Agriculture and forestry





To publish an article in a scholarly journal, the following materials should be emailed to the journal editorial office:

1) an article prepared in accordance to the established requirements in electronic form at selection@vsau.vin.ua;

2) for authors who do not have a scientific degree - a scanned review of a scientific supervisor or a review of a person who has a scientific degree (the signature of the reviewer must be certified by the HR department of the institution or by the faculty (institute));

3) an extended English summary (submitted for an English-language web page of the journal in accordance to the requirements of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (Order # 1111 of 17.10.2012)); it should be at least two A4 pages;

4) a scanned receipt for payment (after receiving a positive response from the editorial board about printing the article).

If the article is in English, you must interpret it in Ukrainian.

The file, named after the author's name, must be sent electronically, with the text of the article and annotations, and, if there are pictures, a picture file must be sent separately.

Warning! If you do not receive the confirmation letter in more than 15 business days, please contact the editorial office.

The editorial condemns plagiarism in articles as a violation of copyright and scientific ethics. Each article is reviewed independently. The review procedure is anonymous for both the reviewer and the authors and is carried out by an independent reviewer (blind review). If a borrowed text is found in the article without appropriate references and using quotation marks, the article qualifies as containing plagiarism and is not further considered.

The authors receive a letter of review results and, if successful, receive the requisites for payment of the publication fee.

Articles are published in the order of the general turn, starting from the date of receipt of the article in the edition. The articles will only be included in the queue after the editorial board has received confirmation of payment for the publication.

Paid articles are distributed to the closest issue where there are available seats. The editorial does NOT associate the date the article was published with its publication in a specific journal number.

The article should include:

1) UDC;

2) the title of the article (in plain text format) - in Ukrainian, English;

3) abstract, key words - minimum 6 words. Abstract shouild include in 250 words  - in Ukrainian and English (at least 1800 characters);

4) formulation of the problem in general and its relation to important scientific or practical tasks;

5) analysis of the latest research and publications in which the problem is solved and which the author relies on; highlighting previously unresolved parts of the general problem addressed by the article;

6) formulating the goals of the article (formulation of the task);

7) an outline of the main research material with full justification of scientific results;

8) conclusions and prospects for further research in this direction.


List of literature is formed in the order of reference (to be made according to the interstate standard DSTU 8302: 2015 "Information and documentation. Bibliographic reference. General requirements and rules of assembly"). References to the sources should be made in square brackets, indicating the page numbers according to the source: for example, [3, p. 234] or [2, p. 35; 8, p. 234].

The rules the bibliographic`s list  forming are determined by the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 40 of January 12, 2017 (registered in the Ministry of Justice on February 3, 2017 No. 155/30023) (URL: https://zakon2.rada.gov.ua/laws / show / z0155-17) and DSTU 8302: 2015 (URL: http://lib.pu.if.ua/files/dstu-8302-2015.pdf).

The editorial board proposes to take as a basis ˮExamples of design of the list of literature according to DSTU 8302: 2015 ˮInformation and documentation. Bibliographic reference. General terms and conditions for drafting “subject to modifications (UKND code 01.140.40)”. URL: http://lib.znau.edu.ua/jirbis2/images/phocagallery/2017/Pryklady_DSTU_8302_2015.pdf

List of sources used in transliteration / Reference

Forming the list of literature in transliteration / Reference use the international bibliographic standard APA URL: http://mmi.fem.sumdu.edu.ua/sites/default/files/references_extend_summary_en.pdf

All citations whose original language is different from the language of the article must be submitted in the language of the article and must be accompanied by links to the source and specific page.

The number of references should be at least 8 and no more than 25 sources for the original article and no more than 30 sources for the review article.

Author (s) should include: surname, first and last name (full), academic degree, academic title, position, department and name of the organization, mailing address, e-mail, contact telephone.

Technical requirements:

Printed volume of the article - from 8 to 16 full pages, A4 size. The text of the article, the bibliographic list is printed in Times New Roman font, the size is 14 pt, the interval is 1.0, the indent is 1.25. The electronic version of the article is run in Microsoft Word or TextMaker, the file must be saved in one of the following formats: *.doc, *.docx, *.tmd, *.tmdx.

The size of the fields is 20 mm. Paragraph indent - 1.25.

Annotations (in Ukrainian and English) must be italicized, font 12. Syntax constructions of impersonal sentences should be used, for example: "Investigated ...", "Considered ...", "Established ..." (eg, "Investigated structural features ... Satisfactory results obtained ..." ”).

All figures and tables should be referenced in the text. Under the figures and tables be sure to indicate the source of information. All pictures must be accompanied by a signature, and the tables should have headings.

The pictures are executed in Microsoft Word, Visio, Excel, PlanMaker and are additionally provided with separate files. Schemes must be grouped. The captions` font is Times New Roman 10 pt.

Tables are executed in Microsoft Word using the "Add Table" function in Times New Roman font 10. Each table must occupy no more than one sheet of book format, with at least ¾ of the size of the table.

Formulas in the article should be typed in the formula editor MS Equation - 3.0, font 10 numbered in parentheses.

Terms throughout the article should be uniform.

Monetary and metric reductions, as well as reductions in millions, billion, metric (UAH, t, m, km, km, etc.) are made in accordance with DSTU 3582: 2013 (URL: http://lib.pu.if.ua/files/DSTU_3582_2013 Acronyms in English.pdf).

If there is an abbreviation in the text, it should be given in parentheses at first mention.

The Editorial Board reserves the right to make editorial corrections.

The editorial board is not responsible for the accuracy of terms, names, data, quotes, borrowings, statistical materials, etc. in the article.

The cost of printing one page in professional editions of the university – 60 UAH (covers expenses associated with reviewing, article proofreading and editing, obtaining DOI codes and their further processing, journal mocking-up and publication of its electronic version on the journal’s website).

If desired, an author can order a printed copy of the journal. The cost of a printed copy is 450 UAH, which is paid in addition to the publication fee. Dispatch – by Nova Post (at the expense of the recipient).

Beneficiary: Vinnytsia National Agrarian University, Current Account No. 078201720313271002201002055, code 00497236, Bank of the State Treasury Service of Ukraine, Kyiv. MFO 820172, VAT payer code 00497236. Registration number 100271744. Purpose of payment: for printing an article in the journal: Agriculture and Forestry.