About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The scope of the articles in this journal focuses on the study of agribusiness from a microeconomic and macroeconomic approach. The microeconomic approach includes business policy, marketing, and financial. The macroeconomic approach covering social and economic aspects of agriculture which is a system of comprehensive and integrated with policy governments, international economy and capitalization of land resource, farmers, and communities.

Peer Review Process

The manuscripts for publication in Forum Agribisnis is judged by peer reviewers. The review process are conducted in blind review. Chief Editor makes the final decision as to whether the paper is recommended for needs to be returned to the author for revision, acceptance, or rejection.

Chief Editor will evaluate submitted papers for suitability of further review process. The manuscripts will be evaluated by one peer reviewer selected by Chief Editor. The peer reviewers should examine the manuscript and return it with their recommendation to the Chief Editor, usually within 2 or 3 weeks. 

Paper needing revision will be returned to the author, and the author must return the revised manuscript to the Chief Editor via OJS of Forum Agribisnis. Chief Editor will check whether the manuscript is revised as suggested by peer reviewers. Chief Editor could give recommendation to the manuscript should return to authors, accept, or reject. After acceptance process, manuscript is forwarded to technical editor to be layout. Chief Editor would send an acceptance letter announcing the publication issue attached with manuscript reprint to authors.

The revision manuscript to accomodate peer reviewer suggestions within 2-4 weeks; Manuscripts that exceed the revision deadline will be withdrawn. Authors may request for extension to Chief Editor before the revision expires. The time interval from the date the manuscript is submitted to the acceptance for publication varies, depending on the time required for review and revision.

Manuscripts are rejected usually for 3 general reasons: 1) The topic of manuscript does not fit in the journal scope. 2) The substance of the manuscripts does not meet Jurnal Agribisnis Indonesia standards; the data may be incomplete; the methodology used is not appropriate; or there are no consistency among objectives, research design/method, evidence, and conclusion. 3) Manuscript are not written following Forum Agribisnis guidelines in instruction. The manuscripts may be rejected without review process or the manuscripts could also be rejected in the review process if authors do not revise the manuscripts as suggested by reviewers.

Reprints of all manuscripts will be provided to the corresponding author. Authors submitting manuscripts should understand and agree that copyright of manuscripts published are held by Forum Agribisnis. The statement to release the copyright to Forum Agribisnisis stated in “Form Pernyataan”. Copyright encompass exclusive rights to reproduce, to distribute, and to sell any part of the journal articles in all form and media. 

Publication Frequency

This journal is published twice a year (March and September Edition) by the Master Sciences of Agribusiness (MSA), Department of Agribusiness, Faculty of Economics and Management, Bogor Agricultural University.

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.

How To Register

  1. Author should register through the following address: http://journal.ipb.ac.id/index.php/fagb
  2. Author should fulfill the form On the Confirmation Register section, please give your selection as author, reviewer, or both of them. After all the form was filled, click on "Register" to process the registration.
  3. Go to User Home and select your role as Author. Click on "Click here: to go to step one of the five-step submission process" in Active Submission.
  4. These are the five-step submission process:
  • Step 1. Starting the Submission On the Journal Section, select the appropriate section of journal, i.e. Articles. Author has to check-mark on the submission checklists. Please click on the "Save and continue" button to go to the further step.
  • Step 2. Entering the Submission's Metadata.
    Author should enter metadata of all authors engaged in the writing process. The information of manuscript title, abstract, and keywords must be filled in the textbox.
  • Step 3. Uploading the Submission
    Author should click Browse to find the manuscript file on the hard drive. Choose the file and click Upload button. Once the submission is uploaded, click Save and Continue on the bottom of this page.
  • Step 4. Uploading Supplementary Files
    The supplementary file should be uploaded is Form Pernyataan, consisting of Statement of Originality and Copyright Release Form. Therefore, click on Browse button, choose the file, click on Upload button, and click on Save and Continue.
  • Step 5. Confirming the Submission
    Author has to check that all documents are complete. To submit the manuscript to FORUM AGRIBISNIS, click Finish Submission button. The corresponding author or the principal contact will receive an acknowledgement by email. Author will and will be able to view the submission's progress through the editorial process by logging in to the journal web address site.

Author Guidelines


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Forum Agribisnis: Agribusiness Forum menerima naskah asli yang belum pernah dipublikasikan dan tidak akan dipublikasikan di media lainnya untuk dimuat dengan ketentuan sebagai berikut:


  1. Panjang naskah tidak melebihi 10.000 kata  (min 10 hal- mak 20 hal ) dengan jumlah maksimum tabel dan gambar 15 buah, kecuali ada persetujuan dari pihak editor.
  2. Ukuran kertas: A4, mirror margins, Margin: atas 3 cm; bawah 3 cm; inside  3 cm; outside 2.5 cm.
  3. Judul ditulis dengan huruf Times New Roman, 14 points, bold, rata tengah.
  4. Nama penulis ditulis dengan huruf Times New Roman, 11 points, bold dan  rata tengah. Afiliasi penulis ditulis dengan hurufTimes New Roman 10 points, rata tengah.
  5. Abstrak dan Keywords bahasa Inggris dan Bahasa Indonesia satu spasi, jenis huruf Times New Roman ; ukuran 10 points. Keywords terdiri dari 4-6 kata beurut abjad.
  6. Penulisan Angka : angka ribuan menggunakan titik (.) contoh Rp. 300.000 kecuali tahun contoh 2019, sedangkan angka desimal menggunakan koma (,) dengan penulisan dua (2) angka di belakang koma. Contoh :  3,22 US$ 4,90 milyar
  7. Gambar/Ilustrasi diberi nomor dan judul. Judul Gambar diletakkan di bawah gambar/ilustrasi dan ditulis dengan jenis huruf: Times New Roman 10 points, bold, title case, rata tengah.
  8. Sumber kutipan dicantumkan dengan jelas dibawah Judul Gambar (jika gambar/ilustrasi merupakan hasil kutipan) dengan jenis huruf: Times New Roman 9 points, title case, rata tengah.
  9. Tabel diberi nomor dan judul. Judul Tabel diletakkan di atas tabel dan ditulis dengan huruf Times New Roman 10 points, bold, title case, rata kanan kiri.
  10. Sumber dicantumkan dengan jelas dibawah tabel. Jika ada keterangan tabel, diletakkan dibawah sumber dengan jenis huruf: Times New Roman 9 points, title case, rata kiri.
  11. Daftar pustaka setiap sumber harus dirujuk dan disusun berdasarkan abjad nama pengarang dan tahun terbit.

Subcription And Manuscript Charge


IDR 75.000 per journal


IDR 400.000 per article

Bank account: BNI Cabang IPB Dramaga
Beneficiary   : Herawati
Account No.  : 0460694979

Please email scanned wire transfer slip to : forum.agribisnis@gmail.com or WhatsApp ; 08977885250


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