Journal of Agronomy

Journal of Agronomy is a high quality peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing original articles, reviews and short communications in the field of crop science. Scope of the journal includes: Crop physiology, crop production and management, agro-climatology and agronomic modeling, plant-soil relationships, crop quality and post-harvest physiology, Cropping of sustainable development, farming and cropping systems, agro-ecosystems and the environment, environmental and social sciences and Decision support systems. Journal of Agronomy now accepting new submissions. Submit your best paper via online submission system.


Francisco Fabian Fuentes Carmona

Dr. Francisco Fabian Fuentes Carmona is currently working as Assistant Research Professor at Faculty of Agronomy and Forestry, Pontifical Catholic University, Chile. His prior working experience includes Postdoctoral Fellow at Department of Pharmaceutics, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Director of Canchones Agricultural Experiment Station, Dean of Department of Agriculture of Desert and Biotechnology, Director of Biotechnology Undergraduate Program, Chief of Laboratory of Molecular Biotechnology, Assistant Research Professor, School of Renewable Natural Resources at Arturo Prat University, Consultant for Integrated Crop Production Systems, National Foundation for Poverty Overcoming and Consultant for Protected Cultivation of Horticultural Crops Projects, PRODESAL program, San Fabian de Alico, Bio-Bio, Chile. He obtained his PhD in Agroforestry and Veterinary Sciences, Molecular Genetics at University of Chile, Chile in October, 2007 and B.S. in Agronomy and Crop Science at University of Concepcion, Chile in March, 2001. He also completed Technical Internship on Genetics Advances for Horticultural Crops and Internship Research on following topics: Sequencing and Phylogenetic Analysis of Chloroplast bar code of Chenopodium genus, Developing Multiplex Fluorescent Microsatellite Markers for Genetic Diversity Assessment on Quinoa and Molecular Marker Screening to assess Genetic Diversity on Quinoa. He received awards including Postdoctoral Fellowship funded by the National Commission for Science and Technology (CONICYT), Chile. 2012-2014 and Doctoral Fellowship funded by the National Commission for Science and Technology (CONICYT), Chile. 2004-2007. He also received number of research grants as Principal Investigator, Associate Investigator and International Research Collaborator. He published 27 research articles in refereed journals, 16 book chapters and 10 articles as abstract and poster presentations. He is also serving as referee in more than 10 journals and editorial board member in more than 5 journals. He is member of following professional societies: Crop Science Society of America, USA, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientist, USA and Plant Breeding Committee of ANPROS (National Association of Seed Producers), Chile.

Associate Editors

Mahmoud Hozayn Mahmoud

Deputy Head, Agricultural & Biological Research Division,, National Research Centre, Egypt

Siva K. Balasundram

Senior Lecturer, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Suleyman Taban

Professor, Ankara University, Turkey

Technical Editors

Ahmed Mahmoud Mohamed Ebieda

Research Scientist, Agricultural Research Center, Egypt

Ngakou Albert

Professor, University of Ngaoundéré, Cameroon

Kanayo Stephen Chukwuka

Senior Lecturer, University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Benjawan Chutichudet

Assistant Professor, Mahasarakham University, Thailand

Dimitrios Bilalis

Assistant Professor, University of Athens, Greece

Rachid Bouharroud

Researcher , INRA-Agadir, Morocco

Oagile Dikinya

Professor, Department of Environmental Science, University of Botswana, South Africa

Khabba Said

Professor, Cadi Ayyad University, Morocco

Md.A. Mannan

Professor, Bangabadhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman,Agricultural University, Bangladesh

Masoud Latifian

Associate Professor, Horticulture Science Research Institute of Iran

M. Anowarul Islam

Assistant Professor, University of Wyoming, USA

Najari Sghaier

Professor/Researcher, Livestock and Wildlife Laboratory, Institut des Régions Arides, Medenine, Tunsia

Nazım Sekeroglu

Professor, Kilis 7 Aralik University, Turkey

Rachid Mrabet

Research Director, National Institute of Agricultural, Morocco

Shardendu K. Singh

Research Scientist, University of Maryland, USA

Getachew Mekonnen

Assistant Professor, Mizan-Tepi University, Ethiopia

Satya Syamala Sundari Narina

Lecturer, Virginia State University, USA

C.M. Sunil

Scientist, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bengaluru, IndiaIndia

Mansour Taghvaei

Associate Professor , Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Zehra Ekin

Professor, Van Yuzuncu Yil University, Turkey