insideKENT Magazine Issue 61 - April 2017 - Page 103

Kent Young Food & Farming Entrepreneur of the Year – Wayne Hall from Create with Impact , with Danielle Usherwood of Baps & Bloomers

Steve Wood - Tonbridge Farmers Market , Stephanie Durling – Produced in Kent , Lesley Bennett - IoD Kent
Branch Manager
PREPARED FOOD CLASS
Winner : Steak & Stilton pie – Kentish Mayde , Biddenden
SPECIALITY DRINKS CLASS
Winner : Special Edition Cold Pressed Coffee – Saltwood on the Green , Saltwood
Other awards presented at the dinner but which are not open to public voting , are :
KENT YOUNG FOOD & FARMING ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR – SPONSORED BY CREATE WITH IMPACT
Winner : Danielle Usherwood , Sandwich
KENT COUNTRYSIDE AWARD , SPONSORED BY KENT DOWNS AND HIGH WEALD AONBS
Joint winners : Ottinge Court Farm , Elham and Bore Place , Edenbridge
GARDEN OF ENGLAND CHAMPIONS – SOFT FRUIT , SPONSORED BY KENT COUNTY AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY
Winners : Total Berry Runwood Green Farm , Langley , Maidstone – Raspberry , Paragon variety Robert Boucher & Son , Sittingbourne – Strawberry , Jubilee variety A C Hulme & Son , Canterbury – Cherry , Georgia variety
GARDEN OF ENGLAND CHAMPIONS – TOP FRUIT , SPONSORED BY BTF PARTNERSHIP
Winners : Bardsley Farms , Staplehurst – Apple , Rubens variety Farmcare , Highland Court Farm , Bridge – Pear , Conference variety
This year ’ s awards are run with sponsorship from Cripps ( Main Sponsor ), AC Goatham & Son , Biddenden Vineyards , BTF Partnership , Create with Impact , Eurostar , Hadlow College , HSBC , High Weald AONB , Kent County Agricultural Society , Kent Downs AONB , Kent Farmers Market Association , Moor ’ s , NFU Mutual Ashford , Opies , Page & Wells , Rix & Kay , Shepherd Neame , Shopper Anonymous , Stephen ’ s , Thompson Snell and Passmore , The University of Kent , Wilkins Kennedy and with the support of Kent Event Centre , insideKENT and South East Farmer .
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