About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Agrotekma is a Scientific Journal of Agro Technology located at the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Medan Area. Journal of Agrotekma presents the results of research with quantitative and qualitative approaches that are sourced on the development of cultivation research of plants and the protection of organic crops that are environmentally friendly and sustainable. It is published twice a year, every December and June.

Peer Review Process

After submit inventions have made a preliminary review of the manuscript by the editor Agrotekma. Editor will decide whether the manuscript in accordance with the scope and focus and proper to give to the reviewer. Sometimes, editors may recommend revision before submitting for review. This initial review of activities usually takes a week.

Submissions that pass the initial review will be assigned to at one reviewer (blind peer review). Based on the review editor will first make editorial decisions.

There are five possible editorial decisions (1) the manuscript is accepted, (2) be amended, (3) re-submit, (4) is sent to another publisher, or (5) is rejected.

Typically, the time frame of delivery to the first editor of the average results of 6-8 weeks.

The time to reach a final decision depends on the number of reviews rotation, perceptive writer etc. Typically, the time frame of delivery by an average of 4-5 months a final decision.

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.