Rules for sending, reviewing and publishing scientific articles

1. General provisions

1.1.       This order determines the conditions for the publication of articles in the Agrarian Scientific Journal.

1.2.       Developed according to the requirements of the article 25, Part 1, Clause 34, Federal Law “On Education in the Russian Federation”.

2. Requirements to published materials

2.1.       Requirements for published materials are established in accordance with GOST R 7.0.7-2009 "Articles in journals and collections. Publishing ", as well as the Order No. 311-P of December 17, 2013.

2.2.       Requirements for materials for publication in the journals included in the List of the Higher Attestation Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian peer-reviewed scientific journals in which the main scientific results of dissertations for the academic degrees of a doctor and a candidate of sciences should be published are established by the editorial board of the above journals and posted on the website of the Journal in the  Internet, as well as in every issue of the Journal.

2.3.       Materials processed in violation of the requirements of paragraphs 3.1. and  3.2., are not accepted for publication.

3. Procedure for presentation of works for publication

3.1.       The material  should be prepared in printed and electronic form and submitted to the editorial board (responsible editor) of the journal.

3.2.       The article should be formatted as follows: Times New Roman font. Font size 14. The line spacing for the text is 1.5, for the tables is 1. The area of the text on a paper 25 × 17 cm (margins: top, bottom - 2.5 cm, left, right - 2.0 cm). The indentation should be the same throughout the text (1.27 or 1.5 cm). On one page of continuous text there should be 28 ± 1lines. Formulas must be typed in the formula editor.

3.3.       It is necessary to translate Metadata into English in accordance with the norms of the language (through the Google  translator is not accepted).

3.4.       The article must be attached to the photocopy of the semi-annual subscription to the journal (1 article - 1 subscription).

3.5.       Materials submitted to the publication are not returned.

3.6.       The works submitted for publication are sent to check the presence of incorrect borrowings using the Antiplagiat system (originality should be at least 80%). In case of finding a fact of plagiarism, work from this author on the presented topic is no longer accepted.

3.7.       If requested, a certificate of acceptance of materials for publication (after editorial editing and reviewing) may be provided.

3.8. Article must correspond to Guide for authors.

4. The order of reviewing 

4.1.       Received article undergos expert review  during 1-2 months by members of the expert council in accordance with the profile of the article.

4.2.       The reviews are kept in the publishing house and in the editorial office for at least 5 years.

4.3.       Authors are provided with a copy of the review or a reasoned refusal within one week.

4.4.       Articles sent to the authors for revision should be returned to the scientific publications department not later than a month after receiving, with amendments and a covering letter with a reply to the expert's comments and a description of made corrections.

4.5.       Copies of the review are sent to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation upon admission to the editorial office of the relevant request.

5. The order of publishing

5.1.       In the case of a positive expert review, after getting the final version of the material  and the observance of all the above requirements and rules, the article may be submitted for publication.

5.2.       Before publication, the article passes editorial revision, as a result of which it can be reduced and corrected. The Department of Scientific Publications must necessarily acquaint the author with the corrections of the material.

6. Author’s responsibility

6.1.       The authors of the works are responsible for the content of the materials in accordance with the current legislation of the Russian Federation.

6.2.       The editorial board (editor in chief) is not responsible for the materials published in the author's edition.

6.3.       Scientific supervisors bear equal responsibility with the author for the materials of the publication (confirmed by the signature of the scientific supervisors).

7. Copyright and proprietary rights

7.1.       The author transfers the right to publish by  his signature under the article and guarantees that it is original (the article and drawings had not been published in other journals), and also agrees to the processing of his personal data.


7.2.       The proprietary rights to publication, unless otherwise is stipulated by the terms of the license agreement, belong to the Federal State Budget Educational Institution of Higher Education "Saratov State Agrarian University named after N.I. Vavilov".