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
  • Farmerís 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 Sciences.†JASc (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)† Prefix10.30596/jasc†by Crossref


It is published two twice a year in April and October†


Section Policies


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.




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