A high level of scientific activity is necessary for future development of the Faculty and it serves also as an important criterion for University evaluation. Furthermore, research provides an important source of financing of university activities. The Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources has the highest position among other CULS faculties regarding the amount of financial resources raised for research and also from the point of view of publications and other recognized outputs of scientific and research activities. Allocation of resources to research accounts for approximately 40% of the Faculty budget, which demonstrates well the importance of research activities for the Faculty life and itsn future perspectives. Research activities are formally supervised by the Scientific Board of the Faculty which is composed of recognized internal and external specialists in main research areas of the Faculty.