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Latest News


New Release of SOPA Organic Farming Standards for Producers

June 30, 2022

Government Policy

Register yourself as a Plant Protection Product User

June 1, 2022


2022 SOPA AGM - 13th June

May 30, 2022


Save the Date - Balmakewan Organic Farm Walk and SOPA AGM

May 18, 2022

Events coming up

To see more, go to our 'Events' page

March 31, 2022

Spring Organic Livestock Auction Mart Sale Dates 2022

The below auction marts are holding their annual Spring Sales of Organic Store Cattle as follows:

Monday 4th April, 2022, 11am

C & D Auction Marts Ltd - Dumfries Mart, Huntington Road, Dumfries, DG11NF

For all enquiries and to book entries contact auctioneer Harry Begg on 01387279495 or 07713 569593, alternatively email For more information see Dumfries Mart website.

Friday 15th April, 2022

Aberdeen & Northern Marts - Thainstone Centre, Inverurie, AB51 5XZ.

Entries for Organic Cattle close Monday 11th April at 9am. Online bidding also available to purchasers. For all enquiries to book entries contact David Hay on 01467 623 706 or email For more information see ANM website.

Monday 18th April 2022

Caledonian Marts - Stirling Auction Centre, Millhall, Stirling, FK7 7LS

To book entries or for any queries contact Oliver Shearman on 07730 046252 or email  Or you can contact the main mart office on 01786 450922.

C & D Auction Marts Ltd - Dumfries Mart, ANM - Thainstone Mart, UA - Huntly Mart & Caley Mart - Stirling Mart are all certified to the SOPA Auction Mart Standards to sell Organic Cattle & Sheep.  If you wish to sell organic stock through the ring get in contact with their auctioneers.

If you plan to attend a sale the latest Institute of Auctioneers and Appraisers in Scotland (IAAS) COVID-19 Guidance click here.  Plus, individual auction marts may operate site specific additional restrictions and guidance.

February 24, 2022

Agriscot 2022 - Your Farm Business Event

AgriScot will take place on 16 November 2022.

Please register now via our Fastrac Visitor Registrationpage for up to date news and entry to the event.

PO Box Golspie, KW106AA
Email: Tel: 0300 772 9795

Scottish Organic Producers Association, Registered Office is c/o Drummond Laurie, Algo Business Centre, Glenearn Rd, Perth, PH2 8BX.
Scottish Organic Producers Association is a Co-operative registered under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014, Registration Number SP02278R. Organic Certification GB-ORG-17