Critical Reviews in Crop Science

About this Journal


Critical Reviews in Crop Science CRCS accepts publication of papers in plant genetics; breeding; cytology; metabolism; physiology; ecology; turfgrass; weed science; crop quality, production, and utilization; genomics, molecular genetics and biotechnology; and plant genetic resources. The journal invites submissions primarily of reviews articles, as well as survey articles relevant to its context.


Letters to the editor are welcomed and are published subject to review and approval of the editor. When
letters concern previous articles, the authors will be invited to reply; letter and reply are published together.


Critical Reviews in Crop Science will be indexed by Scopus, CNKI Scholar, Google Scholar, Index Copernicus, DOAJ, and SCI after several consecutive issues have been published.


Critical Reviews in Crop Science does not have an Impact Factor being a new journal. It will work with Thomson Reuters (ISI) to ensure that citation analysis of articles published in Critical Reviews in Crop Science will be available within the shortest possible time.


Submission of a manuscript implies that authors have met the requirements of the editorial policy and publication ethics. Authors retain the copyright of their articles published in the journal. However, authors agree that their articles remain permanently open access under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International License.