Czech Journal of Animal Science

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: Ing. Kateřina Kheilová, Ph.D., Ing. Filip Jančík, Ph.D., prof. Ing. Milan Marounek, DrSc., doc. Ing. Luděk Stádník, Ph.D., prof. Ing. Antonín Stratil, DrSc., Ing. Ludmila Zavadilová, CSc.,
  • 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

Changes in molecular structure of protein and carbohydrate in soybean products with different processing methods and their effects on nutrient degradation characteristics of the products

Kenan Tang, Meimei Zhang, Dasen Liu, Yanfang Li, Peng Zhang
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 233-246abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Choice feeding in fattening pigs: Effect of diets differing in nutrient density on feeding behaviour and fattening performance

Josef Pichler, Christiane Schwarz, Martin Gierus, Karl Schedleorcid
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 247-257abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Examination of high-resolution feed intake data of grower finisher pigs confronted with typical short-term disturbances in stable routine

Peter Loibl, Wilhelm Windisch, Wolfgang Preißinger
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 258-267abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Effects of enriched mesquite piperidine alkaloid extract in diets with reduced crude protein concentration on the rumen microbial efficiency and performance in lambs

Eliseu Ferreira Brito, Mara Lúcia Albuquerque Pereira, Herymá Giovane de Oliveira Silva, Ana Cláudia Maia Soares, George Soares Correia, Leandro Borges Sousa, Larisse Borges Sousa, Virgínia Patrícia dos Santos Soares, Vanderlúcia Fonseca de Paula
Czech J. Anim. Sci., 65 (2020): 268-280abstractdownload PDF

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