News published October 2020
Published on Tuesday, 27th October 2020
A New Zealand farmer who has overcome everything from earthquakes to drought will offer advice to his Scottish counterparts on how to ‘bounce forward’ from a crisis.
Published on Monday, 26th October 2020
A collaborative partnership to help secure a future for Skye’s corncrake population is celebrating its tenth anniversary.
Published on Friday, 23rd October 2020
A unique postgraduate course in Organic Farming is celebrating its 20th year at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC).
Published on Thursday, 22nd October 2020
Research into the future of EU livestock has found more can be done to reduce the negative environmental impacts of the sector.
Published on Wednesday, 21st October 2020
Dairy farmers and new entrants interested in operating a cow-with-calf dairy system are invited to take part in a survey.
Published on Tuesday, 20th October 2020
A £5.7 million project to address Bovine Viral Diarrhoea in cattle has been extended by six months due to delays caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Published on Monday, 19th October 2020
Food experts and researchers are teaming up to highlight the science behind the provenance of Scottish produce.
Published on Friday, 16th October 2020
A jockey has been appointed to teach and assess the progress of equine students at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC).
Published on Thursday, 15th October 2020
Nearly 40 per cent of Scotland’s farmers are “risk-averse”, according to a survey on how Brexit might affect business planning.
Published on Monday, 12th October 2020
UK farmers can now benefit from two new monitoring schemes designed to reduce the risk of disease in sheep.