Best Plant Science and Agronomy Journals

This ranking of leading journals for Plant Science and Agronomy was prepared by Research.com, one of the leading platforms for Plant Science and Agronomy research offering trusted data on scientific publications since 2014.

The spot in the ranking is based on a unique bibliometric score designed by Research.com which is established by means of the estimated discipline index (D-index) in addition to the number of leading scientists who have endorsed the journal within the previous five years. Show more

Please that this year's edition is based on information aggregated for 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021.

The list displays Impact Score metrics collected on 06-12-2021.

The system for evaluating journals involved examining as much as 1,878 journals which were chosen after meticulous inspection and scrupulous examination of over 16,577 scientific documents published within the last five years by 2,019 leading and well-renowned scholars in the area of Plant Science and Agronomy.

More details on the methodology for calculating the score can be found on our our methodology page.

Rank
Journal Details
Best Scientists
Documents
Impact Score
201 Soil Ecology Letters Best Scientists 16 12 Impact Score 1.00
202 Phytopathologia Mediterranea Best Scientists 13 20 Impact Score 1.00
203 Planta Daninha

Planta Daninha

0100-8358
Best Scientists 13 18 Impact Score 1.00
204 Horticulture Environment and Biotechnology Best Scientists 12 13 Impact Score 1.00
205 Animal Production Science Best Scientists 11 9 Impact Score 1.00
206 International Journal of Agronomy Best Scientists 10 14 Impact Score 1.00
207 Arid Land Research and Management

Arid Land Research and Management

1532-4982 , Quarterly
Best Scientists 10 10 Impact Score 1.00
208 Insect Science

Insect Science

1672-9609
Best Scientists 9 14 Impact Score 1.00
209 Biocontrol Science and Technology

Biocontrol Science and Technology

0958-3157 , Monthly
Best Scientists 9 9 Impact Score 1.00
210 Agricultural and Forest Entomology Best Scientists 8 9 Impact Score 1.00
211 Potato Research

Potato Research

0014-3065
Best Scientists 8 8 Impact Score 1.00
212 Phycologia

Phycologia

0031-8884
Best Scientists 7 9 Impact Score 1.00
213 Journal of Pesticide Sciences Best Scientists 6 7 Impact Score 1.00
214 Grana

Grana

0017-3134
Best Scientists 6 6 Impact Score 1.00
215 Compost Science and Utilization Best Scientists 5 5 Impact Score 1.00
216 American Journal of Plant Sciences Best Scientists 15 16 Impact Score 0.90
217 HortTechnology

HortTechnology

1063-0198
Best Scientists 13 17 Impact Score 0.90
218 Cereal Research Communications Best Scientists 11 12 Impact Score 0.90
219 Phytoparasitica

Phytoparasitica

0334-2123
Best Scientists 10 12 Impact Score 0.90
220 Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology Best Scientists 9 15 Impact Score 0.90
221 International Journal of Plant & Soil Science Best Scientists 9 9 Impact Score 0.90
222 Open Agriculture Best Scientists 8 10 Impact Score 0.90
223 Plants, People, Planet Best Scientists 8 7 Impact Score 0.90
224 Outlooks on Pest Management Best Scientists 8 5 Impact Score 0.90
225 The Botanical Review Best Scientists 7 6 Impact Score 0.90
226 The Plant Pathology Journal Best Scientists 7 6 Impact Score 0.90
227 Turk Tarim ve Ormancilik Dergisi/Turkish Journal of Agriculture and Forestry Best Scientists 6 10 Impact Score 0.90
228 Plant Gene Best Scientists 6 7 Impact Score 0.90
229 Rice Science

Rice Science

1672-6308
Best Scientists 6 7 Impact Score 0.90
230 Breeding Science

Breeding Science

1344-7610
Best Scientists 6 6 Impact Score 0.90
231 Journal of Stored Products Research Best Scientists 5 14 Impact Score 0.90
232 Legume Science

Legume Science

2639-6181
Best Scientists 5 8 Impact Score 0.90
233 Soil and Environment Best Scientists 5 7 Impact Score 0.90
234 Phytochemistry Reviews Best Scientists 4 5 Impact Score 0.90
235 Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici Cluj-Napoca Best Scientists 12 28 Impact Score 0.80
236 Crop, Forage and Turfgrass Management Best Scientists 12 27 Impact Score 0.80
237 Journal of Phytopathology Best Scientists 12 21 Impact Score 0.80
238 Plant Health Progress Best Scientists 10 11 Impact Score 0.80
239 Taxon

Taxon

0040-0262
Best Scientists 9 16 Impact Score 0.80
240 Journal of Systematics and Evolution Best Scientists 9 10 Impact Score 0.80
241 Oeno One

Oeno One

2494-1271
Best Scientists 9 8 Impact Score 0.80
242 Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems Best Scientists 7 12 Impact Score 0.80
243 Israel Journal of Plant Sciences Best Scientists 7 8 Impact Score 0.80
244 Journal of Essential Oil-Bearing Plants Best Scientists 7 7 Impact Score 0.80
245 Outlook on Agriculture Best Scientists 7 5 Impact Score 0.80
246 Plant Protection Science

