Saturday, April 27, 2013

Royal Agricultural University (UK)

BBC News reported on April 18, 2013 that the Royal Agricultural College had been granted university status.  

The institution is located in Cirencester, Gloucestershir.  It was found in 1845 and claims to be the first agricultural college in the English speaking world.  A brief historical sketch with a number of interesting  images is available on their web site.