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Now available: October 2020 issue of Hutton Highlights

Screenshot of Hutton Highlights, October 2020 issue
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The latest issue of Hutton Highlights, our quarterly review showing how Hutton science is driving the sustainable use of land and natural resources, is now available from our Hutton Highlights pages.

Read in our October 2020 issue:

  • Wastewater testing trial examines potential to monitor spread of COVID-19
  • Climate change may put Scottish private water supplies at risk of running dry
  • Not seeing the carbon for the trees? Mapping net change in carbon from afforestation in Scotland
  • New research on the impacts of COVID-19 on UK food and nutrition security
  • Hyperspectral imaging for sustainable, more productive crops
  • Pick of the bunch: first crop of climate-resilient blackcurrants
  • Climate-positive spirit family grows
  • Seaweeds' antiviral properties under the spotlight
  • Soil carbon development for Scottish farmers
  • Groundbreaking research to develop soil carbon sequestration monitoring system
  • Unravelling blackleg and nematode interactions in potato crops
  • Watch and listen to learn how to make intercropping work for you
  • Genetic discovery sheds light on barley crops' sodium tolerance
  • New version of Germinate launched
  • Glen Mor: disease-resistant raspberry introduced at Fruit for the Future 2020
  • Plus much more!

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