Publication Ethics

Journal of Tropical Crop Science Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice Statement

Journal of Tropical Crop Science encourage the best standards of publication ethics and take all possible measures against publication malpractices. The journal is committed to maintaining the highest level of integrity in the content published.


Plagiarism screening will be conducted on each article using Crossref Similarity Check plagiarism screening service powered by iThenticate. JTCS Editorial Board will check that every article will not exceed 30% similarity score.

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If plagiarism is identified, the COPE Principles of Transparency and Best Practice Guidelines and the COPE Code of Conduct on plagiarism will be followed.