Editor in Chief: Masayoshi Shigyo (Yamaguchi University)
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ISSN: 2189-0102 (Print); 2189-0110 (Online)
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  • We will introduce new Instructions for Authors from April 15, 2023

    Hort J will update the Instructions for Authors (ITA) from April 15, 2013.
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  • New ITA (Effective from April 15, 2013)


Important notice to those who have difficulties to make a remittance to join the JSHS

The Horticulture Journal do not currently accept submissions from those who do not have membership of the JSHS, except invitation by the editorial board. Invitation requires high scientific standard and relevance.

You may inquire the editorial office (hortj[at]jshs.jp) whether your article will be invited before submission.


Call for papers: Special Issue 'Postharvest biology and technology of tropical- and subtropical crops'

Submission deadline: 31 October, 202231 March, 2023 (Deadline extended!)

Target publication date: Starting from April 2023



Articles of Hort. J. is now available online free at PubHort as well as J-STAGE.

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