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Research Partners

Find details of some of our research partners and commercial affiliates.

Germinate is a generic plant data management system implemented in MySQL and designed to hold passport data and a range of additional data types including molecular markers.

The overall goal of GILDED is to identify social, economic, cultural and political changes which could help rural and urban households in Europe consume less energy.

HUNT is an interdisciplinary international research project, financed by the EU's 7th Framework program, looking into the wider meaning of hunting in the 21st century.

Minerals and clay minerals are encountered in a wide variety of natural and man made materials,  routinely we work with samples of soils, sediments, rocks and industrial mineral raw materials from all over the world.

Here you will find all you need to know about, including the range of properties we test for, how to take a soil sample, as well as a list of what it costs. Our service lets you decide when and where to sample.

The ISRR brings together scientists from all over the world with a deep interest in roots and their activities, is committed to openness and extends a welcome to all with an interest in this subject.

James Hutton Ltd offers scientific services and products to clients in agriculture, food and drink, industry, and environmental science. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the James Hutton Institute, a leading research centre in food security and the environment.

An agro-forestry enterprise initiative in Southern Malawi promoting the use of oil-based trees and their products.

Legume Futures is an international research project in the EU Framework Programme 7. The aim is to develop and assess legume-supported cropping systems that raise the economic and environmental performance of European agriculture.

The Living Field is the Institute's outreach project on biology and environmental science. The website has information on the garden, the study base, online education, events and science including the 5000 years project.

A unique microplate-based respiration system that enables the user to analyse up to 96 soil, sediment or water samples and test a range of carbon sources and/or replicates in a small compact space.

Mylnefield Lipid Analysis is a leading international laboratory for the specialist analysis of oils and fats. It is based at the James Hutton Institute in Dundee.


Mylnefield Research Services Ltd merged with Macaulay Scientific Consultancy Limited in April 2105 to form James Hutton Limited.


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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.