About the Journal


Columella – Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences is an international bi-annual open-access journal that publishes original research articles and review papers in all aspects of agriculture and associated environmental sciences. This peer reviewed journal of the Szent István Campus, Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Gödöllő, Hungary publishes papers in English language.

Technical assistance is provided by the respective Scientific Committees of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Publication in Columella is free of any charges to authors including any of the activities or items  listed below that can be related to publication:

  • manuscript submission
  • editorial processing
  • article processing
  • page numbers
  • colour graphs
  • article download



The scope of Columella includes but is not limited to:

  • Crop production, sustainable land use and plant health
  • Animal husbandry, animal welfare and health
  • Genetic improvement of plants and farmed animals, biotechnology, marker-assisted breeding, as well as genomics and transcriptomics
  • Crop protection, sustainable use of herbicides and pesticides
  • Organic and ecological farming
  • Agricultural botany and zoology
  • Agricultural microbiology
  • Wildlife biology and management
  • Aquaculture and fisheries
  • Nature conservation
  • Landscape ecology
  • Agro-economy
  • Horticulture


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