Land-Based and Rural Skills

Joanna Foubister receives her award

Joanna the ‘Farming Hero’

Joanna Foubister, a student here at SRUC, has been hailed a “British Farming Hero” for helping to draw attention to the issue of mental wellbeing in agriculture. Along with colleagues...

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...

Eleanor MacIntosh being presented with her STEM comptetition award.

STEM Competition 2017

Earlier this year, we worked in cojunction with STEM Learning (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) to run a competition open to secondary school students. The idea was that the participants...

Word Ladder Challenge

Here’s a wee puzzle for you – Change one letter at a time, always making a real word – how many steps does it take you to get from Wheat...

SRUC Principal joins new Women in Agriculture taskforce

The Principal & Chief Executive of SRUC, Professor Wayne Powell, will sit on the new Women in Agriculture taskforce announced at the Royal Highland Show by the First Minister. The...

Close finish likely in SRUC student’s Winter Wheat Challenge

This seasons Winter Wheat Challenge is hotting up and, according to SRUC supervising staff, the competition has never been closer at this time of year. The annual challenge is sponsored...