• 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

Aims and Scope

The Agricultural Sciences section of the journal Current Chinese Science 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 section is not limited to a specific aspect of the field but is instead devoted to a wide range of sub-fields in the area. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome. Submissions in the following areas of agricultural sciences 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
  • • Others


Editor-in-Chief

  • Atta-ur-Rahman
  • Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman FRS

    (32052 citations)
    Honorary Life Fellow
    Kings College
    University of Cambridge
    Cambridge
    UK


    Biography

    • 2019 China International Science and Technology Cooperation Award Recipient
    • Academician (Foreign Member) Chinese Academy of Sciences

Honorary Senior Advisor

  • Ferid Murad
  • Prof. Ferid Murad

    (Nobel Laureate)
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA
    USA

    • Co-winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine