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Author Guidelines

Writing Instructions


Jurnal AGRO publishes agrotechnoligal articles covering plant/crop science, agronomy, horticulture, plant breeding - tissue culture, hydroponic/soil less cultivation, soil plant science, and plant protection issues.

Policies :

  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal and conference for consideration
  • The author(s) release Jurnal Agro Editor from the possibility of lawsuit of Intellectual Property Right (HAKI), particularly property rights of the third party. If the lawsuit occured then the author(s) is expected to accomplish the lawsuit without involving the Jurnal Agro Editor or related institution.

Writing Format. The manuscript is written in Bahasa or English in 10 -15 pages including tables, graphics and figures. General Provision: page size A4, margin top, bottom, right, left are 3 cm, font Calibri size 11, space 1 for title, abstrak and abstract, 1,15 for content, and no footnote in the text. Each new paragraphs including abstrak and abstract written in 5 point indent.

Detailed writing format can be followed at Journal Template (word) or Journal Template (pdf).

Title. Title is written both in Bahasa Indonesia and English, preferly not exceed 14 words in Bahasa Indonesia and 12 words in English. Title is made as capital letter, except taxonomy name should be written in Italic. Author’s name (without academic title) and institution including address and correspondence email are listed under the title of the article.

Abstrak and Abstract. Abstrak is written in Bahasa Indonesia, and abstract is written in English 150-200 words, contain background, method, result and conclusion.  Abstrak and abstract are written in one paragraph. Kata kunci is/are written under the abstrak, and keywords are written under the abstract and not exceed 5 words alphabetically in order.

Contain of Manuscript.

  • Research Paper. Manuscript consists of introduction, material and method, result, discussion, conclusion, references. Acknowledgement, if any, is placed before references.

Table and Figure. Table and figure are numbered in order (1, 2, 3, … and more). Table title is written upon the table in a single spacing. Table and graphic information should be made clearly to be understood without reading the text. Figure is made in a contrast black and white.

Reference. It is not allowed to write reference un-cited in the manuscript. Primary references (journals and proceedings) and actual references (issued in last 10 years) are over 80%. All reference mentioned should be written down alphabetically. in reference using American Physicological Association (APA) system. The author are suggested to use application of reference management such as Mendeley.

Reference writing examples as follow:

(1)      Journal

Sobari, E. & Wicaksana, N. (2017). Keragaman genetik dan kekerabatan genotip kacang bambara (Vigna subteranea L.) lokal Jawa Barat. Jurnal Agro, 4(2), 90-96.

Hodiyah, I., Hartini, E., Amilin, A, & Yusup, M.F. (2017). Daya hambat ekstrak daun sirsak, kirinyuh, dan rimpang lengkuas terhadap pertumbuhan koloni Colletotrichum acutatum. Jurnal Agro, 4(2), 80-89.

 (2)      Proceeding

Rohaeni, W.R., Susanto, U., Wening, R.H., & Dalimunthe, S.R. (2015). Evaluasi karakter agronomis galur-galur padi tadah hujan generasi lanjut. Prosiding Seminar Nasional Padi,  “Pertanian berkelanjutan mendukung kedaulatan pangan nasional, Medan 3 Desember 2015.

(3)      Book

Qurrohman, B.F.T. (2017). Formulasi nutrisi hidroponik AB mix dengan aplikasi MS Excel dan Hydrobuddy. Yogyakarta: Plantaxia.

Nurmala, T., A. D. Suyono, A. Rodzak, T. Suganda, S. Natasasmita, T. Simarmata, E. H. Salim, Y. Yuwariah, T. P. Sendjaja, S. N Wiyono, & S. Hasani. (2012). Pengantar ilmu pertanian. Yogyakarta: Graha Ilmu.

(4)      Chapter in a book

Preiss, J., & M. N. Sivak. (1996). Starch synthesis in sinks and sources. In E. Zamski & A .A. Schaffer (Eds). Photoassimilate distribution in plants and crops; Source-sink relationships. pp. 98-135. New York, USA: Marcel Dekker.


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor)..
  2. Authors must follow JURNAL AGRO template and guideline.
  3. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  4. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
  7. The article is typed at one side of white paper of A4, double-column, 1,15 space line, uses a 11-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.

    Authors must submit the competing interest form as supplementary file.

    Authors must declare all such interests (or their absence) in writing upon submission of a manuscript. This competing declaration includes conflicts or potential conflicts of all listed authors. If any conflicts are declared, Jurnal Agro will publish them with the paper. In cases of doubt, the circumstance should be disclosed so that the editors may assess its significance.

    All the listed authors are requested to fill in completely all section. Please download the Competing Interest Form.


Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  • Authors retain copyright and grant the journal exlusive right and licence of first publication for the full legal term of copyright with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  • Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  • Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work.
  • Authors also grant any third party the right to use the articles freely as long as its integrity is maintained and its original authors, citation details and publisher are identified.
  • Jurnal Agro is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work. It is the author’s responsibility to bring an infringement action if so desired by the author
  • The corresponding author must sign the License to Publish Agreement Form at the time of submission of his/her manuscript.

Creative Commons Licence

Jurnal Agro (J. Agro: ISSN 2407-7993) by is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.



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Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Submission: 0.00 (IDR)
Authors are not required to pay an Article Submission Fee as part of the submission process to contribute to review costs.

Article Publication: 1000000.00 (IDR)
If your manuscript is accepted for publication, you will be asked to pay an Article Publication Fee to cover publication cost as much Rp.1.000.000,-