About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Agronomy Society of Nepal (ASoN) was established in 2050 BS (1994 AD) by a group of eminent agronomists of Nepal. The ASoN is a forum of academicians, researchers, and professionals for sharing research and development works carried out in the field of agronomy and crop science. The ASoN publishes professional journal, the Agronomy Journal of Nepal (Agron JN), a peer-reviewed, ISSN journal, that publishes relevant works in the field of agronomy and crop science aiming at establishing relationship among professionals working in associated disciplines of agricultural sciences. The journal seeks articles from the fields of agronomy, crop science, and allied fields that help boost agriculture production and productivity, address issue of climate change, and conserve environment  in general and Nepal in particular. The 4th volume of the Agron JN has been published in 2016 in a joint effort of the Agronomy Society of Nepal (ASoN) and the Crop Development Directorate (CDD), Department of Agriculture, Nepal. 

Publication Frequency

The Agronomy Journal of Nepal is published annually.

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.

Editorial Board

Chief editor:
Dr. Mina Nath Paudel, Ph D (Agronomy)
Senior Scientist/ Director for Administration,
Nepal Agricultural Research Council (NARC),
Kathmandu, Nepal

Dila Ram Bhandari, MS (Agronomy)
Chief, Seed Quality Control Center
Ministry of Agricultural Development
Kathmandu, Nepal

Ananda Kumar Gautam, Ph.D. (Agronomy)
Head, Environment Research Division
Nepal Agricultural Research Council (NARC)
Kathmandu, Nepal

Niru Dahal Pandey, MS (Agriculture Planning and Management)
Chief, Agriculture Extension Directorate
Department of Agriculture
Harihar Bhawan, Nepal

Communicating and marketing
Dharma Datt Baral
Chandra Kanta Khanal
Khem Raj Dahal
Rajendra Kumar Bhandari
Prakash Acharya

Dayamani Devi Gautam

Computer Setting
Surendra Kumar Shrestha

Reviewers of this journal
Mina Nath Paudel, Ph.D
Madan Raj Bhatta, MS
Devendra Gauchan, Ph.D

Subscription per copy of Agron JN

Subscription per copy of the Agron JN in favor of ASoN, Khumaltar

Individual: NRs. 400.00
Student: NRs. 300.00
Institution: NRs. 1000.00

SAARC Country: US$ 15 or Nepalese Rupees equivalent
Other Countries: US$ 20 or Nepalese Rupees equivalent