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Italian Journal of Animal Science

The Italian Journal of Animal Science is an international peer-reviewed journal publishing original scientific papers, reviews and short communications on animal science, animal production and related areas. It includes sections on: animal derived food quality and safety; reproduction and physiology (ruminants and non-ruminants); animal production (management, behaviour, welfare, health); wildlife; livestock management and landscape; nutrition and feeding (ruminant and non-ruminant); genetics (quantitative and molecular) and breeding; aquaculture.

Upon request to the Editor, announcements of congresses, presentations of universities, research institutes, books and proceedings may also be published, as well as news regarding the members of the Animal Science and Production Association (ASPA). The Association will be glad to receive proposals for your admission as ordinary or corresponding member: please read regulations and procedures in the ASPA statute.

The publication of manuscripts is subject to the approval of referees and in agreement with the Advisory Board’s opinions; referees will be selected from among qualified scientists in the international scientific community.



Meetings: 2014 Symposium on Forestry and Animal Husbandry


The 2014 Symposium on Forestry and Animal Husbandry (FAH 2014) will be held from October 26 to 28, 2014, in Wuhan, China

Posted: 2014-07-21 More...

Meetings: EAAP AM – Copenhagen, Denmark, 25-28 August 2014


The Danish organizing Committee is pleased to welcome you to the 65th Annual Meeting of the EAAP. The congress is a unique opportunity for industry and scientists to meet and acquire new knowledge as well as to exchange experiences within animal science. The meeting will take place in Copenhagen from 25th to 29th August 2014. Last time Denmark hosted the EAAP meeting was in Aarhus in 1993.


Posted: 2014-02-13 More...
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Vol 13, No 3 (2014)

Table of Contents


Mediterranean shrub diversity and its effect on food intake in goats
Tomislav Šarić, Jozo Rogošić, Fred Provenza, Ivan Župan, Suzana Tkalčić, Kristian Franin, Zoran Šikić, Stanko Ivanković, Nevenko Herceg | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3299
Effects of dietary grape seed proanthocyanidins on growth performance, some serum biochemical parameters and body composition of tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) fingerlings
Shao Wei Zhai, Jun Jiao Lu, Xue Hao Chen | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3357
The effects of adding lactic acid bacteria and cellulase in oil palm (Elais guineensis Jacq.) frond silages on fermentation quality, chemical composition and in vitro digestibility
Mahdi Ebrahimi, Mohamed Ali Rajion, Yong Meng Goh, Abdoreza Soleimani Farjam, Awis Qurni Sazili, Jan Thomas Schonewille | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3358
Double cloprostenol administration during mid luteal phase of oestrous cycle does not modify the interoestrous interval in gilts
Claudio Mazzoni, Roberta Saleri, Roy N. Kirkwood, Elisabetta Macchi, Techakumphu Mongkol, Fabio De Rensis | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3318
Changes of plasma growth hormone, insulin-like growth factors-I, thyroid hormones, and testosterone concentrations in embryos and broiler chickens incubated under monochromatic green light
Lin Zhang, Shugeng Wu, Jing Wang, Xuan Qiao, Hongyuan Yue, Junhu Yao, Haijun Zhang, Guanghai Qi | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3266
The relationship between guanidino acetic acid and metabolisable energy level of diets on performance of broiler chickens
Alaeldein M. Abudabos, Fuad Saleh, Andreas Lemme, Hana A.H. Zakaria | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3269
Impact of wolf (Canis lupus) on animal husbandry in an Apennine province
Claudia Russo, Silvana Mattiello, Carlo Bibbiani, Alessandro Baglini, Paolo Bongi, Claudia Facchini | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3303
Substitution of corn for mesquite pod meal in diets for lambs
Taiala C. de J. Pereira, Mara L.A. Pereira, Paulo J.P. Almeida, Gleidson G.P. de Carvalho, Fabiano F. da Silva, Herymá G. de O. Silva, Alana B. dos Santos | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3278
Effects of hybrid and maturity stage on in vitro rumen digestibility of immature corn grain
Sadek Ahmed, Isabella Grecchi, Valentina Ficuciello, Nicola Bacciu, Andrea Minuti, Paolo Bani | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3149
Genetic parameters of fatty acids in Italian Brown Swiss and Holstein cows
Emanuela Tullo, Erika Frigo, Attilio Rossoni, Raffaella Finocchiaro, Marco Serra, Nicoletta Rizzi, Antonia Bianca Samorè, Fabiola Canavesi, Maria Giuseppina Strillacci, Raphaelle Teresa Matilde Maria Prinsen, Alessandro Bagnato | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3208
Effect of different probiotics on breast quality characteristics of broilers under Salmonella challenge
Abdullah N. Al-Owaimer, Gamaleldin M. Suliman, Abdullah H. Alyemni, Alaeldein M. Abudabos | DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2014.3189


the Italian Journal of Animal Science [eISSN 1828-051X] is the official journal of the Animal Science and Production Association and it is published by PAGEPress®, Pavia, Italy. Reg. Pavia, n. 2/2010-INF. All credits and honors to PKP for their OJS.