Research Highlights

"Tackling the climate and biodiversity crises with transformative farming and technological innovations"
Measuring MOORCO expt trees

“…Woodland creation and integration with livestock systems, soil conservation, ecology, hydrology and water management, peatland restoration, natural capital / carbon accounting, renewable energy and associated innovations, land management, land use planning, farmer behaviours, rural development…”. 

 

This experiment is investigating whether increasing the number of plant species in grazed grasslands can help other biodiversity and increase the quality of the forage.
How does land tenure interact with Scotland's low carbon farming initiatives for net-zero 2045?
VisitGlensaugh is a scoping study which aims to accumulate understanding of what the farm has to offer consumers, tourists and other visitors by building on the Glensaugh story, past, present and future.