Horticulture and Plantsmanship

Grow Careers Event Blossoms at The Botanical Gardens

Wednesday 20th February saw Edinburgh’s Botanical Gardens host a series of speeches from world renowned horticulturalists as part of the ever popular ‘Grow Careers’ day. The event, aimed at raising...

Kevin Keith, SRUC Elmwood Student,

Kevin Keith reaches Young Horticulturalist of the Year finals

HNC Horticulture Student Kevin Keith from SRUC Elmwood has reached the Scottish Finals of the Charted Institute of Horticulture’s (CIH) Young Horticulturalist of the Year. The annual competition is open...

The Garden Design students posing at the Kings Buildings in Edinburgh

Hortus Homicida – breaking news

On the morning of February 10, 1567, the bodies of Henry Stuart aka Lord Darnley, and his valet William Taylor were found dead orchard of Kirk O Field in Edinburgh, which...

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...