• Publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues in all areas of agricultural science. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China

About The Section

Agricultural Sciences


Aims and Scope

Current Chinese Science: Agricultural Sciences publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues in all areas of agricultural science. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China.


This is not limited to a specific aspect of the field but is instead devoted to a wide range of sub fields in the field. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome. Submissions in the following areas are of special interest to the readers of this journal:


  • Agricultural biotechnology
  • Agricultural economics
  • Agricultural engineering
  • Agronomy
  • Animal science and aquaculture
  • Crop physiology and agroecology
  • Crop protection and cultivation
  • Environmental implications of agricultural land
  • Forestry, including dendrometry and forest inventory, forest management, landscape planning, natural protected areas and wood science
  • Horticulture
  • Irrigation and water management
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Plant and animal breeding
  • Soil science and agroclimatology