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Nutrient Film Technique glasshouse at Duchy College Rosewarne
2nd June 2014

Studying horticulture involves much more than learning about plants and ‘making things pretty’; this is only one part of a massive and fascinating jigsaw. To use a statement taken from the Eden Project’s website, “Horticulturists help ensure the survival of the human race by combining the energy of the sun with soil, seeds, water and ingenuity.”

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FarmCrapApp
19th May 2014

A new mobile app designed to help farmers and growers value the nutrients found in manures, is being launched this week at Grassland and Muck.

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12th May 2014

A Duchy College Rural Business School project, the ‘SW Layers and Game Bird Initiative’, has been recognised at the ...

25th March 2014

Students at Duchy College, Stoke Climsland have been learning how to farm by satellite, as they get to grips with two brand new tractors that have been fitted with a Global...

The Queen honours Duchy College Rural Business School
4th March 2014

Duchy College Rural Business School, part of The Cornwall College Group, has been presented with a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education by HRH The Queen at a...

Duchy students win national business competition in the agri-food sector
18th December 2013

Duchy students win national business competition in the agri-food sector.

A combined team of Duchy FdSc Food Studies and FdSc Agriculture students travelled to the Royal...

South West Poultry Academy
16th December 2013

A new South West Poultry Academy is now up and running following a launch event at the Training Centre at Colliton near Cullompton, Devon.

The event was attended by employers and their...

FdSc Estate and Farm Enterprise Management
13th December 2013

FdSc Estate and Farm Enterprise Management

The Estate and Farm Enterprise Management Foundation degree will provide a challenging and exciting career for anyone interested...

6th December 2013

Building work has began on the first two phases of a £10m investment at Duchy College Stoke Climsland called Future Farm.

The two phases consist...

Queen’s Anniversary Prize winner
25th November 2013

The Rural Business School has become the first ever land-based college to be awarded the...

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