Located in Co. Wexford in the southeast of Ireland, Slaney Farms are proud growers and packers of quality fresh potatoes for the Irish market. A family owned and operated business the company is headed up by John Stafford and currently employs 24 full-time and eight part-time staff. John believes that his success is built on a strong relationship with the land and the farming practices Slaney Farms employ.
Harvesting local traditionally grown varieties, the company’s farm and state-of-the-art packaging facility operates sustainable practices to deliver optimal freshness to the consumer. Passionate about supporting all things local, the company is keen to promote local and are very proud of the role Slaney Farms play in helping to keep local jobs intact.
Slaney Farms have reduce the level of plastic micron used by 20% and the amount of plastic wrap used by 52% as part of their Origin Green plan.
Slaney Farms are committed to reducing the amount of general waste produced by 40%.
Slaney Farms have implemented a number of initiatives with the aim of increasing their involvement with and commitment to their local community, including prioritising local sourcing, taking on work experience students, making contributions to local GAA clubs and hosting school tour groups.