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St Andrews Prize for the Environment 2017

$150,000 USD in prize awards

28 April 2017Awards

Newly-discovered peatlands must be protected to prevent climate change

Commercial agriculture also threatens iconic species

20 March 2017Research

Farming in Fife in the 1800s

Local farmer’s diary provides fascinating insight into daily life in the 19th century

13 March 2017Research

New research debunks honey bee pesticide study

Agrochemical company’s findings “misleading”

23 January 2017Research

New mapping reveals vast peatlands in the Congo Basin

Area almost twice the size of Scotland

11 January 2017Research

Fishy solution wins award for University spin-out

Genetic technique makes farming more profitable

21 March 2016Awards

Bee brains

Colony health jeopardised by pesticide exposure, research shows

4 February 2015Research

World-leading climate expert to speak in St Andrews

Professor David Battisti of the University of Washington will discuss food security

16 January 2015Research

Researchers receive £400,000 to develop Foot and Mouth vaccine

University of St Andrews research part of £13m programme on animal health

13 November 2013Research

The elephants and the bees

Innovative project wins major environmental prize.

3 May 2013Awards