Green’s Dictionary of Slang

Farm, the n.

[Monash, which opened in 1961 with 363 students, was orig. set on a rural campus where cows still grazed and wildlife was a common sight]

(Aus.) Monash University, Melbourne.

[Aus]Sydney Morning Herald 28 Aug. 2: Third University for Melbourne. La Trobe joins ‘the Shop’ and ‘the Farm’ [GAW4].