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SRUC (Scotland's Rural College). At the heart of the natural economy - education, agricultural/rural research and consulting.

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There's still time to register for free for the next in our next Wicked Webinar series, ' A Green Recovery from Cov… https://t.co/EHvNWcVdzAYour SRUC Edinburgh Student Support Services Team are here to support you throughout the year. They’re a friendly b… https://t.co/NZ5k6PQ2Nu
Retweeted by SRUCWhen experts from @strandings (part of SRUC) are called out, it's usually to deal with strandings of seals, whales… https://t.co/FNklGhNdkmA huge hello to everyone starting (and continuing) their journey with SRUC today. Welcome to our new students and w… https://t.co/ceMqjhvqUT
9/28
2020
This week our students' association are hosting breakfast clubs, quizzes & launching a pet competition for all our… https://t.co/WtGAFvNsIWWe understand that this is a worrying time for students. We want to reassure those returning to our campuses that y… https://t.co/s1X8D7ePDm
9/27
2020
Organic farmer Bryce Cunningham from @MossgielFarm told us why he chose to work with an @SRUC Organic Farming gradu… https://t.co/x8c9I06RcJRobby Gass, an @SRUCAlumni who studied Organic Farming, spoke to us about the importance of his studies and the doo… https://t.co/bW3MMrc3RNWe’re taking a lot of steps to make sure our campuses and halls of residence are a safe place for students and staf… https://t.co/akRXloFyZY
9/26
2020
@DocFiBrown We're looking forward to welcoming you to SRUC!🎉We would like to reassure all our students that their safety & wellbeing is our priority during the Covid-19 pandem… https://t.co/jwhCbDvyNsCongratulations to The Aquaponics garden, winning the Converge Impact award. @SRUC are proud to host The Aquaponics… https://t.co/ackiAVBk6p
Retweeted by SRUCFor all our new students, make sure to follow @SRUCSA to keep up to date with all the virtual events they're hostin… https://t.co/2LqLgLOODhFarmers will be given tips on how to get the best from staff in a new series of webinars organised by SAC Consultin… https://t.co/y4JKMprGu6
9/25
2020
The second in our Wicked Webinars series takes place 2 October, where we'll be hearing from Professor Sir Ian Boyd,… https://t.co/LZ4Mo49ACGMissed the first of our Wicked Webinars - 'The Natural Choice - how our natural economy can lead to a new model for… https://t.co/xfMScpYemj
9/24
2020
We're looking for sheep farmers to take part in a survey which aims to establish the amount of antibiotics used in… https://t.co/nUv3d3hzBqSRUC lecturer Gemma Waugh returned to her former school to present a prize to students for their promotional video… https://t.co/GC3xaKUFMVAs courses start back up and students & staff return to campus, small actions all add up. Our latest animation show… https://t.co/N8lNrhoFmp
9/23
2020
Interested in studying at Scotland’s Rural College? Come along to one of our upcoming virtual open days and find ou… https://t.co/8AZIkpU8rB
Retweeted by SRUCNew research, led by SRUC together with @UniStrathclyde and @vetinst_no, into sea lice management measures used on… https://t.co/ZdwyES2q1sStarting college can be daunting. If you are feeling overwhelmed and need support, sign up to… https://t.co/WdTyaLu8Uq
9/22
2020
Economists at SRUC have called for targeted support for those sectors most in peril following the end of the job re… https://t.co/nIvrvdwCkH
9/21
2020
Scotland’s plants underpin the health of the nation and plant pests & diseases can cause major losses.… https://t.co/S7RT9HjCBx
Retweeted by SRUCChef lecturer Willie Balfour takes you on a mini tour of the Professional Cookery facilities at SRUC Elmwood, inclu… https://t.co/0xjj0ItStaPassionate about food? Love cooking but not sure how to turn your hobby into a career? Help fulfil your potential… https://t.co/68sxzpFbWCIt's almost the weekend and we'd be kidding if we said we weren't looking forward to it. Have a good one, whatever… https://t.co/6pJbeXakaS
9/18
2020
We're currently #recruiting for several #vacancies based across Scotland, including: ▪️ Equality, Diversity and Inc… https://t.co/pkXSryaU7pNot sure where a career in professional cookery can take you? @SRUCAlumni Catherine Devaney worked part time at res… https://t.co/DRwAzvGgAmFrom coming second in the @Brakes_Scotland Student Chef Challenge to cooking for 180 people at the @OldCourseHotel,… https://t.co/7ZmsBBdmyR
9/17
2020
Why is buying local produce so important? Not only do you help support local farmers, but you also get super fresh… https://t.co/mlO0ZdUYM7Garden Design lecturers Douglas Coltart and Jeremy Needham have been busy preparing online tutorials for the Landsc… https://t.co/7S518wdbGh
Retweeted by SRUCOur latest e-newsletter is available to read online now. Follow the link below to read and sign up to receive it ev… https://t.co/6fyvd9rcTsOur online welcome week for students begins on 21 September, with teaching starting the week after. Full term dates… https://t.co/ef2ORkxy0H
