John Deere

Elmwood Open Day 2018

Another SRUCcessful Open Day at Elmwood

Elmwood campus again opened its doors to the local community at its recent free family fun day. Following a morning of heavy rain, the sun made a welcome appearance with...

Peteris Sadovskis, HND Golf Management (Course) student

Peteris Sadovskis – Golf Course Management

Peteris Sadovskis from Latvia joined SRUC Elmwood Campus in 2014 when he enrolled on the NC Greenkeeping course. Peteris and his young family came over to Scotland from Latvia in...

candidates in front of harvester

Pioneering Forest Machine Operator courses a success

The latest Forest Machine Operator Skills Development course delivered by the established partnership of UKFPA, the Barony campus at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC), John Deere Forestry and Forestry Commission Scotland...

Lecturer Paul Fotheringham overseeing a demonstration of the simulator.

Donation benefits students at SRUC Barony

Barony Campus  has benefitted by receiving a very generous donation from John Deere Forestry! A high tech forestry simulator, worth £80,000 and two laptop simulators will provide an excellent training...