Elmwood

Have A Flippin’ Good Pancake Day!

 Prehistoric Pancakes Historical Analyses of 30,000 year old grain grinding tools suggest that our Stone Age ancestors were as keen on pancakes are we are today.   Through the ages,...

NFU Mutual Charitable Trust Post-Graduate Bursary

Craig Simpson –  Recipient -Case Study Craig Simpson, who lives and works on the family farm in Dirleton, East Lothian, talks about how winning the NFU Mutual Charitable Trust Post-Graduate...

Lecturer Bruce Robertson with some of the students involved in the project

St Andrews Museum Sensory Garden

Horticultural Students from Elmwood Campus recently attended the official opening of the sensory garden within the grounds of a famous St Andrews museum. Elmwood Campus was approached by the St...

National Student Survey 2018 banner

National Student Survey 2018

It’s that time of year again when students across the country are invited to take part in the National Student Survey.   This is your chance to give your feedback...

A portrait of Robert Burns

Burns’ Day

Here in Scotland we have a proud tradition of celebrating the birthday of our Bard, Rabbie Burns. On January 25th in 1759, Robert Burns was born in Alloway in Ayrshire....

Squirrel Appreciation Day

The 21st January is Squirrel Appreciation day (oh yes it is #squirrelappreciationday) so we thought we would gather a few fun facts: Their scientific name is Sciurus vulgaris. There are...

Dalmation with spiders painted on her spots.

Cutest pet day

Calling all pet lovers – We’re hosting a photo competition on January 14th for your cutest pets. Share your pictures with us on our Facebook pages and tag them with...

Collage of all the advent pictures

SRUC Advent Calendar: 24th December

From all of us here at SRUC, have a very Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year!

Red flowers in a garden

SRUC Advent Calendar: 22nd December

Garden Design is a highly rewarding discipline that requires attention to detail, plant knowledge, technical competence and artistic flair. It is recognised as a profession in its own right and...