Animal Science

Animal Behaviour and Welfare Visit

Earlier in the week, the Animal Behaviour & Welfare degree class from Aberdeen Campus, attended the biannual Animal Welfare Day at the Roslin Institute in Edinburgh. The event was in...

Chinchilas

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,...

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...

Kickstart

School pupils enjoy a Kickstart at SRUC

School pupils from schools across the south east and south west of Scotland enjoyed a day of interactive workshops at the  Edinburgh campus of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC). The Kickstart...

First year agriculture students visit the cow mart

1st year Edinburgh courses begin with visits

First years at the SRUC Edinburgh Campus began their courses this year with a practical visit related to their subject area. Animal Science, Garden Design, Plantsmanship and Horticulture students headed...