Information for Authors

The emphasis of the Seed Technology Journal continues to be the publication of original papers, review articles, technical notes and symposia in applied and basic areas of seed science and technology.  This includes seed research in physiology, pathology and biology for all plant species. The criteria for acceptance are originality, quality of research and interest to the readership.  Papers are accepted on the understanding that they have not been published or submitted to any other scientific journal.


Please note that the journal now accepts submissions using a web-based portal:

FastTrack is the manuscript management system selected to streamline the submission and review process.  There is no charge to establish an account and the submission instructions are few and quite simple.

Complete instructions for authors

Instructions to Authors     Abstract Checklist and Sample

Authors may provide a translation of their abstract in one additional language, which will be printed in the journal following the primary abstract in English.  Author Invitation Download