18 Dec 2017

Visualising Complexity

The SRP is a vast programme of research involving the work of hundreds of researchers across a variety of topics such as Natural Assets,

  • Science Education

13 Dec 2017

Game of Cones

The showcase was targeted at families and school groups. Two of the four days were advertised to schools in areas of deprivation, and grants were available for transport costs in order to remove the main barrier to attendance.

  • Climate and the Environment
  • Plant and Animal Health

28 Nov 2017

A Capital Venture

The World Forum is exactly the kind of event where SEFARI can contribute – those involved include Professor Alison Hester and Dr Rob Brooker from the James Hutton Institute, one of the SEFARI collective.

  • Climate and the Environment

22 Nov 2017

Food Matters go Live!

This week SEFARI is heading down south to London to take part in the UK's only food and drink cross-sector event, called Food Matters Live, which is taking place from 21st-23rd November 2017 at London’s ExCeL.

  • Food & Drink Innovation
  • Healthier Foods

23 Aug 2017

The Centre for Sustainable Cropping: A long-term platform for research and innovation

Our farmland environment is made up of a highly complex network of habitats that support an amazing diversity of plants and animals, microscopic soil organisms to farmland birds.

  • Agriculture
  • Climate and the Environment

14 Aug 2017

Representing SEFARI at UK Parliament

Leaving the European Union could have major repercussions on a wide range of environmental and land use concerns within Scotland, and across the whole of the UK.

  • Agriculture
  • Climate and the Environment
  • Land and Communities
  • Rural Economy

22 Jun 2017

SEFARI at the Royal Highland Show 2017

The Royal Highland Show, taking place over 22nd-25th June at Ingliston Showground, is undoubtedly one of Scotland’s iconic events.

  • Agriculture
  • Food & Drink Innovation
  • Healthier Foods
  • Plant and Animal Health
  • Rural Economy
  • Science Education

14 Jun 2017

Harnessing Data

There is no doubt we live in an ever evolving and developing world. That brings huge challenges, and only by understanding our world better can we make the best informed decisions across policy and commercial spheres, and in our own lives.

  • Agriculture
  • Science Education

5 Jun 2017

World Environment Day – Take a Moment to Reconnect

World Environment Day, on 5 June 2017, is designated as “the United Nations’ most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment”.

  • Climate and the Environment

1 Jun 2017

SEFARI TAKES TO THE EUROPEAN STAGE

 

We weren’t altogether sure we were in the right conference as the chair announced that: “The next session is going to involve some role play.”

  • Science Education