401. Royal Agricultural Society.

(4)     Royal Agricultural Society and Royal Horticultural Society

401.     Royal Agricultural Society.

The Royal Agricultural Society of England was incorporated by charter in 18401. By its most recent charter, granted in 1996, the society's objects are:


    (1)     to promote and improve the science, technology, art and practice of agriculture, forestry, horticulture, kindred activities and the husbandry of livestock (including horses) and land;


    (2)     to promote the application of improved methods and processes connected therewith by demonstration and other appropriate means;


    (3)     to promote agricultural and environmental education, research and development and experimental work