Climate change resilience is better in some sheep and goats than others, claims a new study.
Scotland’s Rural College
Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has confirmed the closure of its diagnostic testing facilities in Aberdeen and Thurso with the loss of nine jobs in February next year.
Scotland’s agricultural college edged into a financial deficit as it embarked on a significant restructuring which its leaders believe will make it fit for the 21st Century.
Students from Scotland’s Rural College have joined TV presenter Michaela Strachan on a wild goose chase for the latest series of the BBC’s wildlife programme Autumnwatch.
City students will soon get the chance to hone their farming skills at a farm in Aberdeenshire.
Scottish researchers are involved in a pioneering project to improve the welfare of laying hens by studying how stress affects their brains.
A menagerie of small animals - from snakes to chinchillas - are settling into their new home at Scotland's Rural College (SRUC).
Sheep farmers are being challenged to breed for extra chops by making more use of the information provided by the CT scanning of live lambs.
Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) is hoping to make more than £1.25 million from the sale of its Ayrshire campus.
Livestock post-mortem (PM) facilities are to be axed in Perth and Ayr from next year in a cost-cutting move announced by Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC).
A £7million centre of excellence and innovation in veterinary science is being created at Inverness Campus.
Farmers are being asked to become mentors for agriculture students.
Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) is attempting to sell off some of its Auchincruive campus in Ayrshire for the second time.
A £5.6 million avian research centre opened yesterday at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) near Edinburgh.
Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has launched a bursary scheme for mature students.
Badenoch agricultural student to swap tractor for skis as he aims to compete in Youth Winter Olympics
An agricultural student from the Highlands is to swap his tractor for a pair of skis as he makes a gallant bid to secure a spot at the coveted youth winter Olympics.
Facial recognition technology to detect pigs’ emotions, especially pain and stress, is the subject of new trials.
Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) is planning a major upgrade of its Hill and Mountain Research Centre, based at Kirkton and Auchtertyre Farms in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park.
Scotland’s Rural College, SRUC, has announced plans to become a new rural university by 2022.
A young gamekeeper is hoping to inspire more women into her field of work.
Scotland’s Rural College, SRUC, has launched a campaign to encourage more people to return to the academic world as mature students.
Scotland’s Rural College, SRUC, has launched a new graduate trainee programme for agricultural consultants.
A north politician has written to the new principal of Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) to highlight concerns about samples being transferred from its animal disease lab in Inverness.
A closure-threatened veterinary laboratory in Inverness could win a reprieve and be replaced by a new facility in the city.
North MSPs on a powerful Holyrood committee have condemned the proposed closure of a specialist veterinary centre in Inverness.
North MSPs have voiced their concerns about a measure being suggested to mitigate the effects of closing a specialist vet centre in Inverness.
An Aberdeen graduate has been elected the new student president at Scotland's Rural College.