your agenda. Sunday the 29th of January and the Sundays 12th, 19th, 26th of February 2017 and Sunday 5th of March 2017 the Natural Breeding Station once more opens its doors to all pigeon-fanciers.


After the success of our first Sale-Saturday in 2015 we organize this year again a sale-event in which we want to give to our customers the opportunity to select by themselves a carefully selected breeder from the Breeding Station or from our "Elite of Natural” breeding lofts.

Our museum

On February 1, 1998 the pigeon museum officially opened its doors on the site of the Natural Breeding Station. The pigeon museum was originally located in the south of France, but Frans De Scheemaecker considered that Belgium and more specifically the Breeding Station was a better place for the oldest and largest pigeon village in the pigeon world.

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