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.

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Upcoming Open Days

Oatridge Open Day - Lecturer and Prospective Student

Visit SRUC during one of our open days to find out more about the courses we deliver. Family members or supporters welcome.

Job Vacancies

Sheep EID stand at RHS

Come and work with us! We have a diverse range of jobs available, across the whole organisation. Take a look and apply online now!

Crop Clinic News

Hedgerow trees

09 Oct. Thoughts on implications of new CAP and greening requirements. Dry weather has helped reduced slug pressure and progress potato harvest.

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SRUC Kirkton & Auchtertyre Farms: Public Open Day

SRUC’s Kirkton and Auchtertyre Research Farm is throwing open its gates to welcome the public for a free day of scientific discovery.

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SRUC Students Celebrate Success at Annual Awards Ceremony

The recent Annual Awards Ceremony at SRUC Oatridge Campus saw staff, students and their families, come together to celebrate the year’s successes.

New Monogastric Science Research Centre Launched in Scotland

Scotland’s Rural College has launched a new Monogastric Science Research Centre, a focus for the College’s work on pigs and poultry, in particular bringing together vital research on nutrition.

Calling all Teenagers: Science needs YOU!

Researchers in Edinburgh have been awarded £479,000 by the UK Government’s Rural Affairs Department (Defra) to study teenagers’ attitudes and behaviour towards animals.

Upcoming Public Lectures Focus on Wildlife Biodiversity and Sustainable Farming

Balancing biodiversity and climate change with the need to feed our growing population is a key focus of much of the research at Scotland’s Rural College.

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