About the Journal
Focus and Scope
The Journal of Biological Control published quarterly, is an exclusive journal in India devoted to the science of Biological Control. The journal publishes original research articles on all aspects relating to biological control of pests (insect pests, mites, pathogens, vertebrates and weeds) of crop plants and animal diseases. The editorial board comprises of a Chief Editor, 10 Associate Editors and skilled team of 23 editorial board members/advisors, who are eminent scientists and scholars of repute. Annually more than 100 articles are published. The articles are screened by referees (both national and international) who are of repute in their own field. The journal has been published without interruption for more than 25 years and is up to date. The journal has been abstracted in Review of Agricultural Entomology, Biocontrol News and Information, CABPest CD. The Journal is indexed in NAAS, UGC Mandate, Index Copernicus. The society receives matching grant from ICAR towards the cost of publication for the Journal of Biological Control.
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.