ISSN 0719-3890 online version
ISSN 0719-3882 print version


Basic information

The Chilean Journal of Agricultural & Animal Sciences is a scientific journal edited by the Universidad de Concepcion (Campus Chillan), Chile, specifically by the Faculty of Agronomy, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Faculty of Agricultural Engineering, focusing on topics related to agricultural and livestock production, i.e. crops, fruit tree growing, vegetable production, pastures and grasslands, soil fertility, irrigation, plant protection, animal production, veterinary medicine, sustainability and environment, economics, among others.

It is published three times a year (May, August and December).

The journal was formerly known as AGRO-CIENCIA and changed its name to Chilean Journal of Agricultural & Animal Sciences in 2013 (Volume 29) (new ISSN 0719-3882 for the print version and 0719-3890 for the online version). The journal is published in an online-only format since 2015 (Volume 31).

It is an open access journal published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial International License (BY-NC) License. Articles are published free of any charges. Information/data contained in the articles published in the journal can be reproduced as long as author(s) and source are cited.

Abbreviated title: Chil. J. Agric. Anim. Sci.

The Journal does not charge for publishing articles.

Information services

The journal is indexed in:

  • SciELO
  • Emerging Sources Citation Index
  • Google Scholar
  • CAB Abstracts
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
  • TEEAL (The Essential Electronic Agricultural Library)


All published articles are open access, accessible and available free of charge to readers and their institutions. Articles are free to download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts (seeking permission from the editor or authors is not required), provided the terms of open access are followed according to the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI).

All articles published in the Chilean Journal of Agricultural & Animal Sciences are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial 4.0 International license.

Copyright: Reproduction and citation of articles published in the Chilean Journal of Agricultural & Animal Sciences (formerly Agro-Ciencia) are allowed if author(s), year of publication, volume, issue and page numbers are properly given. Statements and opinions expressed in these articles are solely those of the author or authors. Mention of product or trade names in no way implies a recommendation or endorsement by the Universidad de Concepción.


The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • Universidad de Concepción.

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