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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 Positioning System (GPS).   

The vehicles, both use a computer programme called ‘Auto Track’ and have been lent to the College, as part of a partnership with John Deere. 

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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...

1st November 2013

We are organising days for groups which will help you to get in touch with the roots of your food.

This is a hands on day on which your team or group will spend time together undertaking...

An overview of participation in the Healthy Livestock Project
4th October 2013

An overview of participation in the Healthy Livestock Project.

Funded by the RDPE, the Healthy Livestock project is mainly concerned with the control of mastitis, lameness, BVD, Johne’...

2nd October 2013

The College has historic ties with the Red Ruby Devon as the Prince of Wales kept an impressive pedigree herd when the Duchy Stoke Climsland site was Duchy Home Farm.

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