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News published December 2017

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£2m investment in SRUC Centre of Excellence for Digital Agriculture and Animal Health

Published on Monday, 11th December 2017

SRUC today confirmed plans for a £2 million investment at Inverness Campus expanding their existing research and commercial operations.

Richard Dewhurst

GreenCow seen and herd around the world

Published on Tuesday, 5th December 2017

Scotland’s Rural College is making headlines around the world following a visit by Reuters to SRUC’s GreenCow facility at Easter Howgate.

Sleep in the park

Leadership Team highlight homeless plight

Published on Tuesday, 5th December 2017

The Executive Leadership Team at SRUC is gearing up to join a mass charity sleep-out in Edinburgh’s Princes Street Gardens this weekend.

SRUC student Liga Sprukte receives her bursary certificate from Martin Hollis, Executive Chef at the Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa in St Andrews

Recipe for success

Published on Tuesday, 5th December 2017

A student chef at SRUC’s Elmwood campus in Fife has been awarded a bursary to help further develop her culinary skills.

Pupils from Reston Primary School, who helped with the planting of nearly 200 trees

Tree cheers for Reston pupils

Published on Tuesday, 5th December 2017

Pupils from Reston Primary School recently joined other members of the Reston and Auchencrow communities to help plant around 200 trees in a scheme facilitated by SAC Consulting, part of SRUC.

James Coupland, centre, receives his RHASS Certificate for Long Service from Crichton Farm Manager Hugh McClymont, left, and Wayne Powell, Principal and Chief Executive of Scotland’s Rural College.

An Admirable Crichtonian

Published on Tuesday, 5th December 2017

A farm worker who has spent more than 30 years at Crichton Royal Dairy has been hailed as “exemplifying the commitment of SRUC staff”.

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