About journal of "Plant Productions"                 

The journal "Plant Productions" is a quarterly magazine with open access (text of articles) published by Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz. This publication uses the policy of double blind expert review in the review of articles and its deals with to the important and basic topics related to Plant Productions in the fields of breeding and biotechnology, crop ecology, plant stresses, crop physiology, crop production, olericulture, post-harvest physiology, tissue culture, medicinal plants, pomology and ornamental plants. In order to expand and publish scientific and research activities, this magazine in Farsi language and the frequency of publication of the quarterly in print-electronic format accepts the articles of researchers, students and professors. In addition, review articles resulting from many years of experience of respected university researchers and research centers can be reviewed, accepted and published in the thematic axes of the publication. Also, considering the importance of scientific-applied findings related to the production of basic knowledge in agricultural sciences, this publication publishes findings based on the production of basic knowledge. It is necessary that all the received articles have an extended English abstract, figures and tables in English and according to the instructions of the authors' guide.


Time table for review of articles           

1-The duration of the review of the article for initial approval and sending to the referee is a maximum of 10 working days (Provided that the format of the publication is strictly followed)

2-The duration of the review of the article for the final decision (acceptance or rejection of the article) is a maximum of 180 working days (provided that the responsible author complies with the prescribed period of time for accurate corrections)

* Expediting the scheduling and review of articles related to theses of doctoral students who need to be accepted for defense (On the condition of having the supervisor's approval)


History journal  of "Plant Productions"                  

Today, the role of scientific journals as a communication channel for scholars in the current era is not hidden from anyone. The journal "Plant Productions" is one of the specialized journals branched from the "Journal of Agricultural Sciences" which has been published since 1976 under the franchise owner of Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz as one of the oldest scientific journals in the country in the field of agriculture. In order to specialize the scientific publications, since the spring of 2010, the work of the agricultural scientific journal continued through specialized publications, which include: Plant Productions (in the field of: agriculture, horticulture and plant breeding), Agricultural engineering (in the field of: agricultural machines, biosystem and soil science), Plant protections (in the field: entomology and plant pathology) and Irrigation science and engineering (in the field of: water science, irrigation and drainage). The journal of "Plant Productions" is published by Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz with a scientific degree from the country's publications commission (letter 3/8481 dated 10/23/1387). During the past years, it has gone through a growing evolution, until 2010, two issues are published every year, and since 2011, it has been published quarterly. Currently, the scientific and research findings of this publication are indexed in citation databases, including the citation database of Islamic World Sciences and the Regional Science and Technology Information Center. It is hoped that with the cooperation of all the country's researchers and experts, the evolution of this publication will continue.


Publication policies                                

Open access statement

The Journal of "Plant Productions" is a quarterly journal with open access. This means that articles can be accessed and downloaded in full text immediately after publication on the journal's website. This publication has been published since 2018 under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International (CC-BY 4.0).


Copyright laws

Under an open access license, authors retain copyright for the content of their articles but, they allow others to download, reuse, reprint, modify, distribute and/or copy the content (as long as the original authors and source are correctly mentioned and the original source is correctly cited (For more reading, refer to the ethical principles page of publishing the article).


Ethics policies in publishing

The Journal of "Plant Productions" observes scientific and publication ethics based on the International Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). Although this publication has not yet become a definitive member of COPE, it uses their proper guidelines and considers itself committed to its principles. (For more reading, refer to the ethical principles page of publishing the article).



Following the regulation of scientific publications of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology and in order to protect the rights and intellectual and intellectual property of researchers and prevent the publication of duplicate articles, the journal of "Plant Productions" uses the similarity search software (Iran Doc) to ensure the authenticity of the articles sent to this journal. Therefore, it is suggested that respected authors make sure that their article does not overlap with other scientific effects before sending.


Article processing fees

The cost of processing the article is 3,000,000 rials (three million rials).


Specifications journal of "Plant Productions"

Licensee and publisher: Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz

Responsible director: Dr. Noorollah Moallemi

Editor-in-chief: Dr. Amir Aynehband

Executive Director: Dr Shohreh Zivdar

Frequency: Quarterly

Publication type: Electronic & Printed

Language: Persian

Online abstract: Persian-English

Reviewe type: Double-blind peer reviewe

Similarity finder software: Hamanandjoo

Impact factor in Islamic world sciences citation database (2018): Q2

Scientific degree in the commission of scientific publications of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology of Iran: Rank B

Final admission fee: 3,000,000 Rials

ISSN Print: 2588-543X

ISSN E-print: 2588-5979

Publication policy: This publication is published under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International (CC-BY 4.0).


The contact address of the journal of "Plant Productions"

Website of the publication: https://plantproduction.scu.ac.ir

Contact number: +986133226600-14 extension 9418 (call days only on Sunday and Tuesday at 10-12)

Fax number: +986133226452

Mobile number: +989163011727

Email address: plantproduction@scu.ac.ir and plantproductions.scu@gmail.com

Postal address: Khuzestan, Ahvaz, Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz, Faculty of Agriculture, Plant Productions Publication Office

Postal code: 61357-83151