Focus and Scope

Guidelines for authors

The Alexandria Journal of Agricultural Sciences is published six times a year                          (February, April, June, August, October, December) by the Faculty of Agriculture,Alexandria University,Egypt.

The Journal is open to all researches in Agricultural Sciences and related subjects.

Subscription, manuscripts and all editorial correspondences should be addressed by registered mail to the Editor-in-Chief or by     e-mail: alexjar@alexu.edu.eg

Annual Subscription for Membership:

  • Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria Univ.

    Staff members: L.E. 36.

  • Other Institution:

    Egyptians L.E. 100

    Non-Egyptians US $ 100

Instructions to authors

1.  Publication of the Alexandria Journal of Agricultural Sciences is under the supervision of an Editorial Board appointed by the Faculty Council headed by the Editor-in-Chief.

  1. 2.  Articles must be original reports on basic or applied research not previously or simultaneously published in any other scientific or technical journal.
  2. 3.  Papers submitted for publication are forwarded to the Editor-in- Chief, according to the system outlined below.
  3. 4.  Each research is reviewed by at least two specialized reviewers. The Editorial Board bases its decision for acceptance, revision or rejection of the paper upon the advice of at least two reviewers, whose identities are not disclosed to the authors. Suggestions and criticism of the reviewers, designed to improve the quality of the papers, are communicated to the authors to revise their papers accordingly. [This process costs L.E 100 for the Egyptians and US $ 100 for non- Egyptians]

Editing system

On receiving:

The paper must be submitted in 3 copies, written by a computer or Typewriter (double space between lines, A4 paper size).

After acceptance

  • After acceptance for publishing, the paper must be submitted in the final form, as follows:
  • Writing on a computer IBM - compatible, using Microsoft office Word.
  • Paper size, A4 with written area of 16 x 24 cm.
  • Full justification, single space between lines.
  • Times New Roman font, size 10 normal for all the paper except:
  • Main title (capital letters) and authors' names: size 11 bold.
  • Abstract

One column size 9 normal.

  • Introduction, Results, material and References

Two columns “Width of each is 7.8cm.”

Arabic summary

must include authors' names and addresses, written in Simplified Arabic font, size 11.

Note: Key words must be included at the end of the abstract.

Publishing Costs

Faculty members:

  • Egyptian: L.E. 20 per page, in addition to LE. 200 registration fees as well as LE 50 for each coloured page. 
  • Non-members:
    • Egyptians: L.E. 20 per page in addition to LE. 200 registration fees as well as LE 75 for each coloured page.           .
    •  Non-Egyptians: US $20 per page in addition to US $ 120 registration fees as well as US $ 75 for each coloured page.          

Each author is allowed to receive 15 reprints in return for LE 60 for Egyptians or US $ 60 for non-Egyptians. Additional reprints could be ordered at LE 8 for Egyptians or US $ 8 for non- Egyptians.

This year's and previous issues could be obtained, printed or on a CD, in return for                40 L.E + 10 L.E mailing costs for Egyptians or US $20 + US $5 mailing costs for non-Egyptians. per copy.

Mailing Address

Editor-in-Chief Alexandria Journal of Agricultural Sciences

Faculty of Agriculture, El-Shatby,Alexandria,Alexandria University,Egypt.

Tel: +203 5908516  +203 5908518   

Fax: +203 5921863

Faculty's Website:

http://www.agr.alexu.edu.eg/alexjar

ISSN: 0044-7250

Peer Review Process

Editing system

On receiving:

The paper must be submitted in 3 copies, written by a computer or Typewriter (double space between lines, A4 paper size).

After acceptance

After acceptance for publishing, the paper must be submitted in the final form, as follows

Open Access Policy

This journal 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.

Faculty Dean Prof. Dr. Abdalla M. Zeineldin - Vice Dean for Graduate Studies & Research Prof. Dr. Mohammed Abd ElsatterAhmed

Editorial Board

Plant Improvement and Production Sciences:

Mohamed I. Shaalan

Sanaa I. M. Milad

Prof. of Crop Sciences.

Prof. of Crop Sciences.

Hassan A. A. Kassem

Hend A. Marzouk

Prof. of Pomology.

Prof. of Pomology.

