Research in Agricultural Engineering

ISSN 1212-9151 (Print)
ISSN 1805-9376 (On-line)

  • An international open access peer-reviewed journal published by the Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences and financed by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic. Published since 1954 (by 1999 under the title Zemědělská technika)
  • The journal is administered by an international Editorial Board
  • Editor-in-Chief: prof. Dr. Ing. František Kumhála
    Co-editors: prof. Ing. David Herák, Ph.D., doc. Ing. Abraham Kabutey, Ph.D.
  • Executive Editor: Ing. Petra Hovorková, Ph.D., Ing. Gabriela Uhlířová
  • The journal is published quarterly
  • Publication in the RAE is free of charge
The journal starts to use a new editorial system (January 1st, 2023)

Dear authors and reviewers,

We would like to inform you that from January 1st, 2023, the Research in Agricultural Engineering journal will use a new editorial system Actavia.

Since January 1st, 2023, new articles will be submitted (and further processed) to the new editorial system – Actavia. Previously submitted articles (submitted till January 1st, 2023) will be processed in the previous editorial system.

In case of any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Executive Editor of the journal on

Aims & Scope

original scientific papers, short communications, information, and studies covering all areas of agricultural engineering, agricultural technology, processing of agricultural products, countryside buildings, and related problems from ecology, energetics, economy, ergonomy, and applied physics and chemistry. Papers are published in English.


Thematic issue 3/2022:
The application of electroporation for treatment of food and Agricultural products
The thematic issue of the Research in Agricultural Engineering (RAE) has been published online!

The issue was prepared by the Editor-in-Chief prof. Kumhála (Technical Faculty, CULS Prague, Czech Republic) and the Editorial Board Member prof. Lebovka from the Institute of Biocolloidal Chemistry named after F.D. Ovcharenko, NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine. The issue contains 3 review articles, 2 original papers and 1 short communication.

Current issue


Res. Agr. Eng., 68 (2022): I-IIdownload PDF
Original Paper

Development and evaluation of a combined roaster expeller for castor seeds for biodiesel production

Rasheed Amao Busariorcid , Joshua Olarnrewaju Olaoye, Emmanuel Seguin Adebayo, Adeshina Fadeyibi
Res. Agr. Eng., 68 (2022): 169-179abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Strength properties of the Bambara kernel (Vigna subterranean) as influenced by the moisture content and kernel size

Nnaemeka R. Nwakubaorcid , Osita C. Chukwuezie, Maxwell I. Chikwue, Chibuike Ononogbo, Cyprian Dirioha, Merlin Simo-Tagne
Res. Agr. Eng., 68 (2022): 180-193abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Evaluation of electrical resistance of electrodes with conductive ink for agriculture applications using computer technology

Viktor Novák, Jaromír Volf, Daniel Novák, Václav Vrbík, Vladimír Ryženko, Ján Stebila
Res. Agr. Eng., 68 (2022): 194-200abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Engineering properties of the cashew nut in context of designing post-harvest handling and processing machinery

Arie Sudaryanto, Dadang Dayat Hidayat, Diang Sagitaorcid , Ashri Indriati, Ari Rahayuningtyas
Res. Agr. Eng., 68 (2022): 201-209abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

Viability of some African agricultural by-products as a feedstock for solid biofuel production

Musa Bappah, Jiří Bradnaorcid , Jan Malaťákorcid , Petr Vaculík
Res. Agr. Eng., 68 (2022): 210-215abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

Prediction of the rhodinol content in Java citronella oil using NIR spectroscopy in the initial stage developing a spectral smart sensor system – Case report

Dedi Wahyudi, Erliza Noor, Dwi Setyaningsihorcid , Taufik Djatna, Irmansyah Irmansyah
Res. Agr. Eng., 68 (2022): 216-222abstractdownload PDF

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