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Craibstone Cake Off

Craibstone Cake Off With National Baking Week kicking off, 3rd year Agricultural student from the Aberdeen campus, Aimee Budge, grabbed the opportunity to host a bake sale. Aimee enlisted the help of...

A table of cakes and sweet treats in SRUC Elmwood on a long table

Baking tips from Fiona

As it’s National Baking Week, we have gathered together some great tips for home bakers. This selection of top tips comes from our very own Fiona Wilcock, based in the...

The importance of food security

With it being World Food Day, our Principal and Chief Executive Professor Wayne Powell has taken some time to share his thoughts about the importance of food security.  

Cameron McLean in front of harvester

Forestry Success at SRUC Barony

Two candidates on the Forest Machine Operator Skills Development course have successfully completed the programme. This is the first eight week course of a series of three courses delivered by...

Tree from ECLAS conference in Greenwich

SRUC lecturer presents at ECLAS

SRUC Edinburgh Garden and Greenspace Design lecturer, Gerard O’Brien recently presented at the annual conference of ECLAS – European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools.  This year’s conference was titled Creation/Reaction (

Rural Alert Infographic

Rural Watch Scotland

Make sure you know what’s going on in your area & help keep yourself safe from crime by signing up to the Rural Watch Scotland alerts scheme. Scotland’s rural communities...


World Animal Day – Aberdeen Campus

  Yoda & BB8 Chinchillas from the Animal Care Unit, Aberdeen Campus BB8 – 1 year & 9 months old. BB8’s Story: The Animal Care Unit purchased BB8’s mum, Anakin,...

A table of cakes and sweet treats in SRUC Elmwood on a long table

National Baking Week 2017

It will soon be National Baking Week (October 16th to 20th) and we’re quite excited about this. Obviously with Christmas “just around the corner”, we like preparing yummy cakes for...