Plant Protection Science

1212-2580 , Quarterly
Best Scientists 6 17 Impact Score 0.80
247 Current Science

Current Science

0011-3891
Best Scientists 6 7 Impact Score 0.80
248 Journal of Applied Botany and Food Quality Best Scientists 6 6 Impact Score 0.80
249 Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology Best Scientists 5 8 Impact Score 0.80
250 Plant Systematics and Evolution Best Scientists 5 7 Impact Score 0.80
251 Horticultural Science Best Scientists 5 6 Impact Score 0.80
252 Erwerbs-Obstbau

Erwerbs-Obstbau

0014-0309
Best Scientists 4 16 Impact Score 0.80
253 Journal of Agricultural Meteorology Best Scientists 4 5 Impact Score 0.80
254 Plant Reproduction

Plant Reproduction

2194-7953
Best Scientists 4 4 Impact Score 0.80
255 Horticulturae Best Scientists 17 21 Impact Score 0.70
256 African Journal of Agricultural Research Best Scientists 10 10 Impact Score 0.70
257 Journal of Agricultural Science - CCSE Best Scientists 9 12 Impact Score 0.70
258 Animal Feed Science and Technology Best Scientists 7 8 Impact Score 0.70
259 Revista Brasileira de Botanica Best Scientists 7 7 Impact Score 0.70
260 Italian Journal of Agronomy Best Scientists 6 9 Impact Score 0.70
261 Plant Species Biology Best Scientists 6 6 Impact Score 0.70
262 Biological Agriculture and Horticulture Best Scientists 6 5 Impact Score 0.70
263 Invasive Plant Science and Management Best Scientists 6 5 Impact Score 0.70
264 Organic Agriculture Best Scientists 6 5 Impact Score 0.70
265 Bulletin of Entomological Research Best Scientists 5 10 Impact Score 0.70
266 Alpine Botany

Alpine Botany

1664-2201
Best Scientists 5 9 Impact Score 0.70
267 European Journal of Horticultural Science Best Scientists 5 7 Impact Score 0.70
268 Botanical Sciences

Botanical Sciences

2007-4298
Best Scientists 5 5 Impact Score 0.70
269 Weed Biology and Management Best Scientists 5 5 Impact Score 0.70
270 Folia Horticulturae Best Scientists 4 11 Impact Score 0.70
271 South African Journal of Plant and Soil Best Scientists 4 5 Impact Score 0.70
272 The Plant Phenome Journal Best Scientists 4 3 Impact Score 0.70
273 Pesquisa Agropecuaria Brasileira Best Scientists 9 14 Impact Score 0.60
274 Frontiers in Agronomy Best Scientists 9 10 Impact Score 0.60
275 Journal of Plant Pathology Best Scientists 8 26 Impact Score 0.60
276 International Journal of Fruit Science Best Scientists 8 11 Impact Score 0.60
277 Agricultural Sciences Best Scientists 8 8 Impact Score 0.60
278 New Zealand Journal of Botany Best Scientists 8 7 Impact Score 0.60
279 Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences Best Scientists 7 12 Impact Score 0.60
280 Plant Biotechnology Reports Best Scientists 6 8 Impact Score 0.60
281 Doga, Turkish Journal of Botany Best Scientists 6 7 Impact Score 0.60
282 SOIL

SOIL

2199-3971
Best Scientists 6 6 Impact Score 0.60
283 Phytochemistry Letters Best Scientists 6 6 Impact Score 0.60
284 Revista Brasileira de Ciencia do Solo Best Scientists 5 7 Impact Score 0.60
285 Nordic Journal of Botany Best Scientists 5 5 Impact Score 0.60
286 Mycobiology

Mycobiology

1229-8093
Best Scientists 5 5 Impact Score 0.60
287 Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society Best Scientists 5 5 Impact Score 0.60
288 Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research Best Scientists 5 5 Impact Score 0.60
289 Acta Scientiarum - Agronomy Best Scientists 4 5 Impact Score 0.60
290 Cogent Food & Agriculture Best Scientists 4 4 Impact Score 0.60
291 OCL - Oilseeds and fats, crops and lipids Best Scientists 4 4 Impact Score 0.60
292 Plant Root

Plant Root

1881-6754
Best Scientists 4 4 Impact Score 0.60
293 Journal of Plant Hydraulics Best Scientists 4 3 Impact Score 0.60
294 Emirates Journal of Food and Agriculture Best Scientists 3 7 Impact Score 0.60
295 Plant Foods for Human Nutrition Best Scientists 3 4 Impact Score 0.60
296 Journal of Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology Best Scientists 3 4 Impact Score 0.60
297 Journal of Integrated Pest Management Best Scientists 3 3 Impact Score 0.60
298 Irrigation and Drainage Best Scientists 3 3 Impact Score 0.60
299 Soil and Water Research Best Scientists 3 3 Impact Score 0.60
300 GM crops & food

GM crops & food

2164-5698
Best Scientists 3 3 Impact Score 0.60

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