Education news around the UK

5 August 2020

£1.25m funding for Digital Innovation Farm at Hartpury

5 August 2020

It will create new agri-tech innovation

Scottish pupils urged to seek career in agriculture

4 August 2020

Farmers support #NoWrongPath

Eleven young farmers appointed NFU's new ambassadors

28 July 2020

New group of student ambassadors unveiled

Growers asked to help develop fungi early warning system

23 July 2020

Wanted: Powdery mildew samples

Askham Bryan confirms it will leave Newton Rigg site

22 July 2020

Askham will quit the Cumbria site in 2021

RAU fund to support students with Welsh connections

21 July 2020

Royal Agricultural Uni unveils fund award

School supports dairy farmers in heart-warming video

17 July 2020

Children highlight Covid impact on sector

Virtual dairy training course to help aspiring farmers

9 July 2020

Specialist business course to run in August

Review starts to find new owner of Newton Rigg

30 June 2020

'Several interested parties' have come forward

Young people urged to apply for dairy scholarship

24 June 2020

Trehane Trust awards scholarships each year

Applications open for £5,000 sustainable agriculture bursary

22 June 2020

Applications for this year's fund now open

New farming qualification aims to train up young people

22 June 2020

Consultation launched on the 'T Level'

Cumbria farm joins network to become more sustainable

17 June 2020

AHDB's Farm Excellence network expands into Cumbria

Rural businesses call on schools to teach Countryside Code

12 June 2020

Follows numerous incidents in countryside

MP launches petition to save Newton Rigg from closure

12 June 2020

The agricultural college could close next year

Directory listing dairy courses launched for students

4 June 2020

Training directory lists over 100 dairy courses

'Hammer blow': Popular agri college earmarked for closure

23 May 2020

Cumbria agri college could close next year

Coronavirus: Two highly-regarded farming courses postponed

19 May 2020

Likely social distancing measures forces delay

Harper Adams students win 2020 Farmplanner competition

18 May 2020

This year's host business was the Exton Park

Student appeals to farmers after Covid-19 disrupts research

22 April 2020

PhD student makes internet appeal

Well-known farmers provide 'lockdown learning' to children

8 April 2020

Children will be educated on food and farming

Coronavirus: Farmers' children can still go to school

20 March 2020

Schools now closed to most UK children

New £25m livestock research facility opens in Edinburgh

12 March 2020

It aims to boost health and welfare of livestock

Future of Cumbrian agri college in doubt after calls for 'review'

9 March 2020

Newton Rigg College's future now in doubt

Welsh farmers welcome ambitions of new £4.2m vet school

4 March 2020

New agri facility aims to boost livestock sector

UK-wide farming competition launched for secondary schools

28 February 2020

Search begins to find the Innovation School of the Year

Beef bans based on 'popular opinion, not facts', Harper Adams says

24 February 2020

It criticises other unis for 'knee-jerk reactions'

2021 Nuffield Farming Scholarship applications now open

19 February 2020

Applications for industry bursary now open

NFU president opens new £2m agri-tech centre

18 February 2020

The new building showcases smart tech

Tractor driving simulators launched in Northern Ireland

17 February 2020

£100,000 investment to improve tractor safety