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James Hutton Institute Open Day 2012

Public event
16 June 2012, 10am-4pm
at the James Hutton Institute, Dundee
for families and the general public
Photograph of children using magnifying glasses to look at mini-beasts

The first James Hutton Institute Open Day will be held at our Dundee site this summer when we look forward to welcoming visitors of all ages to find out more about our work.

There will be a wide range of exhibitions and hands-on activities to help visitors learn about our research. Many members of staff will also be on hand to answer questions whether it's about running our farms and glasshouses or conducting experiments in the laboratory.

  • Tractor tours of the farm
  • Be a Nature Detective
  • Discover mini-beasts
  • Find out how we record the weather
  • Visit the virtual landscape theatre
  • Discover DNA
  • Become a Bug Hunter
  • Examine scientists in our Scientist Zoo
  • Sample our world-famous soft fruit

Our Open Day coincides with Open Farm Sunday weekend so we will be marking it on Saturday.

Further Information

  • Sharon Neilson - Communications, The James Hutton Institute Invergowrie Dundee DD2 5DA Scotland UK Office: +44 (0)344 928 5428 (*)

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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.