Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Agricultural Science is striving to provide the best platform for researchers and scholars worldwide to exchange their latest findings. The scopes of the journal include, but are not limited to, the following fields:

  • Agricultural economics
  • Agricultural engineering
  • Animal science
  • Agronomy, including plant science, theoretical production ecology, horticulture, plant breeding, plant fertilization, and soil science
  • Aquaculture
  • Biological engineering, including genetic engineering and microbiology
  • Environmental impacts of agriculture and forestry
  • Food science
  • Husbandry
  • Irrigation and water management
  • Land use
  • Waste management


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Book Review

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.


Publication Frequency

2012-2015  Monthly, published in every month
2010-2011  Quarterly, published in March, June, September and December
2009  Semiannual, published in June and December

2012-2013  Monthly, published in every month


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...




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