Animal Production Science

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Animal Production Science
DisciplineAgriculture, animal science
Edited byWayne Bryden
Publication details
Former name(s)
Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture and Animal Husbandry, Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture
CSIRO Publishing (Australia)
1.4 (2022)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Anim. Prod. Sci.
ISSN1836-0939 (print)
1836-5787 (web)

Animal Production Science is an international peer-reviewed scientific journal for agriculture and animal science and published by CSIRO Publishing. Research articles in the journal focus on improving livestock and food production, and on the social and economic issues that influence primary producers. It is predominantly concerned with domesticated animals (beef cattle, dairy cows, sheep, pigs, goats and poultry); however, contributions on horses and wild animals are also published where relevant.

It was established in 1961 as Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture and Animal Husbandry. In 1985, this was shortened to Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture. The current name was adopted in 2009.

The current editor-in-chief is Wayne Bryden (University of Queensland).[1]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in AgriBiotech, Agricola, Australian Bibliography of Agriculture, Elsevier BIOBASE, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Current Contents (Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences), Food Science and Technology Abstracts, Institute for Scientific Information Moscow, Science Citation Index, Scopus and TEEAL.

Impact factor[edit]

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal had an impact factor in 2022 of 1.4.[2]


  1. ^ "Professor Wayne Bryden". School of Agriculture and Food Sciences. 19 March 2018. Retrieved 2018-03-18.
  2. ^ "Animal Production Science". 2022 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2023.

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