Blackberry Hill Farm winners announced

Joanne Wright from Portadown is presented with a Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend Food Hamper by Harry McGaffin from Blackberry Hill Farm, Gilford.
Joanne Wright from Portadown is presented with a Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend Food Hamper by Harry McGaffin from Blackberry Hill Farm, Gilford.

Joanne Wright, from Portadown, and Edward Kyle, from Sixmilecross, were the hamper winners in the prize draw from those who attended Blackberry Hill Farm in Gilford as part of the recent Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend.

The hampers, containing local produce from Northern Ireland, were provided as part of the promotional campaign surrounding the Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend and to mark the Northern Ireland Year of Food & Drink 2016.

Harry McGaffin (right) of Blackberry Hill Farm, Gilford, presenting a Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend Food Hamper to Edward Kyle from Sixmilecross.

Harry McGaffin (right) of Blackberry Hill Farm, Gilford, presenting a Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend Food Hamper to Edward Kyle from Sixmilecross.

Farm owner Harry McGaffin launched the new Blackberry Hill farm shop as part of the weekend proceedings and visitor Michael Lowey, from Newry, was presented with a £20 meat voucher from the shop for his success in winning the wellie boot throwing competition.