How to submit an article
After registering on the journal's website https://ijasr.um.ac.ir/, the corresponding author of the article should enter the 'Submit a New Manuscript' section and carefully fill in all the requested information.
When submitting your article, you need to upload the following files:
Ethics in Publishing
Read Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice Statement for the Journal of Agricultural Machinery (JAM) here
See Peer Review Process in the Journal of Agricultural Machinery here
Instructions for preparing the paper; Writing method
All parts of the paper should be prepared by Word 2007 with a line spacing of 1 and a margin of 2.5 cm on each side.
Sequence of sections
Essential sections of each paper include: title, Persian abstract, keywords, introduction, materials and methods, results and discussion, general conclusion, references, English title and extended English abstract. The suggestions and acknowledgement sections are optional and can be added to the text after the general conclusion section in a summarized form.
Title of the paper should be written at the beginning and middle of the first page in bold face. The title should express the content of the paper, be accurate and concise (maximum 15 words). Persian title, Persian abstract and keywords (without mentioning the author names) should be written on the first page.
2- Persian Abstract
Persian abstract must be prepared in a maximum of 250 words. In this part of the paper, the main objectives, materials and methods, results and applications should be mentioned briefly and rationally. Avoid mentioning statistical symbols such as (P <0.05) and references in this part of the paper.
At the end of the Persian abstract text, a maximum 5 words should be written as keywords (in alphabetical order).
The introduction should introduce and justify the subject and purpose of the research and should briefly and sufficiently refer to the researchers conducted in the field. Introduction must be provided on a maximum of one page.
5- Materials and methods
A full description of the materials and methods and the experimental design (s) used should be mentioned in this section. Avoid from fully stating the adapted methods and only present the principles and references. Specific, corrective, and innovative materials and methods that others can use in their experiments can be briefly mentioned. Tables or figures can be used to introduce specific treatments or test methods, if necessary.
6- Results and discussion
Tables, figures, images, and curves can be used to present the results, but should not be duplicated in separate formats. In each part of this section where the results are presented, they should be analyzed and discussed mainly with the results of the similar researches. The conclusions of each topic should be noted at the end of that part.
The general conclusions and recommendations of the research should be mentioned in this section. If the author(s) have any suggestions from the research for the readers, they can note them in this section.
The section is optional and the author(s) can acknowledge the funders, facilities and people who have helped in the research in a maximum of 3 lines after accepting the paper for publishing, so it is strongly recommended that the author(s) avoid from adding this section to the paper at all stages before final acceptance.
All the references should be cited throughout the manuscript text as well as in the Reference section organized in accordance with the APA reference style
The list of sources should be arranged first in alphabetical order and then in chronological order and written in English. Also, authors are advised to refer to the sources of the last ten years instead of old sources. Make sure that all sources cited in the text are included in the reference list. Authors are strongly advised to use resource management tools such as "Endnote" for citation and list of references.
Iranian Journal of Animal Science Research does not receive any money from the authors for the initial review of the articles. But the articles that are accepted after going through the judging process must pay the amount of two million rials for the editing and printing costs of the articles.
To get more information and see examples of this section, refer to the file on how to write.
It should be noted that respected authors whose articles have reached the revision stage, in order to speed up and facilitate the refereeing process, it is necessary to send the revised article file as well as the response file to the referees. In this file, the problems and points of view of each of the referees should be mentioned by mentioning the number of the referee and the same problem or point of view, and in the next line, the answer should be mentioned.