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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Develop your skills! Search our wide range by subject or awarding body. Courses delivered on campus, in the workplace or on customer premises.

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.

What’s on

Future of Farming and Forestry Fun Day! - Dumfries

A science festival in an afternoon: Fantastic, fun and free!

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Latest news

New Research Proves Including Peas and Beans in Crop Rotations Increases Productivity and Helps the Environment

Farmers need to be reminded just how beneficial growing peas and beans can be to their businesses and the environment.

New SRUC Dairy Academy Offers More Expertise for Dairy Farmer Clients

Scotland’s Rural College has enhanced its service to the dairy industry.

Successful Rural Scotland Refocused Event

The Rural Scotland Refocused event in Edinburgh saw more than eighty representatives from organisations involved with rural communities come together to discuss where rural Scotland should be in 2035.

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.

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