ISSN 0718-5839 online version
ISSN 0718-5820 print version


Basic Information

Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research (ChileanJAR) is the scientific journal of the Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias (INIA), Ministerio de Agricultura, Chile, published quarterly in English (March, June, September, and December). It is indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded of Thomson Reuter (ex ISI), SCOPUS, SciELO, and others.

Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research is an open-access journal available at, It is an electronic journal (Online ISSN: 0718-5839) and printed until December 2015 (Print ISSN: 0718-5820). Formerly it was Agricultura Técnica.

ChileanJAR publishes original Research Articles, Scientific Notes and Reviews of agriculture multidisciplinary and agronomy: plant production, plant protection, genetic resources and biotechnology, water management, soil sciences, environment, agricultural economics, and animal production (focused in feeding).

The editorial process is a double-blind peer reviewing, Editorial Office checks format, composition, and completeness, which is a requirement to continue the editorial process. Editorial Committee and Reviewers evaluate relevance and scientific merit of manuscript.

Manuscripts should be electronically submitted through the Online Electronic System of ChileanJAR once the authors are registered. Papers should meet format requirements (Manuscript Sample) and items stipulated in the Instructions to Authors.

Information Services

The articles published in Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research are indexed in:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science)
  • SciELO
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
  • AGORA (Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture)
  • BA-Biological Abstract, AGRIS, Animal Breeding Abstracts
  • Biocontrol News and Information
  • Bioline International
  • Crop Physiology Abstracts, Chemical Abstracts
  • Dairy Science Abstracts
  • Field Crop Abstracts
  • Food Science and Technology Abstracts
  • Herbage Abstracts, Horticultural Abstracts
  • Livestock Feeds and Feeding
  • Nutrition Abstracts and Reviews A
  • Nutrition Abstracts and Reviews B
  • Plant Breeding Abstracts
  • ProQuest (USA)
  • Review of Plant Pathology
  • Soils and Fertilizers, Weed Abstracts
  • Ulrich's
  • Zoological Records (Web of Science)


Reproduction in whole or in part of material in Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research, with the obligation to include authors and source. The articles represent the opinions of the authors. Mention of trade mark does not represent preferential recommendation of INIA


The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias – INIA
  • Comisión Nacional de la Ciencia y de la Tecnología - CONICYT

Publishing charges

Publication charge of papers accepted for publication is USD650 (CLP455 000) until 18 typewritten pages. Extra pages USD65 (CLP45 500) each. Full payment is mandatory prior to the publication of the manuscript.

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Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias - INIA

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