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PLANTICA

By: Association of Plant Science Researchers, Thomson Reuters RID: O-8636-2017, Impact Factor: 5.195

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Editorial Board and Instructions to Authors  

Editorial Board and Review Committee

 

Editor –in – Chief:

alt Dr. Anoop Badoni (M.Sc.- Ag, Ph.D., FAPSR, FMSTC, MSFSN)

Associate Professor and Dean - Agriculture

Shivalik Institute of Professional Studies (Sri Dev Suman University), Dehradun, Uttarakhand India 

E-mail: anoop.badoni@sce.org.in and badonianna@gmail.com   

Editorial Board Members:

Senior Editors and Advisers   

alt Dr. A. R. Nautiyal (M. Sc., Ph.D.)

Professor and Director, HAPPRC, H.N.B. Garhwal University (A Central University) Srinagar (U.K.), India, E-mail: arnautiyal@gmail.com 

alt Dr. J. S. Chauhan (M. Sc., Ph.D.)

Professor and Head, Department of Seed Technology, H.N.B. Garhwal University (A Central University), Srinagar (U.K.), India, E-mail: js.chauhan@hnbgu.ac.in   

Editors and Advisory Board Members  

alt Dr. K. L. Dangi (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Professor, Rajasthan College of Agriculture, Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, Udaipur, E-mail: dangikl58@yahoo.co.in 

alt Dr. A. K. Karnatak (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Professor, Department of Entomology, Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology (GBPUAT), Pant Nagar, Uttarakhand, India, E-mail: a_karnatak@yahoo.co.in   

alt Dr. C. O. Ilori (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Lecturer, Dept. of Crop Protection and Environmental Biology, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, University of Ibadan, E-mail: co.ilori@mail.ui.edu.ng

alt Dr. Babajide Odu (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Lecturer, Dept. of Crop production and Protection, Obafemi Awolowo University Ile Ife, Nigeria, E-mail: bodu@oauife.edu.ng and babajide_odu@hotmail.com  

alt Dr. Zahoor Ahmed Dar (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Associate Professor, Genetics and Plant Breeding, SKUAT, Srinagar, J&K, E-mail: zahroorpbg@gmail.com

alt Dr. A. C. Mishra (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Associate Professor, Horticulture (Vegetable Science), Banda Agriculture University, Banda, U.P. E-mail: acm24680@gmail.com 

altDr. Abhishek Mathur (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Executive Director (R&D) NCS Green Earth Pvt. Ltd., Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, E-mail: abhishekmthr@gmail.com 

alt Dr. N. Murugalatha (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Assistant Professor, School of Applied Science, Quantum University, Roorkee, India, E-Mail: nmurugalatha.asc@quantumeducation.in 

Review Committee:  

Dr. R. K. Arora (M.Sc., Ph.D. ARS)

Ex - Principal Scientist, CPRI- Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Jalandhar, Punjab

Dr. P. Prasad (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Professor, HAPPRC, H.N.B.Garhwal Central University, Srinagar, Uttarakhand  

Dr. C. S. Pandey (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Associate Professor, DPGIBMNS, Dehradun, Uttarakhand  

Dr. Pooja Kaintura (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Assistant Professor, Uttaranchal University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Dr. Nidhi Rawat (M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Assistant Professor, UCBMSH, Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Author Guidelines for Paper Submission 

No Publication Charges, No Processing Fees 

Instruction to Authors

Association of Plant Science Researchers (APSR) invites Manuscripts for publication in the journal “PLANTICA - Journal of Plant Science” published quarterly (January, April, July, and October). This is an opportunity to publish your research, valuable work and ideas in the PLANTICA.

Send your Manuscripts by e-mail to jpsrsf@gmail.com and/or editor@jpsr.in (Send your manuscripts in both the e-mail IDs) 

Submission Guidelines:

Manuscripts are invited from researchers, academicians and professionals for publication consideration in PLANTICA. The journal publishes both empirical and conceptual research.

In the subject line of your e-mail please write “PLANTICA submission”

1.       Articles are accepted in MS-Word format.

2.       Contributors should adhere to the Article format of the journal.

3.       Electronic submission of manuscripts strongly encouraged, provided that the text, tables, and figures are included in a single Microsoft Word file.

4.       Submit manuscripts as e-mail attachment to the Editor at: jpsrsf@gmail.com and/or editor@jpsr.in  

Format for Full Length Research Paper:

1.       Manuscript should be submitted as per order: Title Page, Name of Author(s), Abstract, Key Words, Introduction, Material and Methods, Results and Discussion and References.

2.       The title of the article should be bold, centered and typed in capital letters in a 14 point Times New Roman Font.

3.       The author(s) details i.e., full name, designation, name of the organization, city, Pin, state, country, e-mail id, alternate e-mail id, contact details i.e. mobile/landline phone numbers, in 12-point Times New Roman should be centered below the title.

4.       All manuscripts must be accompanied by a brief abstract. Abstract including key words must not exceed 200 words. It should be in fully justified and italicized text. It should highlight research background, methodology; major finding(s) and conclusion in brief. Authors must mention 4-6 keywords. Key words should be listed alphabetically, separated by commas, and full stop at the end.

5.       Manuscripts must be no longer than 10 – 15 pages (all inclusive). It should be single spaced, Times New Roman font, 12 point. It must be clearly written without any spelling or grammatical errors.

6.       All tables and figures should be incorporated into the body of the paper.

7.       The authors should list all references alphabetically at end of the paper.

References:

  1. It must be single spaced, and at the end of the manuscript.

2.       References when used in the text enclose the citation in brackets, using author’s surname, followed by comma and the year of publication, and arranged chronologically (Boyd, 1992; Kotler, 2000).

3.       In case authors name is part of the text, only quote the year of publication in brackets. Wong, 1995 reported that…Kotler et al. (2007) found that…..

4.       References for journals, proceedings of conferences, books, website, and dissertation should follow the Harvard Referencing System.

5.       The authors are advised to mention only those references actually used in their manuscript.

No Publication Charges, No Processing Fees.