Agriculture Bill: consultation analysis

An independent analysis of the responses to the consultation on proposals for a new Agriculture Bill, “Delivering our Vision for Scottish Agriculture. Proposals for a new Agriculture Bill”, which was open from 29 August until 5 December 2022.

Appendix 4: List of organisational respondents

The list of organisational respondents to this consultation are listed below.[8]

A and S Barbour

Aberdeen and Northern Marts Group (ANM Group)

Aberdeen Grain Storage Ltd

Agricultural Law Association

AIC Scotland (Agricultural Industries Confederation Scotland)

ALGAO: Scotland

Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ADBA)

Angus Soft Fruits

Appietown Farms

Aquatic Life Institute

Association of Deer Management Groups

Association of Labour Providers (ALP)

Atholl Estates

Ayton Estate

Ballogie Estate Enterprises

Blackface Sheep Breeders' Association

Blackhaugh Community Farm Action Group

Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland Committee for Scotland

British Association for Shooting and Conservation

British Association for Shooting and Conservation (Scotland)

British Ecological Society

British Horse Society

British Veterinary Association


Built Environment Forum Scotland

Cairngorms National Park Authority

Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV); Scottish Agricultural Arbiters and Valuers Association (SAAVA)

Chartered Institute for Archaeologists


Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

Community Land Scotland

Community Woodlands Association

Communities for Diverse Forestry

Crown Estate Scotland

Dairy UK

Dalhanna Farming Company

Davidson and Robertson

Dumfries and Galloway Sustainable Food Partnership

Dunecht Estates

Earth in Common

Farm Business (Cayley Walton Partners)

Fisheries Management Scotland

Food, Farming and Countryside Commission

Forest Policy Group

Forth Valley & Lomond CLLD Local Action Group


Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust

GB & AM Anderson LTD

Glasgow & Clyde Valley Green Network

Hartside Farms

Highland and Islands Agricultural Support Group/Shetland Islands Council

Highland Good Food Partnership

Highlands and Islands Enterprise

Historic Environment Scotland

Institute of Fisheries Management

James Hutton Institute

Joie de Veg

KAGE: Kippen and Gargunnock Equine Access Group

Knockfarrel Produce

Landscape Institute

Lantra (Scotland)

Law Society of Scotland

LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming)

M & G Ballantyne

Macleod Organics


Meikleour Trust

Moray Estates Developments Ltd

Moredun Research Institute

Mountaineering Scotland

MSD Animal Health UK Limited

National Access Forum

National Trust for Scotland


NE Scotland Agriculture Advisory Group

NFU Scotland

NFU Scotland Orkney Branch

NFUS Shetland Branch

Nourish Scotland

NSA Scotland


Open Food Network

Organic Growers Alliance

Orkney Auction Mart

Orkney Islands Council (officer's response)

Outer Hebrides CLLD Local Action Group

Paths for All

Perth and Kinross Council

Peter Marshall Farms

Plantlife Scotland

Propagate (Scotland) CIC

Quality Meat Scotland

Ramblers Scotland

Rare Breeds Survival Trust (RBST)

Rewilding Britain

River Deveron District Salmon Fishery Board

Robert Neill & Partners

Robertsons Orkney


RSPB Scotland

Savills UK PLC

ScotFWAG (Scottish Farming and Wildlife Advisers' Group)

Scotland Food & Drink

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) and SAC Consulting

Scottish Agricultural Organisation Society Ltd (SAOS)

Scottish Agritourism

Scottish Agronomy

Scottish Anglers National Association

Scottish Badgers (SCIO)

Scottish Beef Association

Scottish Borders Council

Scottish Community Alliance

Scottish Council for Development and Industry

Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service

Scottish Dexter Group

Scottish Environment LINK

Scottish Environment Protection Agency

Scottish Islands Federation

Scottish Land & Estates

Scottish Local Authorities Economic Development (SLAED) Group

Scottish Machinery Ring Association - SMRA

Scottish Organic Stakeholders Group

Scottish Organics Producers Association

Scottish Pig Producers

Scottish Red Meat Resilience Group

Scottish Rewilding Alliance

Scottish Rights of Way and Access Society (ScotWays)

Scottish Rural Action

Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Scottish SPCA)

Scottish Society of Crop Research

Scottish Tenant Farmers Association

Scottish Wildlife Trust

Scottish Women's Convention

Skills for Farming group - joint leads SRUC, NFU Scotland, Skills Development Scotland

Small Woods Association

Smiddyburn Farms

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland

Soil Association

Soil Association Scotland

South Lanarkshire Council

South of Scotland Enterprise

St Johns Town of Dalry Community Council

Stewarts of Tayside

Stirling Council

Stockfree Farming

Sustainable Soils Alliance

The Church of Scotland General Trustees

The Dupplin Trust 2000

The Institute of Auctioneers and Appraisers in Scotland

The John Dewar Lamberkin Trust

The Landworkers’ Alliance

The National Robotarium

The Nature Friendly Farming Network

The Scottish Crofting Federation

The Vegan Society

Venison Advisory Service

W& R Logan Ltd

Woodland Trust Scotland

WWF Scotland

Zero Waste Scotland



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