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New Courses for 2015

2015 Undergraduate prospectus

SRUC are launching new courses starting in 2015, including a brand new MSc in Agricultural Professional Practice - click here for further details.

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Farming for a Better Climate

Find out more! Read about our Climate Change Focus Farms. Join your nearest farmer discussion group. Download case studies and practical guides.

Crop Clinic News

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21 May. Cool temperatures and a stall in crop development are playing havoc with timing sprays again this season.

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The new 2014/15 Farm Management Handbook is now available!
An essential tool for rural business. Order online, by phone or email.

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Cereals in Practice

This free event is a must attend for those in the cereals industry. It offers an excellent opportunity to network, see the 2015 crop trials and view the latest research projects.

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Rush Control on Farms and Crofts – SRUC’s Kirkton and Auchentyre Farms to Host Half Day Workshop

SRUC’s Kirkton and Auchentyre farms, near Crianlarich, will host a Soil Association Scotland two-year trial to investigate and demonstrate non-chemical techniques to control rushes on farms and crofts.

Cabinet Secretary Recognises Successful Results for Borders Climate Change Focus Farm

The Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and the Environment visited Upper Nisbet Farm near Jedburgh to thank them for their participation in the Farming for a Better Climate (FFBC) initiative.

SRUC Welcomes New Inverness Campus – Open for Business

SRUC researchers and staff from SAC Consulting will be early tenants of a new Inverness campus, bringing together businesses, research and educational organisations from across the Highlands.

Sunday’s Open Days at Elmwood and Barony Welcome Budding Botanists and Wannabe Stuntriders

SRUC’s Elmwood and Barony campuses are inviting the public in on Sunday 24 May and 31 May with activities and displays that entertain, and showcase opportunities to study at Scotland’s Rural College.

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