Publication Ethics of the Journal of Crop and Weed
All possible steps and measures are taken to uphold the highest standard of publication ethics and to reduce malpractices during publication of the "Journal of Crop and Weed". Authors are to submit and declare that they have submitted article arising out of their original work and is free from any type of copying or plagiarizing. The authors are required to appropriately acknowledge, credit and refer work(s) or words of others or sources (including financial/intellectual etc.).
Disclosure of actual or potential conflict of interest is a must by the authors. Journal of Crop and Weed always insists on minimization and disclosure of any conflict of interest among the authors, reviewers, editors. Journal of Crop and Weed is committed to fair and blind peer review of the submissions. Shortcomings, in any form of the above should be brought to the notice of the Chief Editor for immediate redressal of the problem, if any, and the Editorial Board is committed to this mission.
Papers related to investigation in Animal Sciences should be in compliance with the Animal Ethics of the Institution where the actual work has been carried out and a statement by the authors in this regard is necessary. The Journal of Crop and Weed is strongly against unethical animal investigation/experimentations.
All submissions are processed with appropriate respect to the confidentiality of the work, authors and the reviewers. Disclosures of any information about manuscripts in any form other than the authors, reviewers (partly) and the Chief Editor is strictly prohibited. All submissions are privileged communications; comments, findings, data used, work referred are the responsibility of the authors. Reviewers are requested to refrain from making copies of the manuscript, sharing with others, except with the permission of the Chief Editor. On completion of the review process the reviewers should either return or destroy copies of manuscripts.