Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope


The main aim of this Journal is to share technical knowledge, research findings that represent advances in understanding agricultural and biological systems for sustainable developments in land use and the environment, agriculture, bio-production processes and energy efficiency.



The JRTP journal publishes original research papers, reviews, applications notes and book reviews on topics including: irrigation systems, agricultural machinery, soil and water engineering, tillage engineering, post-harvest technology, agricultural instrumentation and systems automation, processing of agricultural products and foods (drying, freezing, and heating), quality evaluation and food safety (i.e non-destructive technology), audit energy, renewable energy and energy utilization agricultural systems engineering, bio-informatics, computerized decision-support aids (i.e expert systems and simulation models), electronic monitoring or control of any aspect of livestock/crop production (e.g. soil and water, environment, growth, health, waste products) and post-harvest operations (such as drying, storage, production assessment, dissection of crop materials).


Section Policies


  • Dr. -Ing. Agus Arif Munawar S,TP, M.Sc
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Jurnal Rona Teknik Pertanian (JRTP) is a double blind peer-review process to publish articles in the field of Agricultural Engineering, Biosystem Engineering and other related topics.

Reviewers evaluate article submissions to JRTP, based on the requirements of our journal, predefined criteria, and quality, completeness and accuracy of the research presented. Reviewers will provide feedback on the article and the research, suggest improvements and make a recommendation to the editor about whether to accept, reject or request changes to the article. For more details, please refer to Reviewer Guidelines section.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


Publication Ethics

The publication of an article in a peer-reviewed journal is an essential building block in the development of a coherent and respected network of knowledge. It is a direct reflection of the quality of the work of the authors and the institutions that support them. Peer-reviewed articles support and embody the scientific method. It is therefore important to agree upon standards of expected ethical behavior for all parties involved in the act of publishing: the author, the journal editor, the peer reviewer, the publisher and the society of society-owned or sponsored journals.


Declaration of interest

All authors are requested to disclose any actual or potential conflict of interest including any financial, personal or other relationships with other people or organizations within three years of beginning the submitted work that could inappropriately influence, or be perceived to influence, their work


Submission verification

Submission of an article implies that the work described has not been published previously (except in the form of an abstract or as part of a published lecture or academic thesis or as an electronic preprint