Scotland's Rural College delivers comprehensive skills, education and business support for Scotland’s land-based industries, founded on world class and sector-leading research, education and consultancy.

January start courses

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Apply now for courses commencing in January 2017.

Rural Scotland in Focus 2016

Rural Scotland in Focus 2014

Download the latest Rural Scotland in Focus report which focuses on land management, rural economies and community empowerment.

Crop Clinic News

Tractor ploughing in field

8 December: After a period of frosts and cold weather, temperatures are now rising again.

Farm Management Handbook 2016/17

Farm Management Handbook 2016-2017

Now available!
An essential tool for rural business. Order your copy now online, by phone or email.

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Infectious Diseases of Cattle

We will cover the biology, diagnosis and control of BVD, IBR, Johne’s disease, Leptospirosis and Neospora in relation to the UK livestock systems.

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SRUC Elmwood students are runners up in national Field to Fork Challenge

A team of Gamekeeping and Hospitality students from the Elmwood Campus of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has been named runner-up in a prestigious national Field to Fork Challenge.

(Video) Brexit fears aired at launch of Rural Scotland in Focus

One in five Scottish farmers and crofters may retire early due to fears over Brexit.

SAC Farm Management Handbook makes online debut

For the first time the iconic SAC Consulting Farm Management Handbook has been made available online giving farmers greater accessibility to a wealth of knowledge.

SAC Consulting help champion Scotland’s food and drink

SAC Consulting will play a key role in a new £3 million scheme to help Scottish food and drink businesses build upon the success of the sector by strengthening the local food and drink supply chain.

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