- Royal Agricultural Society
The Royal Agricultural Society of England was established in the
United Kingdomin 1838 with the motto "Practice with Science". The RASE aim is to promote the scientific development of agriculture. The society received its Royal Charterfrom Queen Victoria in 1840.
From its early days the society has held regular exhibitions around the country (called the
Royal Show). The show is held in Stoneleigh Park(previously known as the National Agricultural Centre or NAC) near Stoneleigh in Warwickshire, England. An early venue for the show was at Park Royal, in North West London.
* "Harvests of Change: The Royal Agricultural Society of
England1838-1988" by Nicholas Goddard [ Detail from a copy of the book, published by Quiller Press Londonin 1988 with an ISBN of 0 907621 96 1. The chapters relate to the Origin of the Society, and the History surrounding Stoneleigh, with a foreword by the Earl of Selborne. Appendix section includes a List of Sponsors at Stoneleigh]
Royal Agricultural Society of New South Wales
Royal Agricultural Society of Tasmania
* [http://www.rase.org.uk/index.asp Royal Agricultural Society of England]
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Royal Agricultural Society of Tasmania — The Royal Agricultural Society of Tasmania(RAS) is a Tasmanian Agricultural society based at the Hobart Showgrounds. The RAS organises many of the agricultural shows around Tasmania including the Royal Hobart Show. Originally called the “Van… … Wikipedia
Royal Agricultural Society of New South Wales — The Royal Agricultural Society of New South Wales is an Agricultural society based in New South Wales, Australia. They run many of the agricultural shows around New South Wales including the Sydney Royal Easter Show.The Royal Agricultural Society … Wikipedia
Royal Agricultural Society Shield — The Royal Agricultural Society of New South Wales Challenge Shield, or RAS Shield was the New South Wales Rugby Football League s first premiership trophy. It was presented to each year s premiership winning rugby league team and was won by South … Wikipedia
Royal Agricultural Society (NSW agricultural organisation) — The Royal Agricultural Society (RAS) of New South Wales is an organisation concerned with the management of agriculture in Australia. It also has other interests, such as the management of the Sydney Showground … Wikipedia
Royal Hawaiian Agricultural Society Medal — The Royal Hawaiian Agricultural Society Medal is a silver medal which was issued by the Royal Hawaiian Agricultural Society, an organization which active in Hawaii in the 1850s. The Society presented the medal annually to the best in each… … Wikipedia
Odiham Agricultural Society — HISTORY On 16 May, 1783, the Odiham Agricultural Society was inaugurated[1,2] as a society for the encouraging of Agricultural and Industry in their town and neighbourhood . The activities and influence of some of its key members was to result in … Wikipedia
Royal Charter — Die Geschichte der Royal Charter (Königliche Satzungen), vom britischen Souverän auf Anraten des Privy Council gewährt, reicht zurück bis ins 13. Jahrhundert. Diese Satzungen verleihen verfassten Körperschaften besonderen Status; sie wurden zum… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Royal Melbourne Showgrounds — Melbourne Showgrounds Location Epsom Road, Ascot Vale, Victoria. Coordinates … Wikipedia
Royal Show — The Royal Show is an annual agricultural show/fair held by the Royal Agricultural Society of England every year since 1840. It is held in Stoneleigh Park (previously known as the National Agricultural Centre or NAC) near Stoneleigh in… … Wikipedia
Royal Launceston Show — HolidayInfo caption= holiday name=Royal Launceston Show nickname= The Show significance= observedby=Northern Tasmania date=October celebrations=Agricultural displays, sideshows, fashion parades type=northern public holidayThe Royal Launceston… … Wikipedia