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Elmwood welcomed record numbers and temperatures at their open day

SRUC Elmwood Campus in Cupar opened its doors again to the local community at their annual free family fun day on Sunday 14 May.

Rogues wanted! – lucrative course for disease police for a vital Scottish industry

The health and reputation of a Scottish industry worth around £100 million a year depends on the work of “tattie roguers” - and it needs more of the potato disease police.

New research shows Scottish public supports investments to restore peatlands

New research has found that the general public is supportive of ambitious plans by the Scottish Government to restore Scotland’s peatlands - which benefits water quality, wildlife and carbon storage.

Encouraging levels of input to SRUC strategy discussions

Principal and Chief Executive of SRUC Professor Wayne Powell has expressed his thanks to the many individuals and groups who have given their views about SRUC’s new strategy over the last month.

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