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Winners of the Hutton PhD event 2020 alongside judging panel members
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

PhD research showcased at Hutton 2020 postgraduate event

The annual Hutton Postgraduate Student Event, which showcases the excellent science being undertaken by postgraduate students at the James Hutton Institute, took place at the Birnam Arts and Conference Centre, Birnam, on Thursday 5th and Friday 6th March 2020.

Late blight genotype 2019 samples (courtesy Euroblight website)
Friday, March 06, 2020

Blight map reveals evolution of potato disease in Europe in 2019

An international consortium including the James Hutton Institute which monitors the distribution and diversity of Phytophthora infestans across Europe has published its latest data.

Dr Annie McKee taking part in the ECCLR Committee parliamentary session
Wednesday, March 04, 2020

Hutton expertise contributes to parliamentary land reform inquiry

The definition of ‘sustainable development’ and ‘community’, as described in draft regulations, were discussed during a session of the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee of the Scottish Parliament, to which Hutton social researcher Dr Annie McKee gave evidence.

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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.