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V&A Dundee museum (Photo © Hufton+Crow)
Friday, September 14, 2018

James Hutton Institute acknowledges V&A Dundee’s impact

The James Hutton Institute would like to commend and congratulate all those whose vision and endeavours have dreamed and now delivered the new Victoria & Albert Museum in Dundee.

Image of the Nature of Scotland Awards logo
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Shortlist announced for 2018 Nature of Scotland Awards

The shortlist for the 2018 Nature of Scotland Awards has been announced, with the James Hutton Institute once again sponsoring the Food and Farming category award.

Baling wheat and bean plant team (c) James Hutton Institute
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Calling on farmers and field managers: join the Plant Teams Field Lab

The input of farmers and land managers is sought to trial a 'plant team' and compare it to a monoculture, as part of research aiming to study the effect of plant mixtures on soil health and crop yield.

Loch Morlich (c) James Hutton Institute
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Hutton research reflected in Hydro Nation 2018 report

Work by James Hutton Institute researchers has been reflected in the latest Scotland: The Hydro Nation Annual Report published by the Scottish Government.

VIBES judges visited our Invergowrie site (c) James Hutton Institute
Monday, September 10, 2018

International Barley Hub shortlisted for VIBES climate change award

The International Barley Hub has been shortlisted for a VIBES – Scottish Environment Business award, in the Adaptation to Climate Change category.

Women in Science booklet (c) James Hutton Institute
Friday, September 07, 2018

Now available: Hutton Women in Science booklet

The James Hutton Institute has published an online version of the recently launched ‘Women in Science’ booklet which spotlights the roles of 21 of its 204 female scientists. The collection highlights some of the vast array of types of work, areas of research and careers that science and social sciences can offer.

Signing of MoU (c) James Hutton Institute
Thursday, September 06, 2018

Shandong Academy of Agricultural Sciences and James Hutton Institute establish collaborative links

The Shandong Academy of Agricultural Sciences and the James Hutton Institute have agreed to collaborate on potato breeding, genomics, pests and disease control and sustainable soil management, by way of academic exchanges and joint research programmes.

Dr Peter Orrell (r) receives CC 'Ready Steady Pitch' award (c) Hutton Institute
Thursday, September 06, 2018

MycoNourish announced as finalist of Converge Challenge 2018

MycoNourish, a product designed by Hutton scientist Dr Peter Orrell, has been announced as finalist of the Converge Challenge 2018, Scotland's leading higher education company creation programme.

Monitoring water temperature in the river Spey (c) Paul Glendell
Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Scottish rivers are warming, Hutton research shows

After a hot and dry summer, Scottish river temperatures hit a recording breaking high. Hutton scientists warn of the potential ecological impacts and the need to consider actions to make rivers more resilient to climate change.

Potatoes (c) James Hutton Institute
Monday, September 03, 2018

James Hutton Group welcomes UK-China seed potato deal

The James Hutton Institute and its commercial subsidiary, James Hutton Limited, have welcomed a deal which will allow the UK to export seed potato to China.

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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.