Special Issue on Animal Science and Climate Change

Submission Deadline: Apr. 20, 2016

Please click the link to know more about Manuscript Preparation: http://www.animalvetsci.org/submission

  • Lead Guest Editor
    • Okpanachi Uchele
      Department of Animal Production, Kogi State University, Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria
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    • Benjamin Osigbodi Oyewole
      Department of Animal Production, Kogi State University, Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria
    • Department of Veterinary Medicine, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria
    • Josiah Ocheja
      Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State, Nigeria
    • Abdulraheem Arome Musa
      Department of Animal Production, Kogi State University, Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria
    • Ameh Alfa Okpe
      Department of Animal Production, Kogi State University, Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria
    • Bwigi Cham Lalabe
      Department of Animal Production and Health, Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State, Nigeria
    • Sylvester Daikwo
      Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State, Nigeria
    • Samuel Emmanuel Alu
      Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nasarawa State, Nigeria
    • A. John Edache
      National Veterinary Research Institute, Vom, Plateau State, Nigeria
    • Rowland Eson Barde
      Animal Science Department, College of Agriculture, Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria
    • Alexander Aza Wuanor
      Department of Animal Nutrition, University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria
    • D.T. Shaahu
      Department of Animal Production, University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria
    • Apeh Akwu Omede
      School of Environmental and Rural Science, University of New England, Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
    • Eleojo Ahuva Nwokeoji
      Royal Veterinary College, University of London, London, UK
    • Hein Min Tun
      Gut Microbiome Lab, Department of Animal Science, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    • Omer Gurkan Dilek
      Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mehmet Akif Ersoy, Burdur, Akdeniz, Turkey
    • Nihad Abdulateef Ali
      Department of Animal Resources, College of Agriculture, University of AL-Qasim Green, Baghdad, Iraq
    • Asghar Kamboh
      Faculty of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Sciences, Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam, Sindh, Pakistan
    • Jaysukh Kathiriya
      Department of Veterinary Public Health & Epidemiology, Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh, Gujarat, India
    • Jie Yin
      Institute of Subtropical Agriculture, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changsha, Hunan, China
    • Adile Akpınar
      Department of Biology, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
  • Introduction

    This special issue title ‘Animal Science and Climate Change’ seeks to educate the general populace on issues that pertains to animal science and how it (animal science) has contributed to climate change; how it can be practiced without having to cause changes in the climate through proper animal nutrition, production, health and management.

    We welcome submission of original manuscripts for publication in the areas of Animal Production, Nutrition, Health, Management, Livestock Economics, Climate change and Animal Science related areas. We do not warrant the standard of any product mentioned in this special issue. The opinions of authors do not necessarily reflect those of this special issue.

    Aims and Scope

    1. Animal production techniques
    2. To increase and improve animal protein supply especially in developing countries
    3. Improved feed rations and nutrition plan
    4. Improved health management
    5. Better livestock economics
    6. Reduction of greenhouse gases attributed to livestock production
    7. Animal production and the increasing human population

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.animalvetsci.org/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.

  • Published Papers

    The special issue currently is open for paper submission. Potential authors are humbly requested to submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript by clicking here.