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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...

Think Bright on Bonfire Night

A personal guide to a safe Guy Fawkes night. Sparklers Wear gloves – this will significantly reduce your risk of being burnt from sparkler sparks.   Only light 1 sparkler...

Remember Remember the Animals this November

Animal Awareness on Guy Fawkes Night With Guy Fawkes night fast approaching, here are some tips for thought which can make a huge difference to the health, safety and wellbeing...

What you didn’t know about Hedgehogs

The Humble Hedgehog With the hedgehog having a quiet and unobtrusive nature, it is not a surprise that many of us overlook these dynamic creatures and their unique characteristics. The...

Flying high in Arkansas, USA

While most students spend the summer months on holiday, SRUC Rural Business Management student Will Blair was flying drones in Arkansas, USA! Will was the scholarship recipient for the exchange...