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Important information for event attendees and external visitors

coronavirus (COVID-19)In light of the most recent advice from the UK Government about stopping non-essential travel and increasing social distancing, most of our events have been rescheduled or moved to an online format.

Our sites have been placed on a restricted access condition, which means that only staff who are doing essential work can get access. All other colleagues will be working from home or staying at home even if they are unable to work remotely.

We have excellent and free to use video conference and conference call systems and are happy to make these facilities available to help you engage with us. Meetings are taking place via video conference with participants joining individually from their own locations; check with the relevant member of staff for advice.

As the situation is constantly changing, please check the UK Government and NHS websites for the latest advice and updates.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email events@hutton.ac.uk.

View our list of forthcoming Industry events below.

Previous Industry Events

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for farmers, agronomists, industry, scientists and consumers

Arable Scotland 2020 - online event

2 July 2020, 10am - 4.30pm, Free

Arable Scotland is entering its second year In partnership with the James Hutton Institute, SRUC (Scotland's Rural College) and AHDB and supported by SEFARI and The Scottish Farmer.

Start date (computer format): Thu, 2020-07-02
Scottish Society for Crop Research logo
for SSCR Members, the potato industry and interested parties

SSCR Potato Winter Meeting 11 March 2020

1 March 2020, 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.

Start date (computer format): Wed, 2020-03-11
Jonny Hall, NFUS, addresses SSCR members at 2019 meeting
for the soft fruit industry and interested parties

SSCR and Bulrush Soft Fruit Information Day and Winter Meeting 2020

13 February 2020: Free

Come to this free event to discover more about the latest challenges and solutions in the soft fruit industry.

Start date (computer format): Thu, 2020-02-13
for new entrant farmers and practicioners

Newbie International Conference in Slovenia

3-6 February 2019

A pan European event focusing on innovative new entrants

Start date (computer format): Mon, 2020-02-03
for new entrant farmers and farm professionals

Farm Incubators at Agriscot

20th November

Hear from a visit to northern France to learn about farm incubator models

Start date (computer format): Wed, 2019-11-20
Potatoes in Practice
for farmers, agronomists, industry, scientists and policymakers

Potatoes in Practice 2019

8 August 2019, 8.30am to 4.30pm: Free

The UK's number one field based potato event.

Start date (computer format): Thu, 2019-08-08

Fruit for the Future 2019

25 July 2019, 3pm to 6.30pm, Free

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

Start date (computer format): Thu, 2019-07-25
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for farmers, agronomists, industry, scientists and consumers

Arable Scotland 2019

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.

Start date (computer format): Tue, 2019-07-02
for Newbie partners

Newbie All Partner meeting

22 May 2019

The Newbie consortium meeting to discuss ongoing research

Start date (computer format): Wed, 2019-05-22
for SMEs in the water tech sector and anyone interested in water testing

Introduction to the Water Test Network

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.

Start date (computer format): Wed, 2019-04-24

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