Agricultural & Landbased

Four facts for St. Patrick’s Day

It’s St. Patrick’s Day today which has become something of a global phenomenon where “everyone is Irish” and synonymous with imbibing “too much sherbet”, so to speak. However, the day...

SRUC Aberdeen Staff at the Royal Northern Spring Show 2017

Royal Northern Spring Show 2017

As is annual tradition, SRUC attended the Royal Northern Spring Show 2017 on Wednesday 1st of March at the Thainstone Centre, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire.   One of Scotland’s first major events...

Stephen Moore receives an award from Alasdair Straker of BAGMA at the Lantra awards.

Stephen Moore – modern apprentice award

SRUC is celebrating Skills Development Scotland (SDS) Modern Apprenticeship week – March 6-10 2017, showcasing the benefits apprenticeships bring to individuals, businesses and the economy via their students achievements and...

Barry and Dave allotment club poster

Free courses for green fingers

Spring has sprung and the grass has ris… We wonder where the peoples is. For green-fingered Fifers, there are some great opportunities to brush up on your gardening skills that...

MSc Distance Learning students enjoy a Burns Supper at SRUC Aberdeen Campus

Climate Cafe study weekend at SRUC Aberdeen

SRUC runs a number of distance learning programmes with HNC Poultry Production and HNC Countryside Management popular undergraduate courses. In addition, we offer five MSc programmes offering a range of...

Second year agriculture students study tour

Second year agriculture students from SRUC’s Edinburgh campus headed down to the north of England for their study tour. See what they got up to:

Second year agriculture students visit Orchard Farm in Derbyshire, March 2016

Second year agriculture study tour

Second year Agriculture students from SRUC Edinburgh are on their study tour in the North of England. Here’s a fabby photo of them checking out the latest kit at Amazone Orchard...

SRUC Edinburgh Farm Management Society discusses politics and enjoys some pizza

Farm Management Society meeting 2016

Pizza and politics at the second meeting of the new Farm Management Society at SRUC’s Edinburgh Campus where student members were updated by SRUC Economist Steven Thomson on the new...

First year Agriculture students take part in the soil pit practical

Agriculture Soil Pit Practical SRUC Edinburgh

First year Agriculture students at SRUC Edinburgh campus have headed off to one of their many practical sessions to examine a soil pit and look at soil structure. Luckily, a...