Science in the Fields and Stables, or The Story of Food


The popular event „Science in the Fields and Stables – The Story of Food“ trail takes place every year in June. The twelfth edition, traditionally organised by the Institute of Animal Science, along with the company Selgen, a. s. and the Czech University of Life Sciences, was held on 7 and 8 June 2024.

Researchers from IAS at the 23rd Middle European Buiatrics Congress


From 23 to 27 April 2024, the 23rd Middle European Buiatrics Congress took place in Brno, bringing together veterinarians and researchers from all over Europe. The event was organized by the Czech Association for Buiatrics and the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Veterinary University Brno.

The Institute of Animal Science Prague participated in the celebration of the Toulcův Dvůr environmental education centre 30th anniversary


On Saturday, 20 April 2024, the Institute of Animal Science participated in the celebration of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of the Toulcův Dvůr centre of environmental education and training for all generations. The IAS department of Ethology and department Nutritional Physiology and Production Quality presented themselves to the public there.

Minister of Agriculture Marek Výborný at IAS


On Thursday, 30 November 2023, the Minister of Agriculture Marek Výborný. M.S. visited the Institute of Animal Science in Prague-Uhrineves. The meeting with the Director of the Institute was attended by the Deputy Directors of the Institute for research, purpose activities and economy.

Elsevier Publishing has congratulated Associate Professor Zdeněk Volek, M.S., Ph.D.


Associate Professor Zdeněk Volek, M.S., Ph.D. from the department of  Nutritional Physiology and Animal Product Quality and the Centre for Technology Transfer received a certificate of congratulations from Elsevier, the world’s leading scientific publisher, for publishing five open access* articles between 2020 and 2022. On of the articles was also linked to the United Nations´ […]

Turkish delegation at IAS


At the beginning of November, a group of Turkish professionals visited  IAS. They were interested in establishing cooperation with IAS regarding purchase of semen of Czech cattle breeds and genomic analyses of Turkish bulls.

Traditional Farmers‘ Day in Velká Chyška near Pacov


The traditional Farmers‘ Day took place on Tuesday 7 November 2023 in Velká Chyška near Pacov. The event was organized by the Czech Technology Platform for Agriculture in cooperation with the Institute of Animal Science., Department of Livestock Production of the Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, and the Agricultural Cooperative Velká Chyška.