1. Relates to the 2015 subsidy payments, irrespective of when payments were received.
2. Data relate to 2015 crop year. Initial Total Income from Farming estimates for 2016 suggest an upturn in 2016.
3. Estimates from Total Income from Farming, which include farm types not included in the FBS, suggest that, overall, agriculture made a profit even when subsidies are excluded.
Email: Neil White
Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit
The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House