About the Journal

SVU-International Journal of Agricultural Sciences (SVU-IJAS) is the official journal of Faculty of Agriculture, South Valley University, Egypt. SVU-IJAS is an open access peer-reviewed journal publishing original scientific research articles and review related to strategic and applied studies in all aspects of agricultural sciences.

ISSN: 2636-3801 (Print) | 2636-381X (Online).

SVU-IJAS is publishing now in cooperation with the


Focus and Scope

The SVU-IJAS is a double-blind peer-reviewed international open access journal of Faculty of Agriculture, South Valley University (SVU).
SVU-IJAS publishes original research articles, short communications, reviews, editorial letter and case reports in all aspects of agricultural science and scientific topics of current agricultural relevance. Specific topics of interest include (but are not confined to): all aspects of animal and poultry science, veterinary sciences, agronomy sciences, food and dairy science, horticulture sciences, soil and water sciences, plant protection, agricultural economics and extension, environmental impacts of agriculture and forestry, impacts of climate change, rural biodiversity, experimental design and statistical analysis.

Section Policies


Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Frequency of Publication:

Biannually [2 issues per year].

Call for paper: Is open from January to June for the first issue (1) and from July to December for the second issue (2).

Publication Fees :

All articles published by SVU-IJAS are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication, without subscription charges or registration barriers.. 

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts are reviewed by semi-blind and double-blind reviewers consisting of an editor and members of the Editorial Board or qualified outside/external reviewers. This is done within the shortest given time. Judgment from the reviewers will be the main priority for the editor to make the decision if there are only two reviewers. In the case of three reviewers, the decision will be made from at least two reviewers. The journal, above all, strives to return reviewers’ comments to authors within 2-3 weeks. The Editorial Board re-review manuscripts that are accepted until they are revised.


Open Access Policy

SVU-IJAS 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.
All articles published by  SVU-IJAS are available freely accessible online immediately after publication under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.. (CC BY NC SA 4.0), which allows authors and users to copy, distribute, transmit and adapt the article.


Copyright Notice

Copyright for articles published in the SVU-IJAS is retained by the authors, with first publication right granted to the SVU-IJAS. By virtue of their appearance in the SVU-IJAS, articles are free to use after initial publication under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Privacy Statment

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes and will not be made available to any other party.


The SVU-IJAS is sponsored by the SVU publishing centre and the Faculty of  Agriculture, South Valley University, Egypt.