Christmas trees growers and in pastoral days.  Its reputation is no longer to be made.  He was even  appointed "Builder of Estrie" in 1991.  Thanks to assiduous work Mr Benoît Labbe was selected among the best growers of fir trees at the provincial level.  He was honored great forestry grower by the Quebec Order of forestry merit in 1989.  He was selected among 527 people registered with the contest.  The previous year he had received.  The gold medal of the forestry merit for the eastern town ship area.

This prize came to crown 20 years of work in the forestry field  On other occasions he received silver and bronze medals.  Mr Labbe is a member of the Quebec Christmas trees grower Association, he was their director for 10 years.