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Rural Scotland in Focus 2016

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Farm Management Handbook 2016/17

Farm Management Handbook 2016-2017

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Health Planning for the Beef Cow Herd

The challenge for veterinary surgeons involved in herd health planning is to provide a service that improves and safeguards the productivity of their clients’ herds.

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Students learn to blossom at horticulture careers day

Horticulture students from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) were among those from around Scotland who attended the Grow Careers event at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh.

Elmwood hosts high schools golf competition and information day

SRUC Elmwood Golf Course will be opening its doors to local high schools and visitors on Friday 10 March.

British Ambassador in Panama visits Oatridge

The Oatridge Campus of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) recently hosted a high profile diplomatic visitor – Dr Ian Collard, British Ambassador in Panama.

Scottish Natural Heritage offer amazing opportunity for SRUC Students

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) are offering student placement opportunities on some of Scotland’s top National Nature Reserves.

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