African Journal of Poultry Farming

About AJPF                       Impact Factor 1.0232

African Journal of Poultry Farming ISSN 2375-0863 is an interdisciplinary, open access  journal that considers original research, reviews and short communication of articles in all aspects of poultry sciences. AJPF accepts manuscripts in the following subject areas:

  • Intensive and alternative poultry farming
  • Issues with poultry farming
  • Worker health and safety
  • Egg-laying chickens - husbandry systems
  • Breeding
  • Excretory consequences
  • Genetics
  • Education
  • Production
  • Management
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Behavior
  • Welfare
  • Immunology
  • Molecular biology
  • Metabolism
  • Nutrition
  • Physiology
  • Reproduction
  • Processing, and products. 


African Journal of Poultry Farming also welcomes original articles that report basic and applied findings in the area of poultry physiology, genetics and breeding, nutrition, reproduction, behavior, immune system, preventive hygiene, management, function and utility of product, and biotechnology. The AJPF publishes original articles and review articles. In full papers, the relevant background, experimental designs and methods, results and discussion should be logically presented, and novel findings must be included. Submission of manuscript to AJPF must contain original and unpublished material, and must not be under editorial consideration elsewhere.

Editorial Review

All manuscripts, whether solicited or unsolicited, are peer-reviewed by two outstanding reviewers. The evaluation of the manuscripts is made solely based on the originality, logic and significance of the contents. If there is an inconsistent evaluation between two reviewers, a third reviewer is selected. 

The mission of this journal is to assemble the most authoritative pool of articles in poultry science and to serve as an international forum for the exchange and dissemination of information in all areas of the subject.



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