Focus and Scope

SAARC Journal of Agriculture is an international half yearly peer-reviewed open access online journal that publishes original research articles, review papers and short communications in the fields of agriculture, animal sciences, fisheries, natural resources management and allied disciplines. It is an official journal of SAARC Agriculture Centre (SAC). The scientists and researchers from SAARC countries are encouraged to submit their research and review papers for publishing in this journal.

Publication Frequency

SAARC Journal of Agriculture (SJA) is half yearly journal, i.e. two issues in a year, first issue at June and second at December of each year.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Editor- in- Chief:
Dr. Shaikh Mohammad Bokhtiar
Director, SAARC Agriculture Centre
BARC Complex, Farmgate
Dhaka-1215, Bangladesh

Managing Editor:
Dr. Shiba Shankar Giri
Senior Program Specialist
SAARC Agriculture Centre
BARC Complex, Farmgate
Dhaka-1215, Bangladesh
Email: ssgiri@sac.org.bd

Associate Editor:
Dr. Md. Nure Alam Siddiky
Senior Program Officer
SAARC Agriculture Centre
BARC Complex, Farmgate
Dhaka-1215, Bangladesh
Phone: +88-8113380 (Ext. 145)
Email: saarcjournal@yahoo.com

Members:

Professor Dr. Md. Abdus Samad
Professor, Department of Medicine
Faculty of Veterinary Science
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Mymensingh, Bangladesh

Professor Dr. M. Jahiruddin
Professor, Department of Soil Science
Faculty of Agriculture
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Mymensingh, Bangladesh

Professor Dr. Md. Shahidur Rashid Bhuiyan
Professor
Department of Genetics and Plant Breedings
Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Tayan Raj Gurung
Senior Program Specialist (NRM)
SAARC Agriculture Centre
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. P. K. Mandal
Principal Scientist
National Research Centre for Plant Biotechnology
IARI, Campus
New Delhi-110012
India

Dr. Pratap Sinch Birthal
Principal Scientist
National Institute of Agricultural Economics and Policy Research (NIAP)
D.P.S. Marg, Pusa
New Delhi-110012
India

Dr. Subhash Chander
Professor and Principal Scientist
Department of Entomology
Indian Agricultural Research Institute
New Delhi-110012
India

Dr. S. K. Sahoo
Principal Scientist
ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture
Bhubaneswar-751002
India

Dr. Bhim Bahadur Khatri
Senior Scientist and Coordinator
National Potato Research Programme
Nepal Agricultural Research Council
Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Nepal

Dr. Muhammad Musa
Deputy Director (Research)
Directorate of Director General of Agricultural Research
Ayub Agricultural Research Institute
Jhang Road, Faisalabad-38800
Pakistan

Dr. Badar Naseem Siddiqui
Department of Agriculture Extension & Communication
PMAS-Arid Agricultural University  
Rawalpindi
Pakistan

Dr. W.A.R.T. Wickramaarachchi
Senior Program Specialist (PS & PD)
SAARC Agricultural Centre
Dhaka
Bangladesh

Dr. P.B. Dharmasena
National Consultant
Food and Agriculture Organization
Sri Lanka 
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Subscription Rates

Annual subscription (two issues)

Individuals : Tk 200.00 for Bangladesh
US$ 15.00 for SAARC countries
US$ 20.00 for other countries

Institutional : Tk 250.00 for Bangladesh
US$ 15.00 for SAARC countries
US$ 20.00 for other countries