9/16
2020
Money worries can have an impact on your mental health. If you’re a student or staff member at SRUC and feeling str… https://t.co/zFU229wdlx
9/15
2020
When our new term begins this month, our sophisticated blended learning techniques will allow our students to enjoy… https://t.co/z6JPJsOkU8With the influx of visitors to rural Scotland during the coronavirus pandemic, we're working w/ land-based business… https://t.co/53pfXenOKlThis year's Princess Royal Award presented today by @HRHPrincessAnne goes to @SRUC @dadyo32 for his services to UK… https://t.co/90MBTmJBp6
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9/14
2020
Scientists including SRUC's David Marshall have completed one of the largest genetic analysis ever done of any agri… https://t.co/caKaozaBzs
9/12
2020
Our first event, 'The Natural Choice - how our natural economy can lead to a new model for prosperity', takes place… https://t.co/nXehESK0VNOver the upcoming months we're hosting the SRUC Wicked Webinars, a series of online events featuring SRUC staff and… https://t.co/QIP0Pf6C5nThis #ZeroWasteWeek, @SRUCAlumni and Managing Director of Forth Resource Management, Tommy Dale, explains the proce… https://t.co/KuifHGTREb
9/11
2020
We've updated our profile on LinkedIn, so whether you’re a new graduate, or have had a LinkedIn profile for years,… https://t.co/4VSBr3QZUPSuicide prevention starts with recognising warning signs & treating them seriously. Did you know that all students… https://t.co/0RLbbY1Kbu
9/10
2020
It's #ZeroWasteWeek, and in this video @SRUCAlumni and Managing Director of Forth Resource Management, Tommy Dale,… https://t.co/x7SYGYNl8PIt's now only two weeks until our Beef Productivity Webinar! @SRUC @ConsultingSAC and @natbeefassoc invite you t… https://t.co/xhmL2aCKZi
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9/9
2020
After volunteering on several farms, Abigail Ashton decided to return to study and discovered our Organic Farming c… https://t.co/PkPKu0T6QrWe’re involved in helping strengthen Scotland’s organic food sector through the Scottish Organic Forum and the crea… https://t.co/K78oEmUIbM
9/8
2020
Studying for an MSc in Organic Farming wasn't an issue for @SRUCAlumni Stephen Meredith, who was based in Ballylina… https://t.co/gZQuiors1jHeard the term organic farming but not 100% sure what it means? Find out more about organic farming and the servi… https://t.co/18BXAN7x96
9/7
2020
We're ecstatic to have been included in the top 50 UK universities by @THEworldunirank. A new entrant to the list,… https://t.co/ejDo97SYF4
9/4
2020
TechCare, a £5 million research project led by SRUC and involving nine countries, is aiming to revolutionise the us… https://t.co/1npHZkbGW9
9/3
2020
If you’re struggling to cope, you don’t have to do it alone. All students and staff at SRUC have free access to… https://t.co/NuDK94zXGqOur latest e-newsletter is available to read online now. Follow the link below to read and sign up to receive it ev… https://t.co/6tHnTCCZuz
9/2
2020
We've appointed eight new Challenge Change Fellows to lead SRUC on some the biggest challenges & opportunities of t… https://t.co/Vfb6clLm0x
8/31
2020
Garden Design student John Thoumire was recently invited to co-host Instagram live videos from the prestigious Gard… https://t.co/YKdciQvAHS
8/28
2020
Alongside 14 other organisations, we're pleased to have pledged to help deliver effective wildlife management acros… https://t.co/fV6D9ZFesWWe're looking for beef & sheep farmers, consultants, vets & researchers' views on modern technology, to identify ke… https://t.co/hhjoWBJfYn
8/27
2020
When you think about where your cuppa comes from, you might not picture a plantation in the heart of the Scottish l… https://t.co/oJSpY1qcbe
8/26
2020
A new report, which involved @strandings (part of SRUC), has highlighted the link between reductions in the numbers… https://t.co/yINJwBiZch
8/25
2020
We're looking for Scottish dairy farmers to help with a project researching the prevalence of Mycoplasma bovis (M.… https://t.co/qcdoiPtMZeFind out more about studying Horticulture with Plantsmanship at SRUC and @TheBotanics at our virtual open day on Tu… https://t.co/j1IqnQ5gYY
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8/24
2020
Congratulations to SRUC Veterinary investigations officer @HanksEve, who has reached the semi-finals of… https://t.co/CzjtpQsMB3
8/22
2020
Based on recent reports, the #COVID19 pandemic could accelerate sustainable food trends, according to Alistair Trai… https://t.co/TPDJ1wCxjf
8/21
2020
Our online welcome week for students begins on 21 September, with teaching starting the week after. Full term dates… https://t.co/Z9mUukuNZP
8/20
2020
