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Art and video competition results

Future Farming 2016

We were delighted with the response to our ‘Future Farming’ art and video competition funded by the Dr E M Cruickshank Trust.  

Over 300 entries were received and a selection will be exhibited on the SRUC stand at the Royal Highland Show 2016. 

Winning and the top 20 art entries can be seen below – well done to all the young people across Scotland for such fantastic work.

Primary Aged Results 

Winner: Innes Parkin P7, from Drumblade Primary School, Huntly for his drawing of a future farming scene showing robots, flying feeders, a mobile shed and various other futuristic farming equipment (pictured below). 

Art picture

Second place: Rebecca Gibb P6 from Duncow Primary School, Dumfriesshire for her drawing entitled “the solar powered milking parlour” (pictured below).

solar milking cow

Third Place: Murray McRoberts from Mauchline Primary School in Ayrshire for his drawing “The Helicopter Farm” (pictured below).

Future farm picture

Winner of the Barony Award Junior Category

Jennifer Jahn aged 11 from Shawhead Primary School for her drawing “Eggbot” which depicts a robot which gathers eggs and has an incubator for hatching chicks as well as a number of other novel abilities. Spacer

Prize winning picture

Jennifer has won a trip to be an animal keeper to the Barony Campus Animal Care Training Centre where she and a friend will get the chance to get hands on experience with a variety of animals including chinchillas, bearded dragons, snakes, tortoises, terrapins and various species of fish and birds.


Secondary Aged Winner

Winner of the best entry in the video competition and winner of the senior Barony Award was Jay Burns a pupil in S3 from St. Josephs College in Dumfries.  Jay has won tickets and spending money to go to the Highland Show.  In addition, he wins a half day farm experience at Barony Campus Farm where Jay will get the opportunity to participate in farm activities and a farm tour.

The winning and a selection of highly commended entries will be displayed on the SRUC stand at the Royal Highland Show 23-27 June 2016.

Browse more of the entries 

Future Farming Art Competition 2016

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