Editorial Team


  • Prof. Dr. Ligeng Jiang, College of Agriculture, Guangxi University Nanning, China. Profile; Email Interests: Agronomy; crop physiology;  crop growth modelling; soil fertility; fertilizers; biochar.
  • Dr. Izhar Ali, College of Forestry, Guangxi University Nanning, China, Phone: Profile, Email. Interests: plant-microbe interaction;  greenhouse gases, crop physiology, fertilizer use efficiency.

Managing Editor

  • Dr. Saif Ullah, College of Forestry, Guangxi University Nanning China, Phone: 0086-18587566080; Profile,  Email; Interests: Agroforestry;  plant physiology; plant-soil interactions; plant nutrition; sustainable agriculture; soil fertility; soil chemistry; fertilizers;  nutrient management; soil and water conservation, nutrient cycling

Editorial Advisory Board

  • Dr. Shah Fahad (Assistant Professor), website, Department of Agronomy, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 23200, Pakistan. EmailGoogle ScholarScopusInterests: Plant nutrition; plant environmental stress; sustainable agriculture; weed science; climate change and agriculture; abiotic stress tolerance; soil carbon; heavy metals; phytoremediation; plant-soil interactions.
  •  Dr. Nazir Ahmad, website, College of Agriculture; Food and Natural Resources; University of Missouri, United States. Scopus,  Google Scholar.  Email. Interests: plant breeding and genetics; molecular breeding; mutation breeding; tissue culture; cytogenetics and biotechnology; abiotic stress (NP); Root System architecture.
  • Dr. Babar Iqbal (Associate Professor). School of Environment and Safety Engineering, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, PR China. Email, Google Scholar, Scopus, ORCID Interests: Crop ecology; plant nutrition; plant physiology; Invasive alien plant microplastics.
  • Dr. Arshad Jalal. King Abdullah University of Science and Technology 23955, Saudi Arabia. Email Google Scholar. Interests: Plant nutrition; biofortification; biostimulants; plant physiology; sustainability.
  • Dr. Niyaz Ali, Guangxi Baise national agriculture science and technology park Guangxi China, Email, Google Scholar, Interests: Soil microbiology; plant virology; integrons; antimicrobial resistance; gene cassettes. etc
  • Dr. Anas Iqbal, South China Agricultural University, Guangdong. China. Email, Scopus, Google Scholar.Interests: Organic farming; greenhouse gas emissions; rice physiology; rice quality; heavy metals; roots; nitrogen. 

Editorial Board members

  • Dr. Muhammad Nauman Khan. School of Breeding and Multiplication (Sanya Institute of Breeding and Multiplication), Hainan University, Sanya, 572025, China. Profile. Scopus,  Google Scholar.  Email. Interests: Agronomy; seed priming; nano priming; seed technology; seed physiology; seed germination.
  • Dr. Gabriela Medeiros (Professor). Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paranádisable,Cascavel, Brazil. Scopus, ORCID, Email(1)/(2), Intrestes: environments; bioindicators; abiotic stress; Nutrient management; microbiome. 
  • Dr Imran. South China Agriculture University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. Google Scholar, Email. Interests:  Soil and plant nutrition; carbon;  farming; climate change management; food security; sustainable agriculture; biofertilizers; soil and water conservation; agro-biodiversity; phosphorus
  • Prof. Dr. Nabil Ibrahim Elsheery, Agriculture Botany Department, Faculty of Agriculture Tanta University, Egypt. Scopus,  Google Scholar. Email. Interests:  Stress physiology; photosynthesis; plant biotechnology; antioxidants; salinity.
  •  Dr. Rafiq Ahmad.  Institute of Soil & Water Conservation, Northwest A & F University, China. Email: Interests: Apple trees; organic fertilizers, soil aggregates, soil erosion; heavy metals; biochar; nitrogen. 
  • Prof. Dr. Muneeb Ahmad Wani. Department of Horticulture, Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology And Sciences (SHUATS), Allahabad, India. ORCID. Google Scholar, WOBEmail.Interest: Horticulture; floriculture; land-scaping; protected cultivation; plant physiology.
  • Dr. Quan Zhao, Institute of Subtropical Crops of Zhejiang Province, Wenzhou, China. Scopus, ResearshGate. Interests: Citrus plants; mix plantation; legume grasses. 
  •  Dr. Shakeel Ahmad, Guangxi Colleges and Universities Key Laboratory of Crop Cultivation and Tillage, Agricultural College of Guangxi University, Nanning 530004, China. Google Scholar. Interest: Abiotic stress tolerance; agronomy; drought maize; chlorophyll; photosynthesis; reactive oxygen species.
  • Prof. Dr. Muhammad Rafiullah Khan (Assistant Professor), website, Department of Food Engineering, Pak-Austria Fachhochschule: Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology, Khanpur Road, Mang, Haripur, Pakistan. Website, Email, Google Scholar
  •  Prof. Dr. Fazal Munsif (Assistant Professor), website, The University of Agriculture Peshawar Pakistan. Google Scholar
  •  Dr. Saqib Farooq (Research Fellow), College of Biosystems Engineering and Food Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310058, China. Email, ResearchGate Interest: Molecularly imprinted polymers; pesticides detection; HPLC analysis; liquid chromatography; food quality and safety
  •  Dr. Quaid Hussain (Ph.D. in Crop Genetics and Breeding), College of Forestry and Biotechnology, Zhejiang A&F University. Zhejiang, China. Google Scholar. Interest: Crop breeding; crop biotechnology; molecular plant breeding; CRISPR/CAS9; gene cloning; transcriptomic analysis; genome-wide association studies; abiotic stresses; heavy metals.
  • Dr. Qaisar Khan, Agriculture College, Guangxi University Nanning, China. ResearchGate. Interest: Marker-assisted selection; plant biotechnology; transcriptomics; plant breeding; proteomics; plant pathology; polymerase chain reaction; metabolomics; plant physiology; plant-soil interactions; plant phylogenetics.
  • Dr. Neelesh Kumar (Assistant Professor), Department of Aquaculture, College of Fisheries, Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand-263145 India. Scopus, Google Scholar, ORCID, Email (1)/(2). Interests: Medicinal plants; biofertilizers; fish emulsion fertilizer.