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Scientists from the James Hutton Institute will attend the meeting
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Promoting crop diversification in European agriculture

Scientists of the James Hutton Institute will meet with European colleagues to discuss all scientific aspects of diversifying agricultural and food systems, on the practical implementation of crop diversification in value chains and on policy-related issues, during the first European Conference on Crop Diversification.

The water facility was built at Berambadi Primary School, Karnataka, India
Friday, August 16, 2019

Hutton water innovation up for VIBES Hydro Nation Scotland award

A James Hutton Institute-led and Scottish Government-funded project to develop a novel decentralised wastewater treatment system in rural India that can be replicated in Scotland and beyond, has been shortlisted for a VIBES – Scottish Environment Business award in the Hydro Nation Scotland category.

Euan Caldwell, Head of Field, Farm & Glasshouses, James Hutton Institute
Friday, August 16, 2019

Hutton innovation shortlisted for British Farming Award

Euan Caldwell, the James Hutton Institute’s Head of Farm, Field and Glasshouses, has been shortlisted in the Arable Innovator of the Year category of the British Farming Awards, organised by AgriBriefing. The winners will be revealed at a ceremony in Birmingham on Thursday 17th October.

Research team aim to ensure maize crop stability in southern Africa
Monday, August 12, 2019

Research team aim to ensure maize crop stability in southern Africa

Maize is the most important cereal crop in southern Africa but without new management practices and with the increased risk of drought, yields which are already low are predicted to further decline. It is therefore critical that new approaches are developed to ensure food security and help alleviate poverty of smallholder farmers.

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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.