Spotlight Target Area: Certification O’Shea Farms have developed long-standing relationships with its suppliers, Aldi (Potatoes & Carrots) and Musgraves Ireland (Carrots). Consistent quality and freshness are the cornerstones to its business, a vision which is also endorsed by both suppliers. The company’s commitment to sourcing fresh quality produce, has been a contributing factor in transforming the farm business. Supplying both retailers has allowed O’Shea Farms to build and invest in its farm business and strengthens the overall commitment to innovation in response to ever-changing customer needs. The company is committed to investing in the latest technological advances to drive efficiencies wherever possible and lessen its overall environmental impact. Within the area of supplier certification, the company is performing strongly with 97% of the company’s growers certified to the Bord Bia Sustainable Horticulture Assurance Scheme (SHAS). The company also continues to maintain its own certification to SHAS, with a vision to become Ireland’s most recognised potato and carrot packer and grower. By fully embracing a continuous commitment to farm sustainability, O’Shea Farms’ ambition is to maintain its longstanding family legacy to ensure it becomes not only a sustainable producer for this generation but for future generations to come.