Editorial Policy

Focus and Scope

The aims of the journal are to publish and disseminate high quality, original research papers, and article review in plant science i.e.:

  • Agronomy,

  • Crop physiology,

  • Seed science,

  • Conventional and non-conventional breeding,

  • Crop production system and management,

  • Crop modeling,

  • Agroclimatology,

  • Soil (environmental) science,

  • Pest control in a cropping system

Section Policies

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer-Reviewed
Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer-Reviewed
Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer-Reviewed
Accepted Papers
Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer-Reviewed
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer-Reviewed
Short Communication
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer-Reviewed

Peer Review Process

In the reviewing process, there are at least two reviewers for each manuscript in the related topic. In addition, the author(s) can also propose the candidate of reviewers. Evaluation from the first reviewer will be main priority for editor to make a decision, if there are only two reviewers. In the case of three reviewers, the decision will be made from at least two reviewers. Three weeks will be needed for the reviewer to complete one round reviewing process. Generally, the candidate of reviewers will be chosen based on their reputation in the international publication number and quality. Next step, The Editor sends the invitation letter for each candidate of the reviewer. After the candidate of the reviewer informed their availabilities for the reviewing process, the Editor creates an account for each reviewer and then send the manuscript by OJS. All reviewing process are in double-blind peer review and managed by editor in the OJS.

Publication Frequency

JIJCS published Half-yearly:
  • February
  • August

Open Access Policy

JIJCS 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. The journal is an open-access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to users or / institutions. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to full-text articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or author.


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.


Authors should submit only original work that is not plagiarized and not has been published or being considered elsewhere. Turnitin or other software will be used by the editorial team to check for similarities of submitted manuscripts with existing literature.