Tropical Agriculture

Current Issue

Vol. 100 No. 4 (2023)
Published November 7, 2023

Welcome to Tropical Agriculture, a journal established to publish the results of original research on aspects of food and agriculture that would lead to greater productivity and sustainability in tropical regions.

The journal is peer-reviewed and has an international readership. We should be pleased to receive your manuscripts for consideration for publication with us.

The overarching aim of Tropical Agriculture is to contribute to the process of food systems and agricultural development in tropical agro-ecosystems, through publication of papers in the area of agricultural and agricultural related science and technology.

The specific objectives of the Journal are:

  • To address the practical aspects of sustainable tropical agriculture production, improvement, protection and commodity utilization, worldwide.
  • To foster the application of science and technology to understanding and removal of constraints to tropical agricultural productivity and food systems.
  • To publish the results of original research which make significant contributions to knowledge on the practice of sustainable and productive tropical agriculture.

Research Papers

Badoua Badiel, Pascal Adama Kihindo, Tchoa Koné, Rasmata Nana, Razacswendé Fanta Ouédraogo, Edmond Dondassé, Zoumbiessé Tamini
268 - 281
Impact of continuous water deficit on the physiological, agronomic and biochemical performance of sesame(Sesamum indicum L.) varieties and descendants grown in Burkina Faso
R.O. Olayiwola, P.A.S. Soremi, A.L. Nassir
282 - 289
Genetic variability and inter-character relationships in cowpea (Vigna unguiculuta (L.) Walp)
Folorunso Dotun Omotoso, Olajumoke Yemisi Alabi
290 - 300
Field evaluation of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) varieties for resistance to tomato fruit borer(Helicoverpa armigera Hubner) in southwestern Nigeria
Z. Djerrou, Z. Gabli, A. Gabli
301 - 307
Study of bacteria associated with mastitis in dairy sheep farms in the highlands of eastern Algeria
Abdoul-Karim Toudou Daouda, Mahaman Hamissou Illo Souley, Sani Idi Saidou, Sanoussi Atta
308 - 316
Effects of early cutting and harvesting at physiological maturity on forage production and growth of dolichos (Lablab purpureus (L))
David Forgenie, Nikmatul Khoiriyah, Evi Feronika Elbaar
317 - 328
Estimating household price and income elasticities for animal derived sources of food using the QUAIDS model: the case of Jakarta, Indonesia
Pairote Nualnoom, Walter Wehrmeyer, Stephen Morse
329 - 350
Holistic analysis of stakeholder financial trade-offs in land use switching: Case study of oil palm promotion in Thailand
Justin Orimisan Ijigbade, Adewale Isaac Olutumise, Sunday Oluwadare Wright Toluwase, Folorunso Awoseyila, Oluyede Adeleke Aturamu
351 - 364
Assessing the efficiency and profitability potentials of honey input supply: The case of South West Nigeria
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Publication Fee

In 2019, Tropical Agriculture journal transitioned to a fully open access journal. For manuscripts first received on or after 1st April 2021, if they are accepted for publication after the peer review process is complete, for a Research Paper and a Review Paper, a publication fee of US$200 and for a Research Note, Short Communication and for students (need to submit a copy of student’s identification), a publication fee of US$100 will be charged to the lead author.