Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Research in Agriculture covers all areas of agriculture such as:

  • Agricultural economics
  • Crops
  • Agriculture & Ecology
  • Animal Agriculture & Science
  • Food science
  • General & Introductory Agriculture
  • Soil science
  • Land use
  • Tropical Agriculture
  • Plant science
  • Plant breeding
  • Plant fertilization
  • Aquaculture


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

The journal adopts double-blind peer review (also called anonymous peer review). On one hand, the reviewers do not know the author's identity. On the other hand, the authors do not know who accept to review their manuscripts. After accepting the review task, the external reviewers should return the review result in two weeks.


Publication Frequency

2019 Semiannual, published in June and December

2018 Semiannual, published in June and December

2017 Semiannual, published in June and December

2016 Semiannual, published in June and December


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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  • Scientific Indexing Service (SIS)
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  • WorldCat
  • Yahoo
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The editor will check the similarity rate of each submission by iThenticate.