ISSN 0100-2945 printed version
ISSN 1806-9967 online version

INSTRUCTIONS TO AUTHORS

 

Form and preparation of manuscripts

1.The Revista Brasileira de Fruticultura (RBF) publishes technical articles and scientific communications in fruit crops area, referring to results of originals searches and unpublished paper in Portuguese, Spanish or English, and 1 or 2 reviews per edition, of invited authors.

2.All the authors must sign the letter direction mentioning that: “THE AUTHORS DECLARE THAT THEIR REFERRED ARTICLE WAS NOT BEEN PUBLISHED PREVIOUSLY, OR DIRECTED FOR PUBLICATION IN OTHER MAGAZINE AND THEY AGREE WITH THE SUBMISSION AND TRANSFERING THE RIGHTS OF PUBLICATION OF THE REFERRED ARTICLE FOR THE RBF MAGAZINE”. Researches submitted as article will not be judged or published as Scientific Communication and vice-versa.

3. The RFB publish their articles by SciELO platform, entirely in English, and the same will be available in the Portuguese edition via CD Rom for partners of SBF.

4. The articles can have a maximum of six authors and should be sent in one copy (one complete copy with the name (s) of the author (s) without abbreviations and footnotes for our files; on paper size A4 (210 x 297mm), lines and pages numbered, 2 cm margins, space between lines of one and a half, Times New Roman font , size 13 and printed on one side of the paper. The text should be written direct, separating only items such as Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results and Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgments and References, the Tables and Figures on separate sheets at the end of the article after the References.

PUBLICATION FEE:

a. In the initial referral, the payment should be of R $ 150.00, and with the approval of the paper, the remainder of the fee:

b. → R$ 100.00 by DIAGRAMMED PAGE  for members (FIRST AUTHOR MUST BE A MEMBER OF THE SBF); or
→ R$ 200.00 by DIAGRAMMED PAGE for non- members;

c. Example: The publication fee for an APPROVED article of 12 pages in Word, which after diagrammed will add about 8 pages, will be R $ 800.00 / member and R $ 1,400.00 / non-member. Payment of this fee shall be made with the APPROVAL OF THE PAPER.

d. The payment should be realized by DEPOSIT at the Bank of Brazil, agency No. 0269-0 and Account No. 8356-9 (send copy of the receipt by email attach, or forward as a supplementary document);

e. NOTE: To denied or finished articles, will not be refunded the initial payment.

f. Join the SBF: http://www.fruticultura.org/associe-se

 

  1. Instructions for submissions on line(click here), it will open a page with all relevant instructions to authors.

    * ScIELO Published System: http://submission.scielo.org/index.php/rbf/index (home page).

a. Once published, the paper could be transcribed, partially or totally, by citation of the RBF exclusively in this format: Name (s) of the author (s), title of the article, complete name of the magazine(Revista Brasileira de Fruticultura), Jaboticabal (city), the volume number, pagination and year. The views and opinions expressed in the articles are exclusive responsibility of the author (s).

b) E-mail for doubts and contact: rbfruti@gmail.com; rbf@fcav.unesp.br

8.The articles should be organized in Title, FULL names of the Authors (without abbreviations and separated  by comma and when two authors separated by &), and in  the footnotes of the first page should contain the qualification of each author, followed by which institution belongs, address (optional) E-MAIL OF ALL AUTHORS (essential) and mention of the financial support; Abstract (including  Index terms), Title in English, Abstract in English (including Index terms),Introduction, Material and Methods, Results and Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgements (optional), References, Tables and Figures (see rules for tables and figures). The paper must be submitted to Portuguese and English correction by qualified professionals before being sent to the RBF.

9. The Scientific Communication should have simple structure (eight pages) with a direct text, without detaching the items (Introduction, Material and Methods, Results and Conclusion), except References.

10. The Legends of the pictures and the charts should be self explicative and concise. In the case of PRINTED Article the Figures to be printed in color will have an additional charge of R$500,00 per page where they appear (per printed page). Legends, symbols, equations, tables, etc. should have such a size which could be legible even after a reduction of about 50%, the key of the adopted conventions should be included in the area of the Figure; the title placement in the Figure should be avoided if it can be part of the legend; photographs should be of good quality.

11. In the tables should be avoided vertical lines and use horizontal lines only to separate head and the end of the table avoiding double lines.

