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Author Guidelines

Submissions must be accompanied by a covering letter that includes :

  • A letter of declaration that the manuscript has not been published (even in proceedings or as working paper) or offered for publication elsewhere in substantially the same or abbreviated form, either in print or electronically (e.g. the internet).
  • The names, addresses, telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail addresses of the corresponding author and contributing author(s).

Manuscripts should be submitted electronically via the Open Journal Systems page at http://ijasc.pasca.unand.ac.id/index.php/ijac/about/submissions. Manuscripts must be submitted in English and using Microsoft Word. PDF files are not acceptable. Before submitting your manuscript, please read this guide to authors and  adjust the manuscripts with the IJASC journal template.

Title page should include title, author(s) and affiliation(s). The title should be specific and informative. Abstract must be on a separate page. It should be a clear and concise one-paragraph summary (less than 200 words) of the paper. Highlight objectives, significant results and major conclusion without the use of reference. Keywords 5 words separated by commas) are intended for literature retrieval. To widen search, the keywords should be other than those already present in the title.

Main text: Text should have the following headings (introduction, materials and methods, results, discussion, conclusion), and implications (optional), acknowledgments (optional), references, tables, and figure legends. The figures may be submitted as separate files. The length of the manuscripts is a maximum of 6.000 words (excluding title page, abstract, figuresand tables) although shorter submissions are actively encouraged. Authors should use SI units and appropriate symbols.

Tables, figures and photographs Make sure figures are clear. The page format of the journal should be considered in designing the drawings. Keep footnotes to the minimum. Details given in the text should not be repeated in the tables and figures. Acknowledgements should be brief with essential credits, without title(s) of the person(s).


References of journals, books, multi-author books and articles published online should be cited in the text by Author & Year and conform to the following APA Citation style.

  • Lastname, A. and B. Lastname, B. 2016 Article title. Abbr. Journal Title 10 , 100-150
  • Titus, B.D. and D.C. Malcolm. 1992 Nutrient leaching from the litter layer after clearfelling of Sitka spruce. Can. J. For. Res. 65 , 389–416.
  • Lastname, A. 2016 Book Title . Edn. Publisher name, 600pp.
  • Allen, S.E., H.M. Grimshaw., J.A. Parkinson and Quarmby, C. 1974 Chemical Analysis of Ecological Materials . 2nd edn. Blackwell, 596 pp
  • Mulder, J.P.M. 1985 Simulation interception loss using standard meteorological data. In The Forest–Atmosphere Interaction . B.A. Hutchinson and B.B. Hicks (eds). Wiley, pp. 177–196.
  • Carleson, W.C. 1985 Seasonal variation in mitotic index in the stem apex of loblolly pine seedlings. In Proceedings of the International Symposium on Nursery Management Practices for the Southern Pines . D.B. South (ed.). School of environment, Auburn University, Alabama, pp. 303–310.
  • CIFOR. 1999.   The CIFOR Criteria and Indicators Generic Template. The Criteria and Indicators Toolbox Series No. 2 . Center for International Forestry Research. Bogor, Indonesia, p. 53.

 

 

Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
 

Copyright Notice

Please find the rights and licenses in International Journal of Agricultural Sciences (IJASC).

1. License

The non-commercial use of the article will be governed by the Creative Commons Attribution license as currently displayed on Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. 

2. Author(s)’ Warranties

The author(s) warrants that the article is original, written by stated author(s), has not been published before, contains no unlawful statements, does not infringe the rights of others, is subject to copyright that is vested exclusively in the author and free of any third party rights, and that any necessary permissions to quote from other sources have been obtained by the author(s).

3. User Rights

IJASC adopts the spirit of open access and open science, which disseminates articles published as free as possible under the Creative Commons license. IJASC permits users to copy, distribute, display, and perform the work for non-commercial purposes only. Users will also need to attribute authors and IJASC on distributing works in the journal.

4. Rights of Authors

Authors retain the following rights:

  • Copyright, and other proprietary rights relating to the article, such as patent rights,
  • the right to use the substance of the article in future own works, including lectures and books,
  • the right to reproduce the article for own purposes, provided the copies are not offered for sale,
  • the right to self-archive the article. 

5. Co-Authorship

If the article was jointly prepared by other authors; upon submitting the article, the author is agreed on this form and warrants that he/she has been authorized by all co-authors to enter into this agreement on their behalf, and agrees to inform his/her co-authors of the terms of this agreement. IJASC will be freed on any disputes that will occur regarding this issue.

6. Termination

This agreement can be terminated by the author or IJASC upon two months’ notice where the other party has materially breached the conditions set forth in this agreement and failed to remedy such breach within a month of being given the terminating party’s notice requesting such breach to be remedied. No breach nor violation of this agreement will cause this agreement or any license granted in it to terminate automatically or affect the definition of IJASC. 

7. Royalties

This agreement entitles the author to no royalties or other fees. To such extent as legally permitted, the author waives his or her right to collect royalties relative to the article.

8. Miscellaneous

IJASC will publish the article (or have it published) in the journal if the article’s editorial process is successfully completed and IJASC or its sublicensee has become obligated to have the article published. IJASC may adjust the article to a style of punctuation, spelling, capitalization, referencing and usage that it deems appropriate. The author acknowledges that the article may be published so that it will be publicly accessible and such access will be free of charge for the readers.

 

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