About us

Scotland’s experts on farmer co-ops and food industry collaboration, we provide a range of specialist information, development and consultancy services to help businesses work together more effectively. #workingtogether we grow

What we do

Now more than ever, it’s vital for farmers and food and drink businesses to work together more effectively - all of SAOS’s work centres on facilitating this.


We are a development organisation owned by our members. We provide a range of specialist services that are not available elsewhere, to assist our members by developing their people and their businessses. Get in touch to find out how we can help you.

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Save the date! SAOS Conference - 27th Jan 2022

27 January 2022

Double Tree Dunblane


Please save the date that we have pencilled in for the SAOS Conference 2022

We can't wait to get together again in person, so cross your fingers and get the date in your diary. We'll update with further details in due course and we look forward to seeing you at Dunblane Hydro on the 27th of January.