Farm Business Advisory Service Scotland (FBAASS)

Find out more about this advisory service to rural businesses across Scotland

Help for your farm business

Scotland’s Farm Advisory Service is part of the Scottish Rural Development Programme. Funded by the Scottish Government, it provides practical information and advice on profitability and sustainability for farms and crofts. There’s information on grant support and applications, events, workshops, network meetings, conferences, training courses and more.  


Quality assured, accredited advisers deliver grant advice, while accredited farm business advisors can help you review your business, develop an integrated land management plan, and work towards a successful, profitable future.


Advisers delivering integrated land management plans and carbon audits must be registered under FBAASS, the nationally recognised standard for Scotland.

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