REFERENCES:

REFERENCE  STANDARDS (ABNT NRB 6023, Aug. 2002)

The authors of citations in the text should be compiled in the following format:
• When authors are outside the parentheses, should be cited with lowercase letters;
• For two authors should be separated by "and";
• When the authors are inside the parentheses of the authors name must be quote all in capital letters separated by semicolons; when more than two authors, cite the first followed by "et al." (do not use "italics").

The references at the end of the text should be presented in alphabetical order in the following formats:

Periodicals

AUTHOR (S). (must contain the names of all the authors and do not use et al.),Title of the article.  The periodical’s title, local, volume, number, pagination, date.

IN CASE OF CITATION BE FROM THE RBF, obey the full standardization below:

a) Name of the authors, article title, full name of the journal (Journal of Tropical Fr), Jaboticabal (city), volume, number, pagination and year. Example:

DECONTI, D.; RIBEIRO, M. F.; RASEIRA, M. C.B.; PETERS, J. A.; BIANCHI, V. J. Caracterização anatômico-fisiológica da compatibilidade reprodutiva de ameixeira-japonesa. Revista Brasileira de Fruticultura, Jaboticabal, v.35, n.3, p.695-703, 2013.

PERIODICALS IN THE INTERNET

AUTHOR (S).Title of the article .The periodical’s title, city, volume, number, pagination, year.
Available in :  <web page >. Access in : day, month (abbreviated).  year.
AUTHOR (S). Article title. Title of Periodical, place of publication, v., n. P., year. CD-ROM

Book
AUTHOR (S). Title: sub-titleEdition. Local of publication: company, year. pages (total or partial).

Book Chapter
AUTHOR (S). Title of the chapter. In: Book’s AUTHOR. Title: subtitle. Edition (abbreviated). Location: Publisher, year. pages of the chapter.

 BOOK IN THE INTERNET
AUTHOR(S).Title. Edition (abbreviated). Local: Company, year, pages (total or partial).
Available in <web page>. Access in: day, month (abbreviated). year.

AUTHOR(S). Title. Edition (abbreviated). Local: Company, year. Page CD-ROM

EVENTS
AUTHOR. Title of the paper. In: NAME OF THE EVENT, number, year, place of the event.
Title …Local of publication: Company, year publish year. Page.

EVENTS IN THE INTERNET
AUTHOR. Title of the paper. In: NAME OF THE EVENT, number, year, place of the event. Title …Local of publication: Company, year publish year. Page. Available in <web page> . Access in: day, month (abbreviated) . year.

Thesis
AUTHOR. Title. year. number of pages or volumes. Thesis category (grade and concentration’s area) – Institution, University, year.

14. PATTERNS FOR CHART AND PICTURE

CHART – Microsoft Word 97 or superior version; Source: Times New Roman, size 12; Paragraph /spacing: simple; Chart width: 10 or 20,6 cm; title or footnote should be typed in MS Word.

GRAPHIC – Microsoft Excel / Word 97 or superior version; Source: Times New Roman, Size: 12;  Paragraph / spacing: simple; Chart width: 10 or 20,6 cm;  Besides the graphic is joined in the end of the  paper it should be sent separately, as image (in the extension jpg, tif or gif with 300 dpi of resolution). In the case of a figure with 2,4,6 or more charts / figures, these should be sent in a single file, preferably saved in jpg. The title or the footnotes should be typed in MS Word.

PICTURES – All pictures should be with 300dpi of resolution in an extension file : jpg , jpeg, tif or gif; Besides being in the body of the paper; the pictures should de in separated file. The title or the footnotes should be printed in the MS Word.

Figure or images created by other programs – The images created by other programs that are not from Microsoft Office should be with 300 dpi in the extension: jpg, tif or gif; width: 10 or 20,6 cm. The title or footnotes should be printed in the MS Word.

Double blind peer review

"The articles will be evaluated by at least by three consultants from their research area of knowledge, educational and /or research institutions, national and international, of demonstrated scientific production. After the corrections and possible suggestions, the article will be accepted if it has favorable opinions and the Editorial Board judge appropriate, and it will be disregarded advices without contribution. For example: "the article is good, publish as it is". Those advisors will be excluded from the RBF body of evaluators. If you have a doctorate degree, we have a place in the team of advisers; please contact us by the email: rbfruti@gmail.com".

The Journal adopts Ithenticate system for identifying plagiarism.

 

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