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50 Years On & The Berry’s Still Growing

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Boysenberries and Heritage raspberries and have been ‘sold at the gate since ’68’ at The Berry Farm, Hastings.

Owners Di and Matthew Charlton have been successfully selling the berries through the gate for 50 years.

“We bought the property, located on the corner of Tollemache Rd East and Riverslea Rd South, in 1983.

“The previous owner planted the boysenberries in 1968. It was harvested the following year,” says Di.

Photo: The new sign for gate sales at The Berry Farm celebrating 50 years of business.

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Posted: 18 April 2019

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