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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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Sustainable agriculture at Balruddery farm (c) James Hutton Institute

Sustainable Agriculture in Scotland: Practical Improvements from Long-Term Research

for farmers, growers and anyone interested in sustainable agriculture

22 March 2019, 10am to 3pm (including lunch)

Hear how long-term research has provided practical improvements for sustainable agriculture in this free workshop organised by Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) and the James Hutton Institute.

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Buzz pollinators

Aberdeen Entomological Club: Buzz Pollination

for scientists, researchers and other interested parties

9 April 2019, 4pm

In this Aberdeen Entomological Club seminar, Dr Mario Vallejo-Marin (University of Stirling) will discuss plant evolution, speciation and buzz pollination in Scotland.

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Introduction to the Water Test Network

for SMEs in the water tech sector and anyone interested in water testing

24 April 2019, 10am - 3pm

Our commercial subsidiary James Hutton Limited is hosting an event to promote participation in the Water Test Network (WTN), an Interreg North West Europe ERDF project, which aims to support and encourage small and medium enterprises developing new technologies and solutions for the water industry.

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Presentation at Potatoes in Practice 2017 (c) James Hutton Institute

'Speak Out' Dundee workshop

for farmers, growers, scientists, students and anyone interested in agricultural communications

2 May 2019, 10am to 4pm

This workshop is part of a roadshow organised by Linking Environment and Farming (LEAF) to inspire and upskill farmers and researchers to share their part of farming's story.

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European Social Simulation Association Summer School in Social Simulation 2019

for PhD students and early career researchers from academia and beyond

17-21 June 2019

The Tenth European Social Simulation Association’s annual Summer School in Social Simulation will take place in Aberdeen in 2019, during the week of 17-21 June. The theme is “Agent-Based Modelling of Human-Environment Interactions.”

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Arable Scotland 2019

for farmers, agronomists, industry, scientists and consumers

2 July 2019, 10am - 4.30pm, Free

Arable Scotland is a brand-new, high profile event for the Scottish arable industry. In partnership with the James Hutton Institute, SRUC (Scotland's Rural College) and AHDB and supported by SEFARI and The Scottish Farmer.

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Clay suspension (c) James Hutton Institute

Clay mineralogy and its applications to the oil industry

for oil and gas professionals or anyone interested in clays

1 to 4 October 2019, 9am to 5pm

A training course offered by our commercial subsidiary James Hutton Limited, aimed at helping the oil industry understand the nature, properties, behaviour and occurrence of clays in the context of hydrocarbon exploration and production.

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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.