About the Journal
Comprehensive Analyses of the Animal and Food Sciences
Research papers in Animal Production Science (continuing Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture) focus on improving livestock and food production, and on the social and economic issues that influence primary producers. The journal is predominantly concerned with domesticated animals (beef cattle, dairy cows, sheep, pigs, goats and poultry); however, contributions on horses and wild animals may be published where relevant.
Animal Production Science publishes the highest quality original contributions dealing with:animal breeding and genetics animal nutrition and reproduction livestock farming systems, sustainability and natural resource management meat science and consumer acceptability behaviour, health and welfare feed quality and nutritional value bio-pharmaceuticals derived from animals
Critical Reviews, Interdisciplinary Views and Comments genetic and reproductive biotechnologies for livestock improvement animal behaviour, health and welfare dairy science and technology sustainable production systems meat science and quality
With the new scope of Animal Production Science you´ll benefit from exposure to debate from subject specialists from a variety of disciplines, including:
Animal Production Science also supplements its broad coverage by publishing Special Issues, Research Fronts and Viewpoints
This Journal was formerly known as Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture
Animal Production Science is pleased to offer a Young Scientist Award for the best oral or poster paper presented at the biennial conferences of the Association for the Advancement of Animal Breeding and Genetics and Australian Society of Animal Production.
Frequency: 12 issues per year
Current Issue: Volume 53 (6)
Impact Factor: 0.986 (2011)
Indexed/Abstracted in: AgriBiotech
Australian Bibliography of Agriculture
Current Contents/Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences
Food Science and Technology Abstracts
Institute for Scientific Information Moscow
Science Citation Index
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