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Dr Michael MacLeod

Dr Michael MacLeod

Michael MacLeod

 0131 535 4124

Scotland’s Rural College
W Mains Rd


Michael is a climate change researcher at SRUC, and his main research interests are the mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions from food production, and the broader issues associated with agri-environmental regulation and food security. Michaels research methods include life-cycle analysis and cost-effectiveness analysis.

Leading Ideas

  • Greenhouse Gas Mitigation

Area of Strategic Research Programme

Further information the Scottish Government's Strategic Research Programme is available

  • Theme 2: Productive and sustainable land management and Rural Economies
  • 2.3 - Productive and Sustainable Land Management
  • 2.3.6 Novel GHG reduction measures
  • 2.4 - Rural Industries
  • 2.4.3 Environmental sustainability and circularity of the rural economy