Journal of Tropical Agriculture

The Journal of Tropical Agriculture is a peer-reviewed international journal that publishes scientific articles concerned with all aspects of crop science, agroecosystem management and conservation, and in particular the application of biological, engineering, ecological, and social knowledge to the management of agricultural crops in the tropics including plantation and horticultural crops. The journal has been published since 1961—initially as the “Agricultural Research Journal of Kerala,” and renamed in 1993 to reflect the changing needs and relevance of the contents.

Journal of Tropical Agriculture is indexed and/or abstracted in CAB Abstracts International, Cababstractsplus, EMBiology, SCOPUS, DOAJ,, Google.scholar, Open J-Gate, CeRA, Animal Science Database, AgBiotechNet,, EBSCO, SCIRUS, Indian Science Abstracts, Chinese Electronic Periodical Services, and Zoological Record.

Welcome to JTROPAG.KAU.IN, the online submission and editorial system of the Journal of Tropical Agriculture. This Online Manuscript Submission, Review, Tracking, and Retrieval System uses the “Open Journal Systems” and was supported by a grant from the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi under the “Technology Information Facilitation Programme (TIF).”

To submit an article go to Online submissions. New authors (first time in this journal) intending to submit articles for publication may contact the editor for free registration.