International Journal of
Livestock Production

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Livest. Prod.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2448
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLP
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 168

About IJLP



Aims & Scope

International Journal of Livestock Production (IJLP) is a peer reviewed journal. The journal is published monthly and covers all areas of the subject such as:


Selective breeding in animal husbandry

Health effects of animal cruelty

Feed evaluation and feeding

Diet and animal health

Productivity and product composition (milk, meat and eggs)

Sustainable livestock management systems

Whole farm management strategies

Animal work

Systems modelling


Socio-economic consequences of systems

Impact of animals on soil, water, biodiversity


Types of Articles

Full length research
Short communications


Open Access

IJLP is an open access journal. Abstracts and full texts of all articles published in the journals can be read online without any form of restriction.


Creative Commons

All IJLP articles are published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International License. Readers can copy, distribute, transmit and adapt the work provided the original work and source is appropriately cited.



Submission of a manuscript implies that authors have met the requirements of the editorial policy and publication ethics. Authors retain the copyright of their articles published in the journal. However, authors agree that their articles remain permanently open access under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International License.


Review Policy

The journal operates a blind review policy. Manuscripts are reviewed by editorial board members or other qualified persons.


Manuscript Handling Fee

The manuscript handling fee for IJLP is $550 (USD).


Contacts IJLP

Editorial Office: [email protected]

Helpdesk: [email protected]