Food and Agricultural Education Information System

What is a land-grant institution?

A land-grant institution is an institution of higher education in the United States that received funding from the Morrill Acts of 1862 and 1890 and its expansion in 1994. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA) provides a map of the land-grant colleges and universities.

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