Published: Wednesday, 23rd November 2016
A new mobile CT scanner, currently undergoing calibration tests with SRUC, offers yet more clarity and inside knowledge for both livestock researchers and pedigree breeders.
Published: Wednesday, 3rd December 2014
Tasting panels and the latest computerised scanning techniques are to be used in a research project between Morrisons and SRUC aimed at improving the eating quality and production of UK lamb.
Published: Wednesday, 4th June 2014
More than 20 trainers and trainees from across Europe met at Scotland’s Rural College in Edinburgh recently to learn more about CT scanning of livestock.
Published: Wednesday, 26th February 2014
Researchers at Scotland’s Rural College have begun a trial to test the effectiveness of using a CT scanner for selecting rams which sire lambs with an increased yield of useable meat.
Published: Wednesday, 13th November 2013
Specialists from Scotland’s Rural College played an active part in the latest, biennial, Sheep Breeders Round Table held near Nottingham.
Published: Wednesday, 26th June 2013
Scotland’s Rural Colleges links with Brazil continue with a visit by a delegation of sheep breeders specifically interested in the work of the CT unit.
Published: Wednesday, 12th June 2013
While sheep and pigs are regular visitors to SRUC’s CT scanning unit, staff had to get inventive when they were asked to scan 100 live fish.
Published: Wednesday, 8th May 2013
The impact of Schmallenberg Virus (SBV) in England has been reflected in the activities of SRUC’s CT sheep scanning service this year.
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