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SRUC Barony is Open for Business and Welcoming Course Applications

SRUC’s Barony campus based on the Parkgate estate is very much open for business and welcoming applications for the next academic year starting in August 2016.

SRUC Helps Ola Spice Up Aberdeen

When Ola Scott approached Scotland’s Rural College in Aberdeen for help with her business idea staff there did not realise what a hot topic it would become.

SRUC Elmwood Golf Course Scores Well for Long Term Environmental Commitment

The planting of more trees and hedgerows, an artificial sand martin nesting wall and improved wetland habitats on the SRUC Elmwood Golf Course have earned praise from an independent inspector.

Frank and Gertrude Just Part of the Kirkton Year.

The Pre Christmas storms battering Scotland were only part of 2015 at SRUC’s Hill research farms near Crianlarich where the total rain fall was 1,058 mm above the 20 year average.

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