Journal of
Dryland Agriculture

OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE CENTRE FOR DRYLAND AGRICULTURE, BAYERO UNIVERSITY, KANO
  • Abbreviation: J. Dryland Agric.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2476-8650
  • DOI: 10.5897/JODA
  • Start Year: 2015
  • Published Articles: 17

About JODA

Aims and Scope
The Journal of Dryland Agriculture (JODA) is an international journal that presents a platform for sharing and dissemination of knowledge in science and technology related to Dryland Agriculture and allied fields. It is a multidisciplinary journal that tries to promote good understanding of the multi-dimensional nature of research in agriculture and its application to production systems in order to increase the output of natural resource base in a sustainable manner for the benefit of Man.
JODA publishes original research in dryland agriculture and related fields with particular emphasis on climate change and natural resource management, crops and cropping systems, range and livestock management, livelihoods and natural resource economics and mechanization in dryland environment.
 
Types of Articles
JODA welcomes
Regular Papers
Short Communication
Review Articles
Position Papers
Technical Notes.
 
Open Access Policy
Open Access is a publication model that enables the dissemination of research articles to the global community without restriction through the internet. All articles published under open access can be accessed by anyone with internet connection.
 
The Journal of Dryland Agriculture is an Open Access journal. Abstracts and full texts of all articles published in this journal are freely accessible to everyone immediately after publication without any form of restriction.
 
Article License
All articles published by Journal of Dryland Agriculture are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. This permits anyone to copy, redistribute, remix, transmit and adapt the work provided the original work and source is appropriately cited. Citation should include the article DOI. The article license is displayed on the abstract page the following statement:
 
This article is published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0
Please refer to https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode for details about Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0
 
Article Copyright
When an article is published by in the Journal of Dryland Agriculture the author(s) of the article retain the copyright of article. Author(s) may republish the article as part of a book or other materials. When reusing a published article, author(s) should;

Cite the original source of the publication when reusing the article. i.e. cite that the article was originally published in the Journal of Dryland Agriculture. Include the article DOI
Accept that the article remains published by the Journal of Dryland Agriculture (except in occasion of a retraction of the article)
The article is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

A copyright statement is stated in the abstract page of each article. The following statement is an example of a copyright statement on an abstract page.
Copyright ©2016 Author(s) retains the copyright of this article.
 
Self-Archiving Policy
Academic Journals is a RoMEO green publisher. All journals published by Academic Journals is open access. This permits authors to archive any version of their article they find most suitable, including the published version on their institutional repository and any other suitable website.
Please see http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/search.php?id=213&fIDnum=|&mode=simple&la=en
 
Digital Archiving Policy
The  Journal of Dryland Agriculture is committed to the long-term preservation of its content. All articles published by the journal are preserved by Portico. In addition, the journal encourages authors to archive the published version of their articles on their institutional repositories and as well as other appropriate websites.
https://www.portico.org/publishers/ajournals/
 
Metadata Harvesting
The Journal of Dryland Agriculture encourages metadata harvesting of all its content. The journal fully supports and implement the OAI version 2.0, which comes in a standard XML format. See Harvesting Parameter
 
Article Metrics
Article metrics is increasingly an important measure of the impact of a published article. The journal provides article metrics for each published article. The article metrics provides a record of the number of views received by the article. It also keeps a record of the full text PDF downloads. Article metrics is available on the abstract page of each article.
 
Manuscript Handling Fee
Authors are required to pay the manuscript handling fee only after their manuscripts have been reviewed and accepted for publication by an editor.

The manuscript handling fee for JODA is $550 (USD).
 
The journal may grant partial waivers to some categories of authors. Kindly see Waiver Policy if you are eligible for a waiver.
 
Please note that the journal does not charge a submission fee  
 
Waiver Policy
The journal may grant partial waivers to some categories of authors. Kindly see Waiver Policy if you are eligible for a waiver.
 
Contacts JODA
Editorial Office: [email protected]
Ethics & Compliance: [email protected]
Helpdesk: [email protected]