Diyala Agricultural Sciences Journal
Diyala Agricultural Sciences Journal is a Mid-Year refereed Scientific Journal issued by College of Agriculture at Diyala University and specialized in Agricultural Sciences. It is issued in the last week of both June and December in English and Arabic Languages. The Journal accepts subscription fees from individuals, Scientific and Research Institutions inside Iraq with costs of 10.000 Iraq Dinars per copy and subscription fees from outside Iraq cost 20 U.S. Dollars.
Terms of Publication and its Conditions
Language is way of communicating and transmitting thoughts. In order that your thoughts reach perfectly and clearly to others, you need to use correct expressive language. So, kindly we request from the researchers that are willing to publish in our Journal not to waste our Editorials Board and Scientific reviewers time by making them guess what you want to say by understanding what you have written.
The following are terms and conditions of publishing in Diyala Agricultural Sciences Journal abide to them to facilitate the job of Editorial Board and to speed up your research to publication process.
First: Terms of Publication
2.The researcher (s) writes beneath the research title his name (s), and address (es), with their e-mails.
3. The research should be original or at least valuable.
4. The language of publication is in English.
5. The researcher must fill in an application form for publishing. This form could be downloaded from Journal website (www.agricalmag.uodiyala.edu.iq). This form should have an authorized stamp from the institution he works at. The researcher submits an obligation bond that there is nothing drawn in his research from his previous or from other researches, it could be downloaded from the Journals website.
Conditions of Publishing
Title – Abstract in contradicted language– Introduction – Materials and Methods – Results and Discussions – Conclusions – Acknowledgment (in case it is needed) – References.
Al-Abdullah (2016) mentioned that …………………….
If the documentation is at the end of the paragraph the last name of the author and year of publication are written between brackets, for example:
……………………………………… (Al-Abdullah, 2016).
In case we have more than one source a semi-colon is inserted between them by arranging according to year of publication, for example:
(Al-Abdullah, 2016; Al-Bashir, 2017)
In case we have more than one source one to one of the authors they are chronologically arranged (oldest than newest) and in case we have more than one source for the author himself and within same year the letters a, b, c is added besides the year.
Waseem, K., Q. M. Kamran and M.S. Jilani. 2008. Effect of different nitrogen levels on growth and yield of cucumber (Cucumis sativas L.) J. Agric Res. 46(3): 259-266.
As for references written in Arabic they are changed into English and the end written (in Arabic)
Al-Rawi, A. H., A. H. Al-Zubaidi and N. S. Kadduo. 1996. Soil Chemistry. Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Baghdad University Press, Baghdad, Iraq. (in Arabic)
As for books in English each letter is in capital in the title (capital).
Gast, R.G. 1977. Surface and Colloid Chemistry. In: Dixon, J. B. et al(ed.). Minerals in Soil Environments. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. Madison, Wisconsin, USA.
Aziz, F. G., H. M. Salih and B. I. Mohammad. 1986. Efficiency of urea added with different materials to soil in terms of Inorganic-N, N- recovery and wheat yield. Proc. 4th Sci. Conference, SRC Baghdad, Iraq.
Al-Akabi, S. J. K. 1988. Nitrogen and Sulfur mineralization in soils. M.Sc. Thesis, Basrah University.