The society functions through its crop sub-committees for combinable and energy crops, potatoes and soft fruit, which are chaired respectively by Messrs. Dawson, Herron and Thomson. The secretaries of these committees are Dr Joanne Russell, Dr Jennie Brierley and Dr Susan McCallum, all of whom are based at The James Hutton Institute.

Short reports of projects funded by SSCR can be found on the relevant sub-committee pages.