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SAC Consulting Summer Placement: Edinburgh

Each summer, SAC Consulting offers three students the chance to undertake a summer placement at one of their offices around the country. Students who apply are in Year 3 going...

Joanna Foubister receives her award

Joanna the ‘Farming Hero’

Joanna Foubister, a student here at SRUC, has been hailed a “British Farming Hero” for helping to draw attention to the issue of mental wellbeing in agriculture. Along with colleagues...

Craibstone Cake Off

Craibstone Cake Off With National Baking Week kicking off, 3rd year Agricultural student from the Aberdeen campus, Aimee Budge, grabbed the opportunity to host a bake sale. Aimee enlisted the help of...

The importance of food security

With it being World Food Day, our Principal and Chief Executive Professor Wayne Powell has taken some time to share his thoughts about the importance of food security.  

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...

SRUC Principal joins new Women in Agriculture taskforce

The Principal & Chief Executive of SRUC, Professor Wayne Powell, will sit on the new Women in Agriculture taskforce announced at the Royal Highland Show by the First Minister. The...

Close finish likely in SRUC student’s Winter Wheat Challenge

This seasons Winter Wheat Challenge is hotting up and, according to SRUC supervising staff, the competition has never been closer at this time of year. The annual challenge is sponsored...

SRUC graduates and students lead GB Men’s Curling Team to Winter Olympics 2018

The British Olympic Association recently announced the Team GB Men’s Curling Team for the Winter Olympics which includes three SRUC alumni and one current student. Team Smith, led by SRUC...

SRUC Oatridge WW1 allotment garden at the Royal Highland Show 2017

Oatridge WW1 allotment at Royal Highland Show

Students at SRUC Oatridge campus will be showcasing their WW1 allotment project at this year’s Royal Highland Show within the Countryside Cottage demonstration area. The allotment is part of a...