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Rowett Institute publishes second issue of Food Report

In the second issue of Rowett Food Reports, we explore how vegetable extracts can help prevent food going rancid. Read more

Published on 12 January 2012 in Food, health and wellbeing

Forest Research Update Seminar

This Update Seminar aims to provide the attendee with an overview of a number of different current topics. Read more

Published on 27 October 2011 in Climate, water and energy, Ecosystems and biodiversity

Agriculture and Climate Change Stakeholder meeting

A recent workshop in Edinburgh presented findings of agriculture and climate change research in order to facilitate knowledge exchange and to foster future liaison between scientists, policy-makers and stakeholders. Read more

Published on 20 October 2011

The Changing Nature of Scotland

The environmental challenges facing Scotland have never been more acute. Rapidly changing land-use, climate change and economic challenges mean that the best evidence available is needed to underpin the development of nature conservation policies and strategies. Read more

Published on 17 October 2011 in Sustainability and Communities, Ecosystems and biodiversity

Climate Change and Agriculture in Scotland

The Scottish Environment and Climate Change Minister, Stewart Stevenson MSP, has opened a day-long workshop in Edinburgh on the impact of climate change on agriculture. Read more

Published on 07 October 2011 in Climate, water and energy

Feeding Beans to Fish

A successful bid for a share of a £2.6m project will allow staff at The James Hutton Institute to develop faba beans into a high protein salmon feed, a potentially huge new market for such a product. Read more

Published on 29 September 2011 Sustainability and Communities , Food, health and wellbeing

Agriculture and Climate Change Stakeholder meeting

The Scottish Government Agriculture & Climate Change Policy Team invites you to a Knowledge Exchange Event. Read more

Published on 28 September 2011 Climate, water and energy

Monitoring of beaver trial shows changes to woodland structure

Two new reports on the Scottish Beaver Trial in Argyll show that beavers are changing some of the woodland structure. Read more

Published on 22 September 2011 Ecosystems and biodiversity

Productivity is key to competitiveness, argues new SAC report

New research by SAC's Rural Policy Centre has revealed that, although Scotland's agricultural productivity still compares well against other UK nations, productivity is not rising as fast as it was. Read more

Published on 25 August 2011 Sustainability and Communities , Food, health and wellbeing

The Rowett Institute publishes first Food Report

The Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health has published the first in a quarterly series of Food Reports. Read more

Published on 17 August 2011 Food, health and wellbeing

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