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The James Hutton Institute hosts a number of events for members of the public, the farming and agriculture industry, policy makers, food manufacturers, marketers, land managers and land users.

We also exhibit at festivals and events throughout the UK, providing information to the general public through displays, activities and dialogue. These exhibits are supported by hands-on activities, knowledge exchange and the provision of leaflets and handouts for both children and adults.

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Innovative arable and mixed farming systems for a sustainable future

for farmers, land managers, researchers and others interested in sustainable agriculture

28th October 2019, 9:30am to 3:30pm

Hear the latest practical innovative and sustainable research for arable and mixed farms funded by the Scottish Government, and discuss ideas on how we can support the environment alongside sustainable food production.

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Plant Teams events look at growing multiple crops together for better outcomes

Plant Teams Field Lab: Tools for small-scale grain processing

for crofters, farmers and land managers

6 November 2019, 12.30–5.30pm

Join us in Beauly, Inverness-shire, for another special crofting meeting of our Plant Teams field lab, looking at growing multiple crops together for better outcomes.

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Fruit for the Future 2020

for farmers, agronomists, food and drink industries and researchers

16 July 2020, Free

Fruit for the Future is aimed at farmers, agronomists, representatives of the food and drink industries, researchers and others interested in soft fruit.

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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.