Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science

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Edited By: J.M. Greef

Impact Factor: 2.444

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 12/81 (Agronomy)

Online ISSN: 1439-037X

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Aims and Scope

Research on abiotic plant stress and climate change

The effects of stress on crop production of agricultural cultivated plants will grow to paramount importance in the 21st century, and the Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science aims to make a contribution to understanding these challenges. In this context, stress refers to extreme conditions under which crops and forages grow.

Specific topics addressed include:

  • Drought, including water-use efficiency
  • Chemical Constraints, such as salinity and acid soils
  • Extreme temperatures as heat, cold and chilling stress limit the cultivation of crops
  • Flooding and oxidative stress
  • Mineral deficiency and toxicity stress and means of restricting them

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Recently Published Articles

  1. Field Evaluation of Cocksfoot, Tall Fescue and Phalaris for Dry Marginal Environments of South-Eastern Australia. 1. Establishment and Herbage Production

    S. G. Clark, Z. N. Nie, R. A. Culvenor, C. A. Harris, R. C. Hayes, G. D. Li, M. R. Norton and D. L. Partington

    Article first published online: 14 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jac.12152

  2. Waterlogging Affects Leaf and Tillering Dynamics in Wheat and Barley

    R. P. de San Celedonio, L. G. Abeledo, J. M. Brihet and D. J. Miralles

    Article first published online: 5 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jac.12151

  3. Effects of Free-Air Carbon Dioxide Enrichment on Sap Flow and Canopy Microclimate of Maize Grown under Different Water Supply

    R. Manderscheid, M. Erbs, S. Burkart, K.-P. Wittich, F.-J. Löpmeier and H.-J. Weigel

    Article first published online: 26 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jac.12150