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


Cryopreservation of boar semen

Marija Jovičićorcid , Eva Chmelíková, Markéta Sedmíková
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 115-123abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Evaluating the economic profit of reproductive performance through the integration of a dynamic programming model on a specific dairy farm

Lenka Krpálková, Niall O' Mahony, Anderson Carvalho, Sean Campbell, Joseph Walsh
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 124-134abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Enteric methane emissions in crossbred heifers fed a basal ration of low-quality tropical grass supplemented with different nitrogen sources

Afaf Abdelrahman Elshareef, Julian Arroyave-Jaramillo, Lucas Miguel Zavala-Escalante, Angel Trinidad Piñeiro-Vázquez, Carlos Fernando Aguilar-Pérez, Francisco Javier Solorio-Sánchez, Juan Carlos Ku-Vera
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 135-144abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effects of fermented Caragana korshinskii on the intramuscular fat content and expression of FABP3, UBE3C, ADRB3, LIPE, and SCD in different muscles of Tan sheep

Xiaochun Xu, Tingda Liu, Shanshan Fan, Wenping Ma, Wenjuan Chen, Xiu Zhang
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 145-152abstractdownload PDF

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