Al-Qadisiyah Journal For Agriculture Sciences (QJAS) is Open Access Journal, published by the College of Agriculture and is one of the journals affiliated to the University of Al-Qadisiyah Iraq. Publishing started in 2011.

Publisher: University of Al-Qadisiyah .

Society/Institution: University of Al-Qadisiyah, College of Agriculture.

Address: Iraq - Diwaniyah (Qadisiyah) - Nouria district - University of Al-Qadisiyah - College of Agriculture.

The international number of QJAS are:
PISSN  2077-5822
EISSN  2618-1479

It is published biannual (2 issues for a volume).

QJAS Deal with:

  • Crop production: grains; legumes; fruits; vegetables; flowers; cotton

    • Crop protection
    • Crop breeding and genetics
    • Crop nutrition, irrigation
    • Crop physiology
    • Pests and diseases, weeds, invasive species
    • Precision agriculture
    • Sustainable agriculture
    • Conservation agriculture
    • Organic agriculture
    • Ecological agriculture
    • Plant Breeding
    • Agricultural Economics
    • Agricultural Extension
    • Horticultural Science
    • Food Technology, Plant Pathology

    Animal production: livestock and poultry

    • Animal breeding
    • Animal nutrition
    • Plant Entomology

    Soil and water

    • Soil physics
    • Soil chemistry
    • Soil microbiology
    • Soil and water quality
    • Irrigation and water use efficiency
    • Water Resources

    Impacts of environmental factors

    • Environmental influences on production and products
    • Impact of changing environments

    Rural management and agricultural development

    • Trade
    • Livelihoods
    • Rural communities and aid

    Agricultural technology

    • Machinery
    • Remote sensing
    • Geographical Information Systems

    Agricultural product health and safety

    • Post-harvest
    • Animal and plant inspection
    • Product freshness





Al-Qadisiyah Journal of Agriculture Sciences (QJAS) is  - Open Access (OA) Journal.

Open Access stands for unrestricted access and unrestricted reuse. With Open Access, researchers can read and build on the findings of others without restriction.

QJAS depending a separate independent archiving across Iraqi Academic Scientific Journals, in addition to publishing and archiving the articles via the official website/Archives section.

- Plagiarism checked with iThenticate 

Submission fees:  Free  (without any costs)


Reviews on important disciplines of agricultural research  and was launched online during 2017 with free open access journal to users. All the content is regularly peer reviewed before publication whereas the index is checked through anti-plagiarism software 'iThenticate '. It is also being indexed in national and international databases/resources .

Note : From 2017, all papers submitted to the journal should be written in good English. Authors for whom English is not their native language are encouraged to have their paper checked before submission for grammar and clarity.The work should not have been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. The official language of the manuscript to be published in Al-Qadisiyah Journal of Agriculture Sciences (QJAS)  is English.

Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in QJAS will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY ). The copyright is retained by the author(s).

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Call for Reviewer

Al-Qadisiyah Journal For Agriculture Sciences (QJAS) welcomes competent academicians to join us as a member of review board. Being a reviewer is a matter of prestige and personnel achievement.


  • Hold a doctoral or master degree with a strong publication history in a discipline .
  • Fluent in academic and professional English.
  • Work promptly and correctly under firm deadline.

Note: This work is purely a voluntary job and no payment will be paid

If you are interested in becoming a peer-reviewer for the QJAS please  sending your CV to


Complete the following form click here

We are looking forward to hearing from you!