Edinburgh campus status

SRUC Edinburgh campus is closed on Thursday 25 August. Check the following page on Thursday evening for updates:

King's Buildings campus status page..

Research Farms

SRUC manages six research farms to provide research, education and knowledge transfer resources linked primarily to its applied research programme.  These include dairying, arable, beef, upland/hill sheep systems, pig and poultry units at:

  • Aberdeen - (Craibstone)
  • Ayr - Avian Science Research Centre (Auchincruive)
  • Crianlarich - Hill & Mountain Research Centre (Kirkton and Auchtertyre)
  • Dumfries - Dairy Research Centre (Crichton Royal)
  • Edinburgh (Bush Estate incorporating Boghall, Castlelaw, Easter Howgate and Woodhouselee)
  • Edinburgh - Pig Research Centre

Professor Dave Roberts

Head of Dairy Research Centre and Professor of Dairy Farming Systems

Address: Future Farming Systems, SRUC Dairy Research Centre, Hestan House, Dumfries DG1 4TA

Telephone: 01387 263 961

Fax: 01387 263 961

E-mail: dave.roberts@sruc.ac.uk

Prof Nick Sparks

Group Manager- Animal & Veterinary Sciences

Address: SRUC, Roslin Institute Building, Easter Bush, Midlothian, EH15 9RG

Telephone: 01292525105

Fax: 0131 535 3121

E-mail: nick.sparks@sruc.ac.uk

Dr Tony Waterhouse

Address: Easter Howgate, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 0PE

Telephone: 01315354011

E-mail: tony.waterhouse@sruc.ac.uk

Prof Christine Watson

Professor of Agricultural Systems / Team Leader - Soil Science & Systems

Address: Crop & Soils Systems, SRUC Aberdeen Campus, Craibstone Estate, Aberdeen AB21 9YA

Telephone: 01224 711 143

Fax: 01224 711 293

E-mail: christine.watson@sruc.ac.uk