Rising to the challenge
Our business services work across food supply chains and the natural economy to help clients rise to the challenge of climate change and scientific and technological transformation.
Animal feed, crop & soil analytical services
SRUC Veterinary and Analytical Laboratory provide UKAS accredited testing, supporting SAC Consulting, the agricultural sector and other industries.
Managing business finances
SAC specialist business consultants offer a range of services that will enhance your business profitability and help you to plan for the future.
Commission project management & research
Combining business and research to increase impact
Brand, marketing & digital advice
Would you like to develop your brand, create a marketing strategy or improve your digital capability? We're on hand.
Sharing our passion for farm and rural business diversification as a means of driving additional income for farmers, crofters and rural businesses, and growing our rural economy.
Business and enterprise in numbers
25 offices alongside our Veterinary and Analytical Laboratory and 7 Disease Surveillance Centres/Hubs
300 staff across Scotland, with teams working in the UK and internationally
More than 12,000 clients – from crofters and farmers to governments and international corporates
National or global, family farm or large corporation, SAC can help your business.
Farm business management
We deliver a range of business management services, using specialist and generalist consultants to ensure clients can meet their objectives.
Development planning & design
Working with our clients SAC Consulting can create a roadmap setting out the key project goals while providing reliable and independent advice.
Farm animal health
SAC Consulting can build sustainability into your designs to avoid depletion or degradation of natural resources, helping to protect and support a long-term environmental quality for all.
Natural resource management
The management of natural resources such as land, water, soil and plants is critical to ensuring to future sustainability of major industries and affects the quality of life both for present and future generations.
We have years of expertise in delivering business skills, growth learning, CPD and training courses to a wide range of clients all over Scotland and the UK. We deliver multiple levels of courses and workshops across the food and drink supply chain, suitable for entrepreneurs, managers, and seasoned businesses.
We will work with you to ensure our courses and workshops are tailored to meet your business needs and aspirations.
We also have a wealth of knowledge in other business areas, such as diversification, agritourism, digital, environment, data and innovation, and new product development, and can build a bespoke package suitable for your needs.
Find out more about our services
Our consultants in 25 offices across Scotland and northern England turn research into advice and advantage for business and public sector alike.
Vet & laboratory services
Our leading experts provide support to clients in areas animal disease, diagnosis and surveillance.