Landscaping

Freshwater Environment Trip to Loch of Strathbeg & River Dee

  One of the modules included in the Countryside Management HND course is Freshwater Environments: Management and Protection. Scotland is a wet country with plenty of rain, as everyone knows,...

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...

The Beechgrove Garden and film crew at Elmwood Golf Course

Beechgrove’s Carol reminisces on her time at Elmwood

The popular Beechgrove Garden television show has been filming at Elmwood Golf Course recently as part of their roadshow series. The programme, which will be broadcast on September 14th, highlights...

SRUC students involved in Seafield project with Here + Now

Gerard O’Brien is a lecturer at SRUC’s Edinburgh campus and teaches on the HND in Garden Design and degree in Garden and Greenspace Design. Gerard also has a studio where he...

A wheelbarrow of flowers at SRUC Elmwood

SRUC – A Horticulturist’s Dream?

It’s official. SRUC is the place to study horticulture. Maybe we’re biased in that, but we do have the word of some very excellent students who agree with that point!...

Elmwood Campus garden in bloom

National Gardening Week 2017

Is there anything more amazing than the sight of a well-maintained garden, full of life? No? Didn’t think so. From Monday April 10th – Sunday April 16th, gardeners across the...