Cereal Trials Open Evening – East Lothian


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You are cordially invited to view the SRUC East Lothian trials site 
Courtesy of Keith and Scott Maxwell, Cauldshiel Farm

Outline of the event:


  • Pop up Crop Clinic – Bring your own crop sample
  • Barbeque and refreshments


  • Welcome and introduction Fiona Burnett (SRUC)
  • Making the most of local markets for malting Julian Bell (SAC Consulting)
  • Markets for Distilling James Brosnan (Scottish Whisky Research Institute)


  • Tour of plots.

Return for food and refreshments.

BASIS and NRoSO points available

Integrated pest management and business resilience topics to include:

  • Winter Wheat and Spring Barley variety trials with discussion on Winter Barley varieties
  • Fungicide programmes on Winter Wheat and Spring Barley
  • Green cover crops, biodiversity, soil health & cross compliance


Bookings are no longer available for this event.