We still have some places available on a selection of our courses which start this autumn. #clearing #Clearing2020https://t.co/B4afiCiKnWOur latest e-newsletter is available to read online now. Follow the link below to read it and sign up to receive it… https://t.co/XUJeVzsEl2A new international study led by @UtrechtUni & involving @strandings (part of SRUC) reports that more than 16,000 d… https://t.co/Y6q5Y7hrIk
8/19
2020
SRUC's Paul Mayfield was interviewed by @BBCFarmingToday about why the gluten free status of oats needs to be prote… https://t.co/H9dZ7sGAbr @catdicksonxo Congratulations 🎉 Which campus will you be heading to when you start the course?We're currently #recruiting for several #vacancies based across Scotland, including: ▪️ Marketing and Student Recru… https://t.co/4JH8h0qxsSTune in tonight from 8pm to watch the new series! https://t.co/Y2Pb4VQSGp
8/18
2020
A partnership between @ConsultingSAC, @RSPBScotland and farmers in the Upper Clyde Valley has been awarded £90,000… https://t.co/q2z5q2ll4f👂👂👂Great podcast to listen to by @FASScot chatting with @sruc alumna Michelle Stephen- who mentions her student tea… https://t.co/B5yUNbHKOz
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8/17
2020
As a graduate of our Environmental Management courses, you'll be able to apply appropriate solutions to environment… https://t.co/10bluSjV4E
8/16
2020
Countryside Management is about addressing the needs of the natural heritage and environment, and the people who wo… https://t.co/Z6JnROe02u
8/14
2020
SRUC researchers are part of a team that has recently completed a study indicating global aquaculture generates aro… https://t.co/arpcoq63EjOur friends over at SASA have this advice for anyone receiving unsolicited seeds in the mail. You can also report t… https://t.co/YdLss6cIok
8/13
2020
Did you know we have an allotment at SRUC Oatridge where our horticulture students get practical experience? Full o… https://t.co/lA1F5YQV1KWhen our new term begins next month, our sophisticated blended learning techniques will allow you to enjoy the vita… https://t.co/FlwBkn2aX8
8/12
2020
Our digital dairy project has been awarded £50,000 in funding by UK Research and Innovation. The Strength in Places… https://t.co/n9K4uWqHmfIt's not about where you're from, it's where you belong. At Scotland's Rural College we don't follow the herd. With… https://t.co/1z0wFVhZmt
8/11
2020
It's #NationalAllotmentsWeek and in the video below (filmed before lockdown when they were still students) Horticul… https://t.co/8w4TUVknzW
8/10
2020
At SRUC we don't follow the herd. With campuses across the country and a range of courses on offer, find your path… https://t.co/ee4nwJPAqm
8/9
2020
The quest to tackle obesity in the UK by banning ‘buy one get one free’ promotions will have a modest impact on the… https://t.co/zOuIS6tNtRGet the experience you need to start your career with SRUC, mixing theory in the classroom or from home with learni… https://t.co/aFXZaQa6uv
8/8
2020
If you're 25 or older and are thinking of re-training this year, you could apply for our Change Your Path bursary a… https://t.co/VW8ncroyTPA recent output from our @SGRESAS funded work presents examples of successful policy interventions to support repop… https://t.co/wi5r8GjKFr
Retweeted by SRUCIt's #NationalMarineWeek and if you're planning on going exploring at the beach this weekend, make sure to take thi… https://t.co/mzlWwftptN
8/7
2020
Our latest e-newsletter is available to read online now. Follow the link below to read it and sign up to receive it… https://t.co/NFZrqOBKlrSRUC's Crichton Royal Farm taking part in #Farm24 with @Morrisons Store Community Champion Myra Smith and Farm Mana… https://t.co/F9EEWw73WUWe still have some places available on courses which start this autumn. #clearing #Clearing2020 Find out more: 💻… https://t.co/PNaRWosok9Chef lecturer Willie Balfour takes you on a mini tour of the Professional Cookery facilities at SRUC Elmwood, inclu… https://t.co/IdCaQBGXe0
8/6
2020
SRUC's Dr Emma Baxter stars in new Netflix series 'CONNECTED – The Hidden Science of Everything', alongside… https://t.co/oZL5OI1b2lYou can also find all of Gemma's other blogs for @SEFARIscot here: https://t.co/qOdZEiKWhD https://t.co/B83gjliAtZWe're excited to announce that our partners at Big White Wall have re-launched as @Togetheralluk. SRUC students lo… https://t.co/O8VEHWwR1nLeft Montrose Academy with no highers. Enrolled on an NC course in Countryside Management with @SRUC at Elmwood Col… https://t.co/dG2cLDLyKd
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8/5
2020
Open for Clearing! We still have some places available on courses which start this autumn. To find out more contact… https://t.co/wTjKRG6iW5Congratulations to Wildlife & Conservation Management student Toni Lamont on being appointed to the @YoungScot boar… https://t.co/B6TksqpDvPIf you've got a question about your #SQAResults, speak to your school or college first. If you've got questions abo… https://t.co/473Ha4704F
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8/4
2020

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