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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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.

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Crop Clinic News

Round hay bale

09 Sept. Weather slowed down harvest. Yields pleasing, not exceptional. Flea beetles and slugs present in oilseed rape. Think about field sampling.

New Focus Farms

Climate Change Focus Farms

Find out about five Climate Change Focus Farms who have volunteered to investigate on-farm business benefits by taking a low carbon approach.

What’s on

Foundation Skills in Field Soil Investigation, Description and Interpretation

This one day course run by the IPSS will provide basic skills training in field soil investigation and description.

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Latest news

Get Your Rams Ready

SAC Consulting, a division of Scotland’s Rural College, is holding a free open day focused on advising farmers on the health and fitness of their rams to ensure a successful tupping.

Consultant David Keiley Heads the Dairy Team at Scotland’s Rural College

Dumfries-based David Keiley has been appointed Senior Dairy Specialist with SAC Consulting, part of Scotland’s Rural College.

SAC Consulting Advises Farmers to Assess Impact of CAP Sooner rather than Later

Through its SAC Consulting division Scotland’s Rural College is encouraging farmers in Scotland to assess the impact of the coming CAP reforms sooner rather than later.

SRUC Part of Farming with Dyslexia Working Group

Jo Aitken from the Elmwood Campus of Scotland’s Rural College, is representing SRUC on the new Farming with Dyslexia Working Group, led by NFU Scotland and chaired by Union Vice President Rob Livesey.

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