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Protecting Animal Health

A new £1.6 million centre for animal disease surveillance and research means faster, more reliable and more efficient diagnoses of livestock animal diseases for the whole of Scotland.

Deputy First Minister highlights key role of SRUC

The importance of Scotland’s Rural College to the current and future needs of the country’s economy has been highlighted at a parliamentary reception.

Women at cutting edge of agriculture

It’s the spectacular home to the family of King Robert the Bruce, but Broomhall House will soon welcome women farmers looking “tae think again” about how they run their business.

£260k to tackle Colombian green growth

Researchers from Scotland’s Rural College have been awarded £260,000 for two follow-up projects investigating sustainable land use in Colombia.

Facial recognition technology aims to detect emotional state in pigs

State-of-the-art facial recognition technology is being used in an attempt to detect different emotional states in pigs.

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What’s on

BSAS Annual Conference 2019: Fit for the Future

Date: 9th April 2019

The event will look at the technology, research and innovation which is shaping animal science as it develops to meet the world’s challenges.

Managing the Transition Cow for Health and Performance

Date: 16th April 2019

This event will highlight the latest research carried out by SRUC and industry to improve the management and performance of transition cows over the calving period and in early lactation.

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