We regret to inform our authors and readers that in 2015 due to technical reasons we will publish two joint issues (1-2) and (3-4). However, in order not to delay the publication, the approved articles will appear online as they will be ready. We apologize for any inconvenience and welcome incoming quality manuscripts.

Dear authors and reviewers,

due to current administrative affairs it is temporarily not possible to submit manuscripts via the online Editorial Manager. Therefore we ask you to kindly submit any materials for the Editorial office to the e-mails


Thank you for understanding.

Electronic journal

The electronic form of this journal is available at the address: www.agriculturaits.czu.cz or https://www.czu.cz/en/ and www.degruyter.com .


is an international peer-reviewed scientific journal published under the authorization of the Czech University of Life Sciences Prague (CULS Prague) and under the direction of the Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences - an independent, educational, research and scientific academic body of CULS Prague for research and studies of tropical and subtropical regions. More ...

The objective of the journal is to promote the science and development of plant and animal production, animal health and welfare, issues of sustainable agriculture, agriculture technology, land and water protection, economy of agriculture and rural development in tropical and subtropical areas.

The ATS welcomes the contribution of original research papers, review articles, short communications, rapid informations, book reviews related to all aspects of Agriculture Science and Technology.

ITS CUA Prague

Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences (FTA) is the former Institute of Tropics and Subtropics (ITS). FTA is an independent, educational, research and scientific academic body of CULS Prague for research and studies of tropical and subtropical regions.

ITS CUA Prague
CULS Prague


Submission of manuscripts:

Please note that all manuscripts have to be submitted electronically to the journal website http://www.editorialmanager.com/ats/

• Manuscripts are accepted continuously and papers are published in English.

• The author is fully responsible for the originality of the paper and its subject and formal correctness; all requirements specified in Instructions for Authors must be fulfilled.

The author's declaration that the paper has not been published anywhere else should be enclosed, download Authorship+Copyright FORM and Submission FORM on http://www.editorialmanager.com/ats/

• The Editorial Board reserves the right to reject manuscripts that are not in the scope of the journal, or do not meet the requirements for publication. Authors shoud have their manuscripts reviewed before submission by experts familiar with scientific style, English grammar, spelling and syntax. Manuscripts that are not well prepared and do not conform to standard English style (usage, grammar), will be returned to authors for corrections before the evaluation process.

Publication ethics standards have to be followed; any form of academic dishonesty including plagiarism will not be tolerated. The international system of units (SI) should be used.


Agricultura Tropica et Subtropica
Czech University of Life Sciences Prague
Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences
Kamýcká 129
165 21 Praha 6 - Suchdol
Czech Republic, EU

Editor- in Chief:
Prof. MVDr. Eva Baranyiová, CSc.

Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences (CULS Prague)
E-mail: ebaranyi@seznam.cz

Managing Editor:
Prof. MVDr. Daniela Lukešová, CSc.

Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences (CULS Prague)
Tel.: +420 224 382 506
E-mail: Lukesd@ftz.czu.cz

ISSN    0231-5742 (press version)

ISSN    1801-0571 (on-line)