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Professor Lorna Dawson wins Corporate INTL Soil Forensic Expert Witness of the Year award (News)

Professor Lorna Dawson, Head of Soil Forensics at the James Hutton Institute, has been recognised as Soil Forensic Expert Witness of the Year in the Corporate INTL 2021 Global Awards.  The awards are the result of an extens ... Read more

Professor Lorna Dawson announced as Soil Forensic Expert Witness of the Year at GLE Award (News)

Professor Lorna Dawson of the James Hutton Institute has been recognised as Soil Forensic Expert Witness of the Year at Global Law Experts (GLE) Awards. Professor Dawson has more than 30 years’ experience in managing and con ... Read more

Scenario Planning for Environmental Management (Page)

This video created by the James Hutton Institute helps to explain Scenario Planning for Environmental Management. It has been produced as part of the EU funded project COMET-LA (COmmunity-based Management of EnvironmenTal challeng ... Read more

Green Health project summary (Page)

Professor David Miller, who led Green Health on behalf of the James Hutton Institute, outlines the main findings of the project. The aim of the Green Health project was to explore the relationship between green space and human hea ... Read more

Payment for Ecosystem Services (Page)

This film created by the James Hutton Institute and GRID-Arendal helps to explain Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) schemes. It has been produced as part of the James Hutton Institute - UNESCO Global Dialogue on Water Ecosystem ... Read more

Managing Catchments and Coasts video introduction (Page)

Dr Marc Stutter, Managing Catchments and Coasts Theme Leader tells us why water is so important and how the research being conducted at the James Hutton Institute will help secure its future for all of us. ... Read more

Feeding the 7 billion (Event)

Before our Feeding the 7 billion event we asked people on the streets of Dundee for their thoughts on food security. See what they had to say in our film here. ... Read more

35th T.B. Macaulay Lecture (Event)

Professor Jules Pretty, OBE, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University of Essex delivered the 35th T.B. Macaulay Lecture at the James Hutton Institute in Aberdeen on 27 September 2012. Watch it online here. ... Read more

Squeezed Middle (Event)

The first Hutton Debate, the Squeezed Middle focussed on the land zones which exist between quality farmland and high mountains, in which it is especially challenging to plan the right blend of land uses to best meet policy object ... Read more

Professor Robbie Waugh on potato genetics (Page)

Following last year’s successful mapping of the potato genome, and the recent World Potato Congress in Edinburgh - Professor Robbie Waugh talks to Andrew Cassell about the huge advances made in crop research as a result of b ... Read more

Interview with Professor Anne Glover (Page)

Watch the interview with Professor Anne Glover, the EU Chief Scientific Adviser. ... Read more

Metapro (Page)

Watch the film about the EU FP7 project Metapro which is investigating production of carotenoids in potato. ... Read more

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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.