Agricultural Development (AD) is an international, and double-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Asian Online Journal Publishing Group. Subject areas include to the following fields: Agricultural Development, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Extension, Agricultural Machinery, Agronomy, Animal Science, Aquaculture/Fisheries, Biotechnology, Crop and Vegetable Sciences, Crop Physiology, Entomology, Food Technology and Biochemistry, Forestry, Fruit Science and Viticulture, GeneticEngineering & Plant Breeding, Horticulture, Microbial Biotechnology, Organic Agriculture, Phytomedicine, Plant Pathology, Plant Science, Post Harvest Technology, Rural Development, Soil Science, Sustainable Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Zootechnics, Soil Management. The Journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.comThis journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Paper Selection and Publishing Process
a) Submission Acknowledgement
When you submit a manuscript online, you will receive a submission acknowledgement letter sent by the online system automatically. For email submission, the editor or editorial assistant sends an e-mail confirmation to the submission’s author within one to three working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, please check your bulk email box or contact the editorial assistant.
b) Basic Review
The editor or editorial assistant determines whether the manuscript fits the journal’s focus and scope. Next a check for the similarity rate.
c) Peer Review
We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The submitted manuscript will be reviewed by at least two experts: one editorial staff member as well as one to three external reviewers. The review process may take two to four weeks.
d) Decision Is Made
The decision to accept or reject an article is based on the suggestions of reviewers. If differences of opinion occur between reviewers, the editor-in-chief will weigh all comments and arrive at a balanced decision based on all comments, or a second round of peer review may be initiated.
e) Notification of the Result of Review
The result of review will be sent to the corresponding author and forwarded to other authors.
f) Publication Fee Is Paid
After acceptance, the authors will revise paper and pay the online publication fee: 50 USD. If the author is willing to buy the hard copy of the journal, there is need to pay additional 100 USD.
g) Publication Notice
The authors and readers will be notified and invited to visit our website for the newly published articles.