The primary style manual for the Journal of Agriculture and Development is Scientific Style and Format: The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers (8th edition, 2014).
Full-length research articles should be arranged as follows:
1. Title Page
Provide the manuscript title, name and affiliation of each author, any current or additional affiliations, and corresponding author email need to appear on the first page in the manuscript file.
The abstract must not exceed 250 words.
Provide 3 - 10 keywords.
5. Materials and methods
Acknowledgments and funding sources.
References should be arranged alphabetically without numbering. The in-text citation should consist of the author's name and year of publication, e.g., “according to Nguyen et al. (2015)”.
Citations in the reference section should be listed in alphabetical order.
Sorooshian, S., K. Hsu, X. Gao, H.V. Gupta, B. Imam, and D. Braithwaite, 2000: Evaluation of PERSIANN System Satellite-Based Estimates of Tropical Rainfall. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 81, 2035–2046.
Linsley, R. K., M. A. Kohler, and J. L. H. Paulhus, 1975: Hydrology for Engineers. McGraw Hill, 508 pp.
Idowu, A. O., 2007: The impact of an earthquake-generated tsunami on the earth-atmosphere system: Year 2004 Indian Ocean case history example. 21st Conf. on Hydrology, San Antonio, TX, Amer. Meteor. Soc., JP1.1, https://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_117648.htm.
Anderson, E. A., 2002: Calibration of conceptual hydrologic models for use in river forecasting. NOAA Tech. Rep. NWS 45 Hydrology Laboratory, 247 pp.
Hirschberg, P., 1988: The saline flow into the Atlantic. M.S. thesis, Dept. of Oceanographic Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, 207 pp.
NOAA, 2015: Elusive El Niño arrives. Accessed 12 March 2015, http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2015/20150305-noaa-advisory-elnino-arrives.html.
Tables must be included in the text at the appropriate points and must also be submitted as separate, editable files.
Figures must be included in the text at the appropriate points and must also be submitted as separate, editable files. Provide figure images in TIFF, EPS, high-resolution PDF, JPEG, or GIF format.