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Crop, Forage & Turfgrass Management, launched in 2015, is copublished by the American Society of Agronomy and the Crop Science Society of AmericaCrop, Forage & Turfgrass Management is a peer-reviewed, international, electronic journal covering all aspects of applied crop, forage and grazinglands, and turfgrass management. The journal serves the professions related to the management of crops, forages and grazinglands, and turfgrass by publishing research, briefs, reviews, perspectives, and diagnostic and management guides that are beneficial to researchers, practitioners, educators, and industry representatives.

Impact: The impact of scientific journals can be estimated by several metrics. While Crop, Forage & Turfgrass Management does not currently have a Thomson Reuters impact factor, its worth is indicated through its editorial support by the American Society of Agronomy and Crop Science Society of America, long-term acceptance rate of 62.3% for peer-reviewed manuscripts which is in line with other agricultural journals, and exposure to a wide professional and academic audience. Read the letter of impact.

Benefits include:

Timely review and publication with articles posted immediately after acceptance on the journal's First Look page;

Accessible format that appeals to a wide audience;

Low publication charges.


Crop, Forage & Turfgrass Management is prepared by an editorial board consisting of an editor and editor-in-chief, technical editors, associate editors, publications director, and managing editor. Prior to 2015, Crop, Forage & Turfgrass Management existed as the separate journals Applied Turfgrass ScienceCrop Management, and Forage & Grazinglands. Manuscripts should be submitted through the Crop, Forage & Turfgrass Management online submission program at http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/cftm.

Instructions to authors can be found here. All papers, whether invited or volunteered, are subject to review. Additional details on requirements for articles are available on the website. Appeals of decision by the editorial board are handled by the ASA and/or CSSA editors-in-chief.


Online ISSN: 2374-3832


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Copyright © 2017 by the American Society of Agronomy and Crop Science Society of America, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this periodical may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without permission in writing from the publisher.

Opinions and conclusions expressed by authors are their own and are not considered as those of the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, its staff, its members, or its advertisers. Advertisements in this publication do not constitute an endorsement of the product. Trade names are sometimes mentioned in papers published in this journal. No endorsement of those products by the publisher is intended, nor is any criticism implied of similar products not mentioned.