About us

Scotland’s experts on farmer co-ops and food industry collaboration, we provide a range of specialist information, development and consultancy services.

What we do

Our work allows farming, food and drink businesses to realise the commercial advantages achievable by working together more effectively, and to contribute to the success of Scotland’s food and drink industry and rural economy.


We are a development organisation owned by our members. We provide a range of specialist services that our members have requested, that are not available elsewhere. Discover how we can help you.

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Latest news, views and updates from us here at SAOS.

SAOS Conference 28 Jan 2021
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28 January 2021

10am - 5pm

Double Tree Dunblane

Plans are already underway for the SAOS Conference 2021 and we'll share these as soon as we can. In the meantime, please save the date!