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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

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