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The James Hutton Institute is launching a series of debates addressing the core issues and challenges facing the way in which land and natural resources are used. The Hutton Debates series aims to engage society in discussion and identify future needs or solutions.

Previous Hutton Debates

Ploughed field with hills and forestry in the background
for researchers, policymakers and stakeholders

Squeezed Middle

30 August 2012, 1.30-4.30pm

In the first of our Hutton debates series we examine the pressures and challenges of land use in Scotland. This is a free event and open to all.

Start date (computer format): Thu, 2012-08-30

Printed from /events/debates on 23/09/20 08:41:35 PM

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.