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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.

An attempt to predict conformation and fatness in bulls by means of... Effect of phytase supplementation on rumen fermentation characteristics and... Growth and carcass traits of three Portuguese autochthonous chicken breeds... Comparison of yield, nutritive value, and in vitro digestibility of... Effect of supplementation of lysine and methionine on growth...

21st Congress of the Animal Science and Production Association

The 21st ASPA Congress (Association for Animal Science and Productions) will be held in Milan- Italy- from June 9th to June 12th 2015, at the Università Statale, Via Festa del Perdono.

The event aims to the development of the science of animal productions and 300-400 participants are expected (speakers, researchers, technicians and specialists of the field). Italian and foreign researchers will present their lectures, oral presentations and posters on different topics: Genetics and genomics, Livestock and environment, Physiology and metabolism, Animal products for human health, New technologies in animal sciences, Research and development in animal science. 

Official languages: Italian and English

Abstract submission: January 31st, 2015
Abstract acceptance: February 28th, 2015

Congress official website: http://www.aspa2015.org


Organizing secretariat:
MV Congressi
Via Marchesi 26/d
43126 Parma
Tel. 0521 290191 - fax 0521 291314
Email: aspa2015@mvcongressi.it



Meetings: Plenary Session - 66th EAAP annual meeting


The Plenary Session will be held in Warsaw, Campus of the Warsaw University of Life Sciences SGGW, on September 1st 2015 during the 66th EAAP annual meeting. 

Posted: 2015-02-23 More...

Meetings: 2nd International Symposium for Agriculture and Food

The Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Food-Skopje, University Ss. “Cyril and Methodius” in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia, organizes the 2nd International Symposium for Agriculture and Food (ISAF 2015), which will be held on 7-9 October 2015, in Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia.  
Posted: 2015-02-10
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Vol 14, No 2 (2015)

Table of Contents


Economic sustainability of organic dairy sheep systems in Central Spain
Paula Toro-Mujica, Antón García, Claudio Aguilar, Raúl Vera, José Perea, Elena Angón
DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2015.3625
Effects of verbascoside supplemented diets on growth performance, blood traits, meat quality, lipid oxidation and histological features in broiler chickens
Michele De Marco, Wilfredo Lopez Salcedo, Grazia Pastorelli, Raffaella Rossi, Carlo Corino, Stefania Bergagna, Elisabetta Mellia, Maria Silvia Gennero, Elena Biasibetti, Maria Teresa Capucchio, Stefano Nurisso, Martina Tarantola, Gilberto Forneris, Achille Schiavone
DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2015.3712
Effects of modified maifanite on zearalenone toxicity in female weaner pigs
Qi Chen, Zhuang Lu, Wenxia Hou, Baoming Shi, Anshan Shan
DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2015.3597
Effects of early dietary energy and protein dilution on growth performance, nutrient utilization and internal organs of broilers
Haiming Yang, Zhi Yang, Zhiyue Wang, Wei Wang, Kaihua Huang, Wenjia Fan, Tianli Jia
DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2015.3729
Lactation curve and persistency of Anatolian buffaloes
Aziz Şahin, Zafer Ulutaş, Arda Yıldırım, Yüksel Aksoy, Serdar Genç
DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2015.3679
Molecular characterisation of k-casein gene in Girgentana dairy goat breed and identification of two new alleles
Rosalia Di Gerlando, Lina Tortorici, Maria T. Sardina, Giuseppina Monteleone, Salvatore Mastrangelo, Baldassare Portolano
DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2015.3464
Diversity in the dry land mixed system and viability of dairy sheep farming
Jose Rivas, Jose Perea, Elena Angón, Cecilio Barba, Martiña Morantes, Rafaela Dios-Palomares, Antón García
DOI: 10.4081/ijas.2015.3513



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.