Main Sponsor – Bank of Ireland UK

Bank of Ireland UK is delighted to be the title sponsor of Open Farm Weekend and has confirmed its support until 2019. Now more than ever, consumers are fascinated about where their local produce originates from and Bank of Ireland believes that Open Farm Weekend will provide the perfect opportunity to practically illustrate and educate…

Asda

Asda is proud to support Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend in its third fantastic year. As a grocery retailer, Asda acts as one of the main conduits between food producers and consumers and is passionate about local food and showcasing the best of Northern Ireland’s farm produce. With a dedicated local buying team based…

NFU Mutual

Whether you keep dairy cattle, produce cereal crops or grow bedding plants, the one thing you need is an insurance policy which protects the very things you depend on to earn a living. With 100 years’ experience in the farming and growing industry, NFU Mutual can provide you with a range of insurance covers that…

Drumrammer Farm

We are pleased to welcome back Drumrammer Farm, a dairy and sheep farm outside Ahoghill in County Antrim. Run by Victor Turtle and his family, the farm is between Randalstown and Ahoghill. Home to 500 cows, the herd is mainly Holestein along with some Jersey and Ayrshire cattle. The cows are milked with Lely robots…

Walls Farm

We are pleased to welcome on board the Walls Farm, a beef and sheep farm near Bryansford in County Down. Keep visiting this page for further details of activities planned for this farm during Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend 2016.

Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU)

Founded in 1918, the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) is the largest democratic voluntary organisation representing farmers and growers in Northern Ireland. Its central objective is to promote their interests both at home and abroad through professional lobbying. Today, the UFU has over 11,500 members, supported by 25 regional offices and a headquarters building in Belfast.…

D & D Holland

We are pleased to welcome new hosts for County Londonderry; Don & Dorothea Holland based in Articlave. This busy sheep farm has a current flock of 800 and the family look forward to welcoming you and sharing their farming story. As well as being introduced to their sheep, you can enjoy sheep-shearing demonstrations, get an…

Donagh Cottage Farm

We are thrilled to welcome back Donagh Cottage Farm for Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend 2019. Run by father and son Brian and Jonathan Matthews, this is a dairy farm home to a pedigree Holstein herd. The farm boasts a traditional farm courtyard with buildings maintained well throughout the years. As you walk around,…