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Oatridge Open Day - Lecturer and Prospective Student

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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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Beef Open Day “BE-EFicient” - SRUC Beef Research Centre, Edinburgh

Improving production efficiency and mitigating environmental impacts in beef cattle.

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Latest news

SRUC Signals Commitment to Regional Delivery of Services

Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has signalled its commitment to the regional delivery of its services by announcing a number of priorities for investment across Scotland.

Researcher Warns of the Dangers of Soil Compaction

A grassland researcher with Scotland’s Rural College is warning farmers that soil compaction can lead to the loss of nearly a quarter of spring grass yields. By taking more care with machinery and livestock they can reduce that loss and cut the farm’s greenhouse gas emissions substantially.

SRUC Barony Students Win Latest Mains of Loirston Winter Wheat Challenge

A team of students from the Barony campus of Scotlands Rural College have won the latest Mains of Loirston Winter Wheat Challenge.

Winter Graduation Celebrates Successful SRUC Students

HNC and HND students from Scotland’s Rural College were celebrating success in their studies at the recent winter graduation ceremony.

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