Published: Thursday, 27th June 2019
An SRUC Garden Design student has helped create a sensory garden for palliative care patients and families at an Edinburgh hospice.
Published: Friday, 14th June 2019
A new face on the student politics scene and a long-serving representative are among the seven officers elected to Scotland’s Rural College’s Student Association (SRUCSA).
Published: Tuesday, 4th June 2019
A show garden called Hidden Depths lived up to its name after winning the College Street category at this year’s Gardening Scotland.
Published: Friday, 23rd November 2018
A third-year Agriculture student from SRUC’s Edinburgh campus has been crowned the winner of this year’s AgriScot Business Skills competition.
Published: Thursday, 22nd November 2018
The Winter Wheat Challenge trophy has returned to the Edinburgh campus of Scotland’s Rural College.
Published: Tuesday, 1st May 2018
Scottish drainage expertise will help the capital of Iceland to cope with warmer and wetter winters in the future.
Published: Monday, 23rd April 2018
Elmwood Golf Course at Scotland’s Rural College in Cupar recently hosted its second alumni golf day which brought together more than 70 current and former professional golf students.
Published: Wednesday, 28th February 2018
Meat and milk production from cattle could one day be boosted, thanks to analysis of microbes in cows’ stomachs.
Published: Wednesday, 14th June 2017
SRUC welcomed 25 careers advisors from Skills Development Scotland (SDS) to the Edinburgh Campus to find out more about the range of courses in the land-based sector and associated career prospects.
Published: Wednesday, 17th May 2017
Garden Design students from the Edinburgh campus of SRUC visited Scottish Opera to find costumes for their mysterious “murder garden” which will be on display at Gardening Scotland.
Published: Tuesday, 28th March 2017
A student from the Edinburgh Campus of SRUC studying a BSc in Agriculture is amongst four finalists in the prestigious Beef Shorthorn Society - Beef Student of the Year award.
Published: Thursday, 23rd March 2017
Three 3rd year Agriculture students from SRUC's Edinburgh Campus will be taking part in a prestigious young engineers competition.
Published: Wednesday, 15th March 2017
Andrew Nimmo has returned to his studies at SRUC following an exciting weekend representing Scotland U18s rugby team against England.
Published: Monday, 6th February 2017
A group of eight international Garden Design students at SRUC are digging up a dark moment in Scottish history to inspire their “Hortus Homicida” show garden in a bid for gold.
Published: Wednesday, 7th December 2016
Crop and Soil Systems PhD student Paulina Okoro has won the poster prize at a recent meeting of the prestigious Crop Improvement Research Club (CIRC).
Published: Wednesday, 7th September 2016
Dr Barbra Harvie, lecturer in the Environment & Countryside department at SRUC’s Edinburgh Campus, was invited to advise on and take part in the BBC documentary “Scotland’s First Oil Rush”.
Published: Wednesday, 17th August 2016
A trio of third year students, studying at Scotland’s Rural College, have been enjoying their 10 week placements in local offices of SAC Consulting.
Published: Thursday, 26th May 2016
Masters students at SRUC Edinburgh Campus last month soaked up valuable insights into a range of land-based issues to help with their dissertations during a field trip to the Massif Central in France.
Published: Wednesday, 3rd June 2015
SRUC’s garden design students excelled themselves with their creativity, imagination and flair winning Silver Gilt and Silver for their two show gardens at Gardening Scotland.
Published: Wednesday, 6th May 2015
Over 60 students SRUC sports students have been in Spain and Sweden, furthering their studies while gaining work experience as part of an EU initiative.
Published: Wednesday, 8th April 2015
SRUC’s Professor Geoff Simm joined MSPs and representatives from other Edinburgh Universities and Colleges on Calton Hill to launch a new, eco friendly cycle sharing scheme being rolled out.
Published: Wednesday, 8th April 2015
The Mains of Loirston Winter Wheat Challenge, organised by Scotland’s Rural College is entering a time of peak activity with 20 student teams battling to grow the most profitable crop of winter wheat.
Published: Wednesday, 1st October 2014
Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has welcomed the first students in Scotland on to the RICS accredited BA in Rural Business Management.
Published: Wednesday, 10th September 2014
Research by an Honours Degree student at SRUC revealed that the levels of traffic pollution around some Edinburgh schools are significantly higher during term time than during the school holidays.
Published: Wednesday, 25th June 2014
Students at Scotland’s Rural College have elected their new presidential team.
Published: Wednesday, 14th May 2014
Students from Scotland’s Rural College in Edinburgh were inspired by the possibilities of life beyond our stars for their entry to this year’s Gardening Scotland competition.
Published: Wednesday, 2nd April 2014
Garden Design students at Scotland’s Rural College have looked into space when preparing their Show Garden for this years Gardening Scotland event.
Published: Wednesday, 5th March 2014
A horticulture student from Scotland’s Rural College is heading to Australia courtesy of an industry sponsored scholarship.
Published: Wednesday, 22nd May 2013
With gardeners from fifteen months to fifty-plus contributing to its entries at Edinburgh’s annual “Gardening Scotland” show, SRUC emphasises the role horticulture can play for all generations.
Published: Wednesday, 12th December 2012
Last month was a time of celebration for SRUC’s Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Ayr Campuses as they hosted their annual student prize giving awards.
Published: Wednesday, 17th October 2012
The sun was shining on twenty odd staff and postgrads as they made their way to Holyrood park to play cricket at the latest event in the Edinburgh’s Staff Association’s sport and social programme.
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