AIMS AND SCOPE: The SJAR accepts research articles, reviews and short communications of content related to agriculture. Research articles and short communications must report original work not previously published in any language and not under consideration for publication elsewhere. +Read more After peer review and approval by the editorial board, SJAR publishes papers reporting research findings on the following topics: agricultural economics; agricultural engineering; agricultural environment and ecology; animal breeding, genetics and reproduction; animal health and welfare; animal production; plant breeding, genetics and genetic resources; plant physiology; plant production; plant protection; soil science; and water management.
IMPACT FACTOR AND H INDEX: 2012 JCR (Thomson Scientific Web of Science): within the subject category "Agriculture/Multidisciplinary", which includes 57 journals, the Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research occupies position 28 (2nd quartile). Impact factor is 0.659; 5-yr IF is 0.722.
2012 SJR (SCImago, Scopus, Elsevier BV): within the subject category "Agronomy and Crop Science", which includes 204 journals, the Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research occupies position 96 (2nd quartile). SJR is 0.324.
According to Google Scholar Metrics, the index H of SJAR is h5=14 and the median h5=22. SJAR ranks first under the field "Agrarian Sciences" in the ranking of the Spanish scientific journals listed in Google Scholar Metrics, elaborated in the University of Granada By Emilio Delgado López-Cózar et al. (http://www.mecd.gob.es/dctm)
PUBLICATION FREQUENCY: SJAR is published quarterly (March, June, September and December).
HISTORY: Formerly known as "Investigación Agraria" the SJAR merged in 2003 from two series: "Producción y Protección Vegetales" and "Producción y Sanidad Animales" founded in 1985. The predecessor of them was "Anales del Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Agronómicas", first published in 1952.
PUBLISHER: Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria [Spanish National Institute for Agricultural and Food Research and Technology] (INIA). Autopista A-6, km 7.5, Madrid, Spain
ABBREVIATED JOURNAL NAME: Span. J. Agric. Res.
PUBLICATION CHARGES: There are no handling or page charges.
NIPO Print: 730-14-002-1
NIPO Online: 730-14-001-6