The Journal of Poultry Science

Aims and Scope

The Journal of Poultry Science will publish original reports and reviews which either make an original contribution to fundamental science or are of obvious application to the industry. Subjects which are covered include: breeding and genetics, nutrition and feeds, physiology, reproduction, immunology, behavior, environmental science, management and housing welfare, processing and products, and health in poultry. Submission of original articles to the Journal is open to all poultry researchers. The review articles are invited papers written by international outstanding researchers. Articles will be published in English, American style.

Research Ethics

For the Sound Development of Science -The Attitude of a Conscientious Scientist- (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)

All authors have to follow the guideline for research ethics by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.

Open Access

JPS is an Open Access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

In accordance with the license, anyone may download, reuse, copy, reprint, distribute, or modify articles published in the JPS for not-for-profit purposes, if they cite the original authors and source properly. If anyone remix, transform, or build upon the material, the user must distribute their contributions under the same license. For for-profit or commercial use, a written permission by the Editorial Board of JPS is mandatory.

JPS Manuscript Submission

  2020 JPS Impact Factor 1.425


Page charge (revised July 25, 2014)

  Page charge
(yen/printed page)
Color charge(yen/printed page)
Hard copy version* Online PDF version
Member of JPSA 3,000 40,000 4,000
Non-member 6,000 6,000

*color charge for online PDF version included

JPS Online

JPS Outstanding Paper Award