Ryszard Steppa PhD

mail: ryszard.steppa@up.poznan.pl

phone (61) 8466 221

address: 60-637 Poznań

ul. Witosa 45, pok. 20

ORCID 0000-0001-9465-9612



Scientific interests

Sheep and goats breeding

Biodiversity of rural areas

Animals in agritourism farms



Sheep and goats breeding

Animal husbandry

Ecological plant and animal production

Farm animals

Technologies in animal production

Pro-ecological methods of farm animals husbandry

Environmental conditioning of animal production

Diploma seminar


Executor of projects


Scientific network “BIOMILK – biologically active and immunostimulating factors and the nutritional and health-promoting value of colostrum, milk and its products of various farm animals.” (2008-2009).


“Biofood – innovative, functional animal products” financed by the Polish Ministry of Economy within the European Regional Development Fund 2007-2013. Operating Program Innovative Economy no. POIG 01.01.02-014-090/09.


Research carried out as part of the activity of Department of Animal Breeding and Product Quality Assessment


  1. Creation and improvement of paternal and maternal lines of sheep, goats and fur animals (2005-2011)
  2. Animal husbandry in the context of obtaining raw materials and animal products (2012-2016)


Research carried out as part of the activity of Department of Rural Tourism


  1. Possibilities of tourism development in naturally valuable areas (2017-2018)
  2. Farm animals in agritourism (2019-2020)