Latest newsletter

Issue 87, Spring 2017
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Evidence-based conservation

Looking after red squirrels in productive forests

Saving plants in the Millennium Seed Bank

Best practice for restoration of peat bogs

Improved red deer management

Recent newsletters

Issue 86, Autumn 2016
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Brexit and rural research; the UK’s new agri-tech centres; guidance for farmers on looking after the soil; seaweed as animal feed; early warning system for tree diseases

Issue 85, Spring 2016
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A chief scientific officer for Scotland; good land management for livestock health; old research bringing new results; the link between marine fouling and renewable energy; citizen science focuses on our coasts

Issue 84, Winter 2015

The future of land reform in Scotland; disease outbreaks in farm animals; climate-ready forestry; how to improve upland farming; 30 years of Soay sheep research on St Kilda