South African Journal of Plant and Soil
The South African Journal of Plant and Soil is the peer-reviewed scientific journal of the South African Society of Crop Production, Soil Science Society of South Africa, Southern African Weed Science Society, and Southern African Society for Horticultural Sciences, and is co-published by NISC, Grahamtown (www.nisc.co.za/journals?id=40) and by Taylor and Francis, UK (www.tandfonline.com/loi/tjps20)
The South African Journal of Plant and Soil publishes original articles and commentaries on research in the fields of fundamental and applied soil and plant science. Original research papers, short communications including germplasm registrations, relevant book reviews and commentaries on papers recently published, and, exceptionally, review articles, will be considered for publication in the Journal. Manuscripts considered will address aspects of: Agronomical and Horticultural research including breeding and genetics, cultivar evaluation, management, nutrition, physiology, production, and quality; Soil Science research including biology, chemistry, classification, fertility, mineralogy, pedology and hydropedology, physics, and soil and land evaluation of agricultural and urban ecosystems; Weed Science research including biological control agents, biology, ecology, genetics, herbicide resistance and herbicide-resistant crops, and physiology and molecular action of herbicides and plant growth regulators; Agro-climatology; Agro-ecology; Forage, Pasture and Turfgrass Science including production and utilisation; Plant and Soil Systems Modelling; Plant–Microbe Interactions; Plant–Pest Interactions; and Plant–Soil Relationships.
All manuscripts presented in accordance with instructions to authors (www.nisc.co.za/journals?id=40&auth=yes ) should be submitted online at the South African Journal of Plant and Soil ScholarOne Manuscripts site http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/sajps.