Czech Journal of Animal Science (CJAS)

ISSN 1212-1819 (Print)
ISSN 1805-9309 (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 1955 (by 1997 under the title Živočišná výroba)
  • The journal is administered by an international Editorial Board
  • Editor-in-Chief: prof. Ing. Eva Tůmová, CSc.
  • Co-editors: prof. Ing. Milan Marounek, DrSc., doc. Ing. Luděk Stádník, Ph.D., prof. Ing. Antonín Stratil, DrSc., Ing. Ludmila Zavadilová, CSc., Ing. Kateřina Kheilová, Ph.D.
  • Executive Editor:  Ing. Helena Smolová, Ph.D.
  • The journal published monthly

Aims & Scope

The journal is focused on the farm animal management.

The journal publishes original scientific papers and  critical reviews covering all areas of genetics and breeding, physiology, reproduction, nutrition and feeds, technology, ethology and economics of cattle, pig, sheep, goat, poultry, fish and other farm animal management. Papers are published in English.

New Excecutive Editor welcome on board!

We are pleased to introduce you the new Executive Editor of the Czech Journal of Animal Science – Ing. Helena Smolová, Ph.D.

Ing. Helena Smolová, Ph.D. will be in charge of the review process management and also of the publication of the journal since March 2020. She is experienced in the position (managing another CAAS‘ journal already), she is very precise, hardworking, and we are sure she will substantially contribute to the further journal development.

We thank to the outgoing Executive Editor – Ing. Gabriela Vladyková for her work for the journal since 2011.


Current issue

Original Paper

Towards smart dairy nutrition: Improving sustainability and economics of dairy production

Manfred Schönleben, Joachim Mentschel, Luboš Střelec
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 153-161abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effects of dietary microalgae (Schizochytrium spp.) supplement onmilk performance, blood parameters, and milk fatty acid composition indairy cows

Gaofei Liu, Xiong Yu, Shengli Li, Wei Shao, Nan Zhang
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 162-171abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Blood biochemical parameters measured during theperiparturient period incows of Holstein and Fleckvieh breeds differing inproduction purpose

Magdaléna Štolcováorcid , Dalibor Řehák, Luděk Bartoň, Radko Rajmon
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 172-181abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Frameshift mutation inmyostatin gene byzinc-finger nucleases results ina significant increase inmuscle mass inMeishan sows

Hanfang Bi, Shanshan Xie, Chunbo Cai, Lili Qian, Shengwang Jiang, Gaojun Xiao, Biao Li, Xiang Li, Wentao Cui
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 182-191abstractdownload PDF

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