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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


25 Sept. Barley yields good, wheat not so due to Septoria. Crops in ground emerging well. Crops under threat from slugs, wheat bulb fly and flea beetles.

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

SRUC Elmwood Student Enjoys Opportunity to Work at Ryder Cup

SRUC student Kevin Laidlaw, studying HNC Golf Course Management at the Elmwood Campus in Fife, has said he has the College to thank for his recent experience working at the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.

Lungworm Warning from SRUC Vets

Farmers are warned to be on their guard for lungworm this year.

SRUC Veterinary Services Launches New Test to Help Prevent Long Bone Deformity of Calves

SRUC’s Veterinary Services has launched a new test for measuring levels of the essential trace element manganese in cows to help reduce long bone deformity of their suckled calves.

Primary Schools Buzzing with Excitement about Bee Competition

The excited buzz from school pupils around the West Lothian Schools’ Bee Garden Competition has ended with Dedridge Primary declared the winner.

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