Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

JASc (Journal of Agribusiness Sciences)  is an international, double-blind peer-reviewed, open-access journal, published by Fakultas Pertanian, Universitas Muhammadiyah Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia. It will consider submissions from all over the world, on research works not being published or submitted for publication towards publication as the full paper, review article and research note in all areas of tropical agricultural sciences.

JASc (Journal of Agribusiness Sciences)  includes a wide range of tropical agricultural fields and disciplines to create a platform for the authors to make their contribution towards the journal and the editorial office promises a peer review process for the submitted manuscripts for the quality of publishing. The scopes of the journal include, but are not limited to, the following fields: 

  • Agricultural economics and development
  • Agribusiness and entrepreneurship
  • Agricultural extension and communication.
  • Agricultural economics & natural resources
  • Agricultural management
  • Agricultural marketing
  • Farmer’s community empowerment
  • Agricultural communication
  • Economics of halal food
  • Agricultural finance
  • Agricultural policy
  • International trade
  • Agro-technology
  • Food Security

Editorial Team welcome submissions of papers describing researchers, practitioners, regulators, students, and other parties interested in the development of Agribusiness SciencesJASc (Journal of Agribusiness Sciences)  accepts manuscripts of either quantitative research, qualitative research, mix method research, and Research and Development (R&D) written in either Bahasa Indonesia or English.

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)  Prefix 10.30596/jasc by Crossref 

e-ISSN 2614-6037


It is published two twice a year in April and October 

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

JASc (Journal of Agribusiness Sciences)  implement each accepted manuscript will go through a review process by the Editor and reviewers, using a Double blind Peer-Review Process, which the reviewer does not know the identity of the author, and the author did not know the identity of the reviewer.

JASc (Journal of Agribusiness Sciences)  implement policies Double Blind Peer-Review, every manuscript received will be sent to Reviewers who registered in The JASc (Journal of Agribusiness Sciences) . The review process lasts a maximum of up to 30 (thirty) days with the allocation of time given to each reviewer to complete its review process is a maximum of ten (10) working days. If the partners designated bestari previously not able to finish his review work within the time limit specified then chairman of the Chairman of Editorial Board will appoint a replacement to do a review Reviewers manuscript.

In the review process, reviewers provide considerations relating to compatibility between the title, abstract, introduction, discussion (results) and conclusion. In addition reviewer also give consideration associated with novelty, scientific impact and references used

Review Process:

1. Author submit the manuscript
2. Editor Evaluation [some manuscripts are rejected or returned before the review process]
3. Double-blind peer review process
4. Editor Decision (Acceptend Submission, Revisions Required, Resubmit For Review, Decline Submission)
5. Confirmation to the authors

Final decision of articles acceptance will be made by Editors according to reviewers comments. Publication of accepted articles including the sequence of published articles will be made by Editor in Chief by considering sequence of accepted date and geographical distribution of authors.

 

EDITORIAL PROCESS

 

Publication Frequency

JASc (Journal of Agribusiness Sciences) is published two twice a year in April and October 

 

Open Access Policy

JASc (Journal of Agribusiness Sciences)  provides open access service, which means that all the content is available free of charge either person or institution can directly access this journal freely to the public that supports the exchange of global knowledge.

Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full text articles in this journal without asking for prior permission from the Publisher or author. This is in accordance with the Budapest Open Access Initiative

 

 

 

Archiving

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...

 

References Management

eferences to other publications must be in American Psychological Association (APA) style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency.

Use Reference Management by Mendeley, Zetero, EndNote, 

 

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Plagiarism Check

Originality and plagiarism

The authors should ensure that they have written entirely original works, and if the authors have used the work and/or words of others, that this has been appropriately cited or quoted. Plagiarism takes many forms, from ëpassing offí anotherís paper as the authorís own paper, to copying or paraphrasing substantial parts of anotherís paper (without attribution), to claiming results from research conducted by others. Plagiarism in all its forms constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable.

The detail of plagiarism checks:

  1. The articles sent by the author must be an original script and is not being considered for publication and not being published by other journal or publishers. This is done through a waiver of rights of copyright to the publisher and a statement about plagiarism filled by the author.
  2. All of submitted works will be checked by anti plagiarism software. At present, all of the articles have been checked for plagiarism by using free software, but due to limitations in the software database, we start using the software checker this year.
  3. Articles reviewed by peer review team who are competent in their field as a way to control plagiarism.

All authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection softaware to do the similarity checking. Editors check the plagiarism detection of articles in this journal by using a Turnitin Software. 

  



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