Mokhtar M. Doss

Mustafa N. Fleafel

Prof. of Olericulture.

Prof. of Olericulture.

Mohamed R. Hassan

Aly Hassan El- Naggar

Prof. of Floriculture & Orn. Horticulture.

Prof. of Floriculture & Orn. Horticulture.

 Ibrahim E. Kheiralla

 Ahmed A. A. El-Setway

Prof. of Timber Trees and Wood Technology.

Prof. of Timber Trees and Wood Technology.

Animal, Fish and Poultry Production Sciences:

Mohamed A. Kosba

Wael Glal Fahmy

Prof. of Poultry Production.

Prof. of Animal and Fish production.

Mona O. M. Taher

Prof. of Poultry Production.

Food and Dairy Sciences:

Ahmed Rafik El- Mahdy

Osama R. Abou- Samaha

Prof. of Food Science &Technology.

Prof. of Food Science &Technology.

Gaber Aly Hassan El- Baradei

Ibrahim Mohamed El-Sayed

Prof. of Dairy Science.

Prof. of Dairy Science.

Plant Protection Sciences:

Mohamed Anwar M. El- Saedy

Alia A. Shoeib

Prof. of Plant Pathology.

Prof. of Plant Pathology.

Mahmoud M. Abo El- Saad

Mohamed E. I. Badawy

Prof. of Pesticide Chemistry.

Prof. of Pesticide Chemistry.

Farouk El Gayar

Hussein A. Rizk

Prof. of Economic Entomology.

Prof. of Economic Entomology.

Genetics:

Effat Abdellatif Badr

Yasser Mohamed Mabrouk

Prof. of Genetics.

Prof. of Genetics.

Agricultural and Bio- systems Engineering:

Mohamed Helmy

Prof. of Agricultural and Bio- systems Engineering.

Saad Fathala

Prof. of Agricultural and Bio- systems Engineering.

Samir Ismail

Prof. of Agricultural and Bio- systems Engineering.

Atef A. El-Ansary

Prof. of Agricultural and Bio- systems Engineering.

 

Soil and Water Sciences:

El- Isawy Elzahaby

Maher E. Saleh

Prof. of Soil & Water Sciences.

Prof. of Soil & Water Sciences.

Social Sciences:

Mohamed I. El-Ezaby

Mostafa Kamel M. El-Sayed

Prof. of Rural Sociology.

Prof. of Rural Sociology.

Ahmed A. E. El- Rasoul

Mohamed M. Elmahy

Prof. of Agric. Economics.

Prof. of Agric. Economics.

Mohamed F. El- Shazly

Magdy A. Khattab

Prof. of Agric. Extension.

Prof. of Agric. Extension.

Laila M. Ibrahim El-khodary Somaya Ahmed Hassan

Prof. of Home Economics.

Prof. of Home Economics.

Sponsors

The Alexandria Journal of Agricultural Sciences is published six times a year                          (February, April, June, August, October, December) by the Faculty of Agriculture,Alexandria University,Egypt.

The Journal is open to all researches in Agricultural Sciences and related subjects.

Subscription, manuscripts and all editorial correspondences should be addressed by registered mail to the Editor-in-Chief or by     e-mail: alexjar@alexu.edu.eg

Sources of Support

Prof. Dr. Ahmed A. Saleh

Prof. Dr. Ali A. El-Khishin

1953

Prof. Dr.  Shafik A. El-Khishin

Prof. Dr. Ali. A. El-Khishin                        

1955

Prof. Dr. Gaafar El-Mallah

Prof. Dr. Ali A, El-Khishin

1964

Prof. Dr. Abd El-Azim Tantawy

1970

Prof. Dr. Khalid El-Shazly

1978

Prof. Dr. Saad El-Din El-Rakshy

1978

Prof. Dr. Abd El-Rahman Donia

1980

Prof. Dr. Mostafa Badr

1985

Prof. Dr. Fawzi H. Abdel-Kader

1994

Prof. Dr. A. Mageed M. Kamara

1999

Prof. Dr. Ahmed A. Damir

2000

Prof. Dr. Mohamed Gamal El Torky

2006

Prof. Dr. Mohamed H. Bahnassy

2012

Prof. Dr. Mohamed Abd El- Sattar Ahmed

2015

Journal History