About the Journal
Focus and Scope
Journal of Farm Sciences (formerly known as Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences)Â is a quarterly peer reviewed journal devoted to publishing original research / review articles and shortÂ communications in fields of Agriculture, Horticulture, Veterinary, Fisheries, AgriculturalÂ Engineering, Home Science and allied subjects.
Peer Review Process
Journal of Farm Sciences is a peer reviewed, open accessÂ Journal.Â It is also recognized by National Academy ofÂ Agricultural Science (NAAS). Research papers of Agriculture and its allied sciences includingÂ community sciences are being published in the quarterly journal after peer reviewing the articles.
Articles will be sent to two referees and based on their recommendation, editorial board take finalÂ decision on its publication. It is needless to stress the importance of quality and timelyÂ publication. In this context, Editor requests reviewers to offer their valuable technical comments onÂ its suitability or otherwise. If suitable, whether the manuscript is worthy to be published as full
length research paper or as a short note in JFS. Requests to return the paper with their comments asÂ soon as possible, preferably within two weeks. The comments may include queries that seek replies from authors to indicate corrections/additions/deletions etc.
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.
University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad
University of Agricultural Sciences, Raichur
University of Horticultural Sciences, Bagalkot
University of Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences, Shivamogga
- University of Agricultural Sciences
The previous name of the Journal was ''Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences''Â (KJAS), which was published from UAS, Dharwad since 1988. Research papers of Agriculture
and its allied sciences including community sciences are being published in the quarterly journalÂ after peer reviving the articles. The journal name was changed to Journal of Farm Sciences (JFS)Â w.e.f. 1.1.2016 obtaining the permission from NAAS, continuing the volume number the previousÂ journal, retaining the present ISSN. Presently JFS is being published as joint publication of fourÂ farm Universities of Karnataka state viz., UAS, Dharwad, UAS, Raichur, UAHS, ShivamoggaÂ and UHS, Bagalkot.
It is a free open access journal since 2007 and uploaded in all above four universityÂ websites. The journal is being abstracted /indexed by CAB international and web of scienceÂ (Clarivate Analytics). The journal is having a NAAS rating of 4.42 since January 2017, with bothÂ print and online versions.