Scotland’s Rural College is making headlines around the world following a visit by Reuters to SRUC’s GreenCow facility at Easter Howgate.
SRUC staff will be running interactive family activities based around thermal imaging of animals and healthy soils at this year’s Edinburgh International Science Festival.
Experts from Scotland’s Rural College were recently joined by partners in showcasing progress of research, much of it Scottish Government funded, in efficient beef production.
The potential impact on beef cattle breeding of new research into the effect populations of rumen microbes have on feed efficiency and methane emissions will be presented at an upcoming SRUC event.
A free event organised by Scotland’s Rural College on Thursday 27 November at Woodhouselee farm on the A703 south of Edinburgh, will review some of the latest SMART Farming research and technology.
Members of the Scottish Parliament have paid a visit to the SRUC’s Green Cow project at the Beef & Sheep Research Centre near Edinburgh.