Test-Tube Heifer


The scientific team of the of the Biology of Reproduction department, lead by Jana Rychtářová, has successfully implemented artificial insemination in cattle. A heifer was born from an embryo produced by IVF (in vitro fertilization) on the farm of 1st Agricultural a.s. Chorušice.

The Story of Food in Netluky


On 10 and 11 June 2022, after a two-year covid break, the 10th season of the educational trail „Science in the Fields and Stables“ subtitled „THE STORY OF FOOD“ took place on the farm in Netluky and in the fields of the Czech University of Life Sciences, having the same extent as in the previous […]

We wish you a beautiful Easter, the spring festival


The Easter is a time of folk customs to welcome the spring. Nowhere else do Easter eggs have such a strong tradition as in the Czech Republic. Lenka Volková works at the Animal Science Institute in Uhříněves, Prague, and for more than 14 years she has been devoting her free time to decorating Easter eggs […]

Successful presentation of the Institute of Animal Science at the agricultural exhibition Země živitelka


In August 2021, the Institute of Animal Science presented itself very successfully at the largest, most visited and most important agricultural exhibition focusing on the agricultural sector across all its fields in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Země živitelka (Nourishing Land) in České Budějovice. The prototype “Mobile collecting, sorting, weighing and fixation facility for animals“ […]

The nomination of the Institute of Animal Science


The remote department of the Institute of Animal Science, located in Kostelec nad Orlicí, was nominated for the award Companies to Schools – Schools to Companies, which has been awarded since 2014. It is a thank you from the Hradec Králové Region municipality and the Regional Chamber of Commerce Hradec Králové to companies and secondary […]