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

Dumfries and Galloway Woodfuel Forum Meeting - Newton Stewart

Are you interested in opportunities related to the use of woodfuel as a low cost & carbon lean heating alternative in Dumfries and Galloway?

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Latest news

Upcoming Public Lectures Focus on Wildlife Biodiversity and Sustainable Farming

Balancing biodiversity and climate change with the need to feed our growing population is a key focus of much of the research at Scotland’s Rural College.

First Meeting of the Uplands Farming Group

This autumn SAC Consulting is launching a series of meetings targeted at upland farmers.

As Crofting Census Forms Arrive SAC Consulting Believe Most Clients Are Meeting Their Duties - But Remain Ready to Address Concerns

As the Crofting Commission begins its inaugural census of crofters and common grazings, SAC Consulting staff are offering support should there be any concerns regarding completion of the new forms.

Discover the Future of Farming at SRUC’s Kirkton and Auchtertyre Farm Open Day!

SRUC’s Kirkton and Auchtertyre Research Farm is throwing open its gates to welcome the public for a free day of scientific discovery. The farm will be open from 12pm – 4pm on Sunday 26 October.

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