West Cork History

Munster Dairy Institute, Model Farm Road, Cork, 1881, First Dairy Institute to Teach Women Students in Ireland or Britain.

Its installation part of an educational campaign to redress Ireland’s backward state of agriculture compared to say Denmark.

By 1900 their itinerant instructors were active throughout the county:

https://durrushistory.com/2015/11/02/munster-dairy-institute-and-agricultural-institute-itinerant-instructor-scheme-butter-exhibition-and-prizes-august-1900-durrus-west-cork-those-present-at-prize-giving-included-dr-levis-rocky/

From Dr. Barter’s bio:

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