editorial board of the Agricultural Science and Practice journal
submits for publication the articles dedicated both to theoretical and
applied researches pertaining to soil science, farming agriculture, crop
production, veterinary science, animal husbandry, feed industry,
genetics, selection and biotechnology, mechanization, ecology of
agriculture, radiology, amelioration, storage and production of
agricultural produce, economics and innovations.
articles, reviews of literature and communications, presented for
publication, should have never been published before.
The text is published in English, with abstracts both in Russian and Ukrainian. Since 2015 the online version of the journal (http://www.agrisp.com) presents the abstracts and references in English.
The document set required for the article registration:
1. To be submitted (sent) in hard copy:
typescript copy in Ukrainian or Russian (including all the tables,
charts, drawings and figures), paginated from the first page to the last
one. The last page should be undersigned by all the authors of the
Assignment Agreement. Each author should fill in and undersign the
separate copy of the Agreement, e.g. four authors – four agreements.
(The standard pattern of the Agreement is available).
note that the Copyright Assignment Agreement enters into force since
the moment of the article acceptance. In case the article is declined by
the editorial board of the journal, the Agreement will become
inoperative automatically. The execution of the Agreement by the author
(authors) means that the terms and conditions of the Agreement are
acknowledged and accepted by him (them).
Covering letter from the institution.
2. To be submitted digitally (either delivered via e-mail or sent on CD/DVD):
Microsoft Word file with a typescript identical to the paperback copy.
(The file should be named with the surname of the first author, e.g.
the tables, charts, drawings and figures, either full color or black
and white, should be submitted in any of standard graphical formats:
.ppt, .xls, .psd (e.g. ris1_orlyk.ppt, ris2_orlyk.xls).
authors' credits (file name – e.g. auth_ orlyk.doc) including surnames,
first and middle names of all the authors in three languages, at that
it is necessary to indicate one of them as a responsible contact person
for communication with the editorial board; e-mail and phone number
(including area code); also official titles and mailing addresses of the
institutions, where the research has been conducted. All the data
should be presented in Russian, Ukrainian and English.
articles should be submitted along with the Ukrainian/Russian-English
glossary including at least 30 terms particularly used in the text of
the article (file name – e.g. voc_orlyk.doc).
text for publication should be submitted in any of the file formats
supported by Microsoft Word, paper format: A4, page orientation:
portrait, font: Times New Roman, size: 12, line spacing: 1.5.
complete size of any article dedicated to research results is limited
to 27,000 characters including spaces (~13 pages), a review of
literature – up to 50,000 characters including spaces (~24 pages), a
communication – up to 12,000 characters including spaces (~6 pages)
including the text itself, all the accompanying tables, charts, drawings
and figures with legends, abstracts in three languages, keywords and
The typescript should contain:
Title of the article in Ukrainian, Russian, and English.
Surnames and initials of all the authors.
Title(s) and mailing address(es) of the institution(s) where the author(s) work(s) in three languages.
E-mail of the author responsible for communication with the editorial board.
text of the article describing research results should consist of
“Introduction”, “Materials and Methods”, “Results and Discussion”,
The tables should be entitled and enumerated. Any notes to them should be given exactly below.
total quantity of figures should be not more than 4 for reviews of
literature, 6 in articles on research results, and 2 – for
communications. All the lengthy lettering should be replaced with
either numbers or letters and explained in the legend.
When referred to any grants, point out the foundation, name and/or number of grant in section “Acknowledgements”.
references should be compiled in English only and in order of citation.
The names of the articles from the periodical publications should
correspond to those of the abstracts in English, presented in the
mentioned publications. The titles of monographs or articles therefrom
should also be translated into English. The transliteration is possible
only for the names of Ukrainian/Russian periodical publications (Agrarna
nauka i osvita), locations of the publishing houses (Kharkiv, NNC “IGA
im. O. N. Sokolovsky”). The list of sources should meet the
requirements of the bibliographic standard accepted in the journal (see
examples). The references should be enumerated in order of their quoting
in the text, where they are marked with
the corresponding number in square brackets.
hyperlinks and references to websites are strictly prohibited. The
sources of citation should be generally available, it is not
possible to cite the author’s abstracts.
Examples of References:
Book citation –
Мedvedev VV. Soil heterogeneity and precise agriculture. Pt 2. Results
of investigation. Kharkiv, 13 Publishing house. 2009;260 p.
Article citation –
Y, Chet I, Spiegel Y. An immunoreactive protein to wheat-germ
agglutinin antibody is induced in oat roots following invasion of the
cereal cyst nematode Heterodera avenae, and by jasmonate. Mol Plant
Microbe Interact. 1997;10(8):961−9.
Article from the book –
Pivovarov S. Physico-chemical modeling of heavy metals (Cd, Zn, Cu) in
natural environment. Encyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science. Boca
Raton, CRC Press. 2004;Vol. 6:468–93.
abstracts in English, Russian and Ukrainian should have identical
content (at least 1,800 characters including spaces). The suggested
structure of the text of the abstract: Objective, Methods, Results,
Conclusions, Keywords (up to 10).
articles structured against the present requirements will be declined
and sent back to the authors
neither registered, nor reviewed.
articles are subject to review by independent experts appointed by the
editorial board; thereafter the author will receive the copy of the
article along with the reviewers’ remarks. The version of the article
amended by the authors and agreed with the reviewers is taken as the
final one. It should be undersigned both by the authors and reviewers as
“Good for printing”. Thereupon no changes or amendments of the text,
tables, charts, drawings and figures are available. The editorial board
takes into account the acceptance date of the final version of the
article in the course of publication.
If the article is declined by the reviewers, the editorial board will send the written notice to the author via e-mail.