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Potatoes in Practice

Potatoes in Practice 2018

for farmers, agronomists, industry, scientists and policymakers

9 August 2018, 8.30am to 4.30pm: Free

The UK's number one field based potato event.

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Fruit for the Future 2018

for farmers, agronomists, food and drink industries and scientists

19 July 2018, 3pm to 6.35pm, Free

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

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Cereals in Practice 2018

for farmers, agronomists, industry and scientists

5 July 2018, 2.45pm - 6.30pm, Free

Cereals in Practice is the annual showcase of variety trials and research organised by the James Hutton Institute, SRUC (Scotland's Rural College) and the Scottish Society for Crop Research.

Children exploring our soil pit at Open Farm Sunday 2017

Open Farm Sunday 2018: New Venue!

for the general public and families

10 June 2018, 11am - 4 pm, Free

The James Hutton Institute will be opening its doors to the public for LEAF Open Farm Sunday on 10 June.

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Hutton Seminar Series: Watching plant clock genes run the organism, to understand growth and selection in crops

for scientists, students, researchers and anyone interested

6 June 2018, 10:30am

In this Hutton Seminar Series event, Professor Andrew Millar FRS, FRSE will explore current understanding of plant clock genes and their effect on growth and selection in crops.

This workshop will discuss social innovation in Scotland's rural areas

Social Innovation in rural areas in Scotland

for anyone interested in Scotland's rural areas

31 May, 9.30am to 4pm

This workshop will discuss how social innovation can address challenges in Scotland's rural areas - come and network with a community of social innovation practitioners and researchers.


The 18th BioDundee International Conference - 'New perspectives, new opportunities: Life Sciences and Healthcare'

for anyone interested in the Life Sciences and Healthcare sectors

23 May 2018

At this one-off event you will get an insight into Forensic Soil Science and hear the science behind crime writing from Professor Lorna Dawson.

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SSCR Annual General Meeting and Lecture: 23 May 2018

for SSCR members and other interested parties

23 May 2018, 2pm: Free or £15

Mark Lynas, author of four major popular science environmental books, will deliver the annual Scottish Society for Crop Research Lecture following the AGM at Abertay University in Dundee.

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Dundee Roots Group: Workshop & 2018 ISRR Medal Lecture in Root Research

for scientists, students and other interested parties

23 May 2018, 2pm to 5:45pm

This one-day event by the Dundee Roots Group will feature the 2018 ISRR Medal Lecture on Root Research, by Professor Liam Dolan (University of Oxford).


Plant Power Day 2018

for families and the general public

Sunday 20 May 2018, 11am-4pm: Free

This free family drop in event hosted by the University of Dundee and the James Hutton Institute will have plant activities for all ages.

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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.