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Tropical Grasslands - Forrajes Tropicalesopen access

Country Colombia  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Colombia
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Subject Area and CategoryAgricultural and Biological Sciences
Agronomy and Crop Science
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
Plant Science
PublisherCentro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT)
Publication typeJournals
ISSN23463775
Coverage2013-ongoing
Scope The Journal publishes, in English or Spanish, Research Papers and Short Communications on research and development, as well as contributions from practitioners (Farmer Contributions) and Review Articles, related to pastures and forages in the tropics and subtropics. There is no regional focus; the information published should be of interest to a wide readership, encomprising researchers, academics, students, technicians, development workers and farmers. In general, the focus of the Journal is more on sown ('improved') pastures and forages than on rangeland-specific aspects of natural grasslands, but exceptions are possible (e.g. when a submission is relevant for a particularly broad readership in the pasture and forage science community). The Journal will also consider the occasional publication of associated, but closely related, research in the form of an additional scientific communication platform [e.g. a re-make of the former Genetic Resources Communication series of the former Division of Tropical Crops and Pastures of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia]. Areas of particular interest to the Journal are: Forage Genetic Resources and Livestock Production[...] Environmental Functions of Forages[...] Socio-economic Aspects[...] Topics within the aforementioned areas may include: Diversity evaluation; Agronomy; Establishment (including fertilization); Management and utilization; Animal production; Nutritive value; Biotic stresses (pests and diseases, weeds); Abiotic stresses (soil fertility, water, temperature); Genetics and breeding; Biogeography and germplasm collections; Seed production; Ecology; Physiology; Rhizobiology (including BNF, BNI, mycorrhizae); Forage conservation; Economics; Multilocational experimentation; Modelling.

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Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Agronomy and Crop Science2014Q4
Agronomy and Crop Science2015Q3
Agronomy and Crop Science2016Q4
Agronomy and Crop Science2017Q4
Agronomy and Crop Science2018Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2014Q4
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2015Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2016Q4
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2017Q4
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2018Q3
Plant Science2014Q4
Plant Science2015Q3
Plant Science2016Q4
Plant Science2017Q4
Plant Science2018Q3
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
20140.205
20150.337
20160.189
20170.188
20180.282
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.298
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.504
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.541
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.564
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.298
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.504
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.541
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.454
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.298
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.504
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.371
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.556
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.529
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20148
Self Cites201519
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20182
Total Cites20130
Total Cites201417
Total Cites201565
Total Cites201679
Total Cites201749
Total Cites201834
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20130
External Cites per document20140.158
External Cites per document20150.357
External Cites per document20160.541
External Cites per document20170.454
External Cites per document20180.627
Cites per document20130.000
Cites per document20140.298
Cites per document20150.504
Cites per document20160.541
Cites per document20170.454
Cites per document20180.667
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
201331.58
201431.94
201523.53
201626.32
201746.67
201829.41
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Citable documents20130
Citable documents201457
Citable documents2015129
Citable documents2016146
Citable documents2017108
Citable documents201851
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20130
Uncited documents201443
Uncited documents201590
Uncited documents201699
Uncited documents201776
Uncited documents201829
Cited documents20130
Cited documents201414
Cited documents201539
Cited documents201647
Cited documents201732
Cited documents201822
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