Aim and Scope


This Journal has been awarded “Two Stars” by JPPS

Journal of Maize Research and Development

ISSN: 2467-9305 (Online), ISSN: 2467-9291 (Print)

DOI Prefix: 10.3126/jmrd
Editor-in-Chief: Jiban Shrestha
Publication Frequency: One Issue per year
Submission E-mail:,
Nature: Print and Online
Language of Publication: English   Published by:
Government of Nepal,
Nepal Agricultural Research Council,
National Maize Research Program,
Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal.
Vol 3, No 1 (2017)
Vol. 3, No. 1, December 2017 

Journal Metrics: 

Papers:40, Citations:129, Years:4,
Cites/year: 32.25, Cites/paper: 3.22, h-index: 6, i10-index: 4

Aim and Scope:

Journal of Maize Research and Development (JMRD) is dedicated to publishing high-quality original research and review articles on the following fields of maize:

  • maize breeding,
  • genetics,
  • agronomy,
  • entomology,
  • pathology,
  • post harvest,
  • soil science,
  • ecology
  • botany,
  • physiology,
  • biochemistry,
  • genomics
  • conservation agriculture,
  • climate change effect on maize,
  • maize economics,
  •  statistics,
  • extension,
  • up-scaling research on maize  plant biotechnological approaches for maize improvement.

♦The main objective of JMRD is to serve as a platform for the international scholars, academicians, researchers, and extensonists to share the innovative research findings in maize. The JMRD is an online open access international, peer reviewed and official journal published annually in month of December by National Maize Research Program, Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal.                                         

This Journal is  licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0).