About Journal

"Environmental Stresses in Crop Sciences” (Env. Stresses Crop Sci.) Journal is an open access journal published four issues per year (Quarterly Journal) by University of Birjand, Iran. The Journal welcomes the submission of original papers and short communications, as well as comprehensive reviews (from elite researchers), related to environmental (abiotic) stresses and crops performances. The main language of journal is Persian, with extended abstracts in English.

All submitted articles should report original, previously unpublished research results. All papers subjected to peer-review by members of editorial board and qualified reviewers by using of double blind peer review. Articles submitted to the journal should meet these criteria and must not be under consideration for publication in any other journal. Manuscripts should follow the Guide for Authors and are subject to both review and editing.


From the beginning of 2020, the journal ask authors to pay an Article Processing Charge (APC) of 2000000 Rials.

These publishing costs are applied toward a part of the journal's operational expenses, such as peer review management, production, and platform maintenance.

We try to provide an online open access journal system, to provide an opportunity for various researchers to access all published articles as free.

 The impact factor (the Islamic World Science Citation Center, ISC): 0.326 (Q1)

Ran; in evaluating system of Iranian Scientific Journals: B


License terms

The Article will be made Open Access under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License (CC BY-NC), which permits use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided that the Article is properly cited and the use is non-commercial.

It means, the whole content of the journal is made freely available for non-commercial purposes, users are allowed to copy and redistribute the material, transform, and build upon the material as long as they cite the source.


Open Access Policy
With the launch of an integrated management system for publications in College of Agriculture, University of Birjand, all articles of journal of ENVIRONMENTAL STRESSES IN CROP SCIENCES are available online (Open Access) at no cost. This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.