Kabba College of Agric (KCA) was established in 1964, with assistance of USAID. The College started under the Administration of the then Regional Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, and was administered and managed by Institute for Agricultural Research, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria in 1968. In1969, all facilities and staff were formally transferred to the Division of Agricultural and Livestock Services Training (DALST-A.B.U) which is now the Division of Agricultural Colleges (DAC-ABU) Ahmadu Bello University.
The College is located in Kabba, Kogi State and cover a total land area of 348 hectares, it is situated approximately 1.5 km North of Kabba town (Grid reference 070 50 North and 060 30 East). Detailed land survey carried out revealed that the site consists of soils which are suitable for tree crops, arable cultivation and other developments.