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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!
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Improving Profitability: Soils, Grass & Crops (Nether Aden Farm, Mintlaw)

Join us for lunch at Nether Aden followed by a farm tour to look at getting the most from grass and crops in a mixed system.

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Latest news

SRUC Students Double Award Win at Gardening Scotland!

SRUC’s garden design students have excelled themselves with their creativity, imagination and flair winning Silver Gilt and Silver for their two show gardens at Gardening Scotland.

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.

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