Aim and Scope
Aim and Scope

The Philippine Agricultural Scientist

(ISSN 0031-7454)

is an international journal of tropical agriculture and related sciences, published quarterly by the College of Agriculture and Food Science, University of the Philippines Los Baños, aims to cover in its activity the field of the college and the university, and publishes articles in the fields of tropical agricultural science and related areas including environmental science, food science, engineering, biotechnology, economics, extension, rural sociology, development communication, agroforestry and silviculture, and marine and fishery sciences.


Articles may be papers and notes on original fundamental or applied research and, to a limited extent, critical research reviews, professional chair lectures or book reviews on the following:

  • Tropical Agricultural Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Food Science
  • Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Economics
  • Extension
  • Rural Sociology
  • Development Communication
  • Agroforestry
  • Silviculture
  • Marine
  • Fishery Science 

Abstracted and Index

THE PHILIPPINE AGRICULTURAL SCIENTIST is currently abstracted/indexed in: Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases, AgBiotech News and Information, Agricultural Economics Database, Agricultural Engineering Abstracts, Agroforestry Abstracts, Animal Breeding Abstracts, Animal Production Database, Animal Science Database, Biocontrol News and Information, Climate Change Information, Crop Physiology Abstracts, Crop Science Database, Current Contents, Dairy Science Abstracts, Environmental Science Database, Field Crop Abstracts, Food Security, Forest Science Database, Forestry Abstracts, Global Health, Grassland and Forage Abstracts, Helminthological Abstracts, Horticultural Science Abstracts, Index Veterinarius, Irrigation and Drainage Abstracts, Maize Abstracts, Nematological Abstracts, Ornamental Horticulture Abstracts, Pig News and Information, Plant Breeding Abstracts, Plant Genetic Resources Abstracts, Plant Genetics and Breeding Database, Plant Growth Regulator Abstracts, Plant Protection Database, Postharvest News and Information, Potato Abstracts, Poultry Abstracts, Review of Agricultural Entomology, Review of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants, Review of Medical and Veterinary Entomology, Review of Plant Pathology, Rice Abstracts, Science Citation Index, Scopus (Elsevier), Seed Abstracts, Soil Science Database, Soils and Fertilizer, Soybean Abstracts, Sugar Industry Abstracts, Veterinary Bulletin, Veterinary Science Database, Weed Abstracts, Wheat Barley and Triticale Abstracts, and World Agricultural Economics and Sociology Abstracts.