SRUC Barony

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.  

Rural Alert Infographic

Rural Watch Scotland

Make sure you know what’s going on in your area & help keep yourself safe from crime by signing up to the Rural Watch Scotland alerts scheme. Scotland’s rural communities...

A table of cakes and sweet treats in SRUC Elmwood on a long table

National Baking Week 2017

It will soon be National Baking Week (October 16th to 20th) and we’re quite excited about this. Obviously with Christmas “just around the corner”, we like preparing yummy cakes for...

SRUC Careers Event Poster 2017

Careers Event 2017

The annual SRUC Careers event is back again for 2017, and this year is taking place at SRUC Elmwood. It’s open to everyone and you can arrange for transportation to...

Climate Week at SRUC

From September 18th to 22nd, it’s Climate Week in Scotland. Here at SRUC we take environmental protection very seriously – indeed why we offer courses in renewables technology and environment!...

Cultivate: Issue 2

The second issue of our printed counterpart to Cultivate online is now available at your campus. Pick up a copy now from your campus or view the digital version! We’re...

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...

Royal highland Show Photo Competition collage

Royal Highland Show photo competition winners

After what seemed like an eternity, we were finally able to select two winners in our 2017 Royal Highland Show photo competition. We received hundreds of amazing submissions from people...

Girl riding on horse back

Crowds flock to Barony Open Day

A sunny bright afternoon brought nearly 3000 visitors to 2017’s Open Day at Barony Campus. The day was a great success allowing the public to get up close to everything that...

A wheelbarrow of flowers at SRUC Elmwood

SRUC – A Horticulturist’s Dream?

It’s official. SRUC is the place to study horticulture. Maybe we’re biased in that, but we do have the word of some very excellent students who agree with that point!...