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Firm Evidence of the ‘Scottish System’ in Aberdeen

  SRUC Aberdeen showed a display of cross collaboration between the three core divisions at a recent Learning for Sustainability event hosted by Kemnay Academy.   Interdisciplinary learning and evidence...

Organic Farming Study Tour

Students on the distance learning PGDip/MSc Organic Farming course visited some of the UK’s leading organic producers – including Prince Charles’ Duchy Farm – on their recent study tour.  ...

forestry students create path

Certificate in Forestry students make Barony a safer place!

After a lorry coming into the campus clipped the dyke and knocked part of it down, the forestry students took the opportunity to create a second path to save people...

Be Seen, Be Safe for Road Safety Week

This week is Road Safety Week which is an opportunity to educate and inspire people to take action on road safety and promote life-saving messages. We spoke to SRUC employee...

Forest Enterprise Scotland

Modern Apprentice opportunity for budding foresters

Forest Enterprise Scotland is on the search for eight new Modern Apprentices to begin a career in forestry. The apprenticeships will learn forestry skills ranging from tree planting, felling and...

Glenfiddich Welcomes UK Agri Food Girls

  Degree students from Aberdeen visited the Glenfiddich whisky distillery today as part of their UK Agri Foods module. The group toured the entire production process from the initial malting...

SRUC Produces 2 Finalist in the British Farming Awards 2017

  Each year, the prestigious British Farming Awards holds a category for Agricultural Student of the Year. The award recognises, and aims to showcase the achievements of next generation farmers...

Livestock Production Students Explore Innovative Technology

    A mix of 3rd year Agriculture and Rural Business Management students, from Aberdeen campus, visited SRUC’s Easter Howgate research farm as part of their Livestock Production Systems module....

Aberdeen BSc Countryside Management’s journey to Glen Clova

  On Wednesday the 11th October, BSc Countryside Management students from SRUC Aberdeen set off for wonderful day of field tripping. The group, accompanied by lecturers Denise Ronald and John...

SRUC graduate crowned Young Farmer of the Year

  Former SRUC student James Fairlie has been awarded Young Farmer of the Year in the prestigious Farmers Weekly annual awards.   James undertook his HND in Agriculture at SRUC...