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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.

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.

 Queen of the Sun

Film screening: Queen of the Sun - What are the Bees telling us?

for any member of staff or the general public

18 March 2019, doors open 6.30pm, film begins 7pm

We are pleased to invite you to a free screening of the ‘Queen of the Sun – What are the Bees telling us?’ which is an alternative look at the global bee crisis from Taggart Siegel.

Potatoes lying on soil (c) James Hutton Institute

SSCR Potato Winter Meeting 7 March 2019

for SSCR Members, the potato industry and interested parties

7 March 2019, 11am: Free or £15

The winter meeting of the Potato Sub-committee of the Scottish Society for Crop Research (SSCR) will be held at the James Hutton Institute in Dundee.

Pond mud snails (c) Scott Shanks

Aberdeen Entomological Club: Marvellous Mud Snails

for scientists, researchers and other interested parties

14 November 2018, 4pm

In this Aberdeen Entomological Club seminar, Alasdair Lemon will discuss efforts to secure the future of the pond mud snail in Scotland.

Indo-UK workshop on monitoring and analysis strategies for anthropogenic polluta

Indo-UK workshop on monitoring and analysis strategies for anthropogenic pollutants in environmental and waste waters

for water professionals

12-15 November 2018

Under the Researcher Links scheme offered within the Newton Fund, the British Council, in partnership with the Royal Society of Chemistry, will be holding a four day workshop on the above theme at the Royal Orchid Convention Centre, Bangalore, India on 12-15 November 2018.

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Hutton Seminar Series: An ecologist's view on cropping systems

for scientists, students, researchers and anyone interested

29 October 2018, 10:30am

In this Hutton Seminar Series event, Professor Christian Schöb (ETH Zurich) will put ecological understanding into the context of cropping systems, describing lessons that can be learned from ecology when designing agricultural production systems.

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Hutton Seminar Series: Planetary change and the future of human health, Professor Howard Frumkin

for scientists, students, researchers and anyone interested

24 October 2018, 3:30pm

In this Hutton Seminar Series event, Professor Howard Frumkin (Wellcome Trust) will describe pathways from various planetary changes to human health, and propose approaches that may point the way to sustainable solutions.

Baling wheat and bean plant team on a farm (c) James Hutton Institute

Field Lab: Plant Teams

for farmers and land managers

23 October 2018, 10:30am to 4pm

Calling on farmers and land managers: help plant scientists study the potential of crop species mixtures to improve Scottish yield stability, soil fertility, reduce pest and disease damage, and increase resilience to climate stress.

Clay suspension (c) James Hutton Institute

Clay mineralogy and its application to the oil industry

for oil and gas professionals or anyone interested in clays

16 to 19 October 2018, 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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