- 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of originals searches and unpublished paper in Portuguese,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
- All the authors must sign the works letters direction
mentioning that: THE AUTHORS DECLARE THAT THEIR REFERRED WORK
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. Works
submitted as article will not be judged or published as Scientific Communication
- The RBF will only accept articles with the maximum of five authors.
- The articles (on line) should be sent in one copy (one complete
copy with the name (s) of the author (s) without abbreviations and footnotes
for our files), and the submissions on paper must be sent in four copies,
being one complete( names without abbreviations and footnotes) and 3
copies without the authors names and footnotes, on paper size
A4 (210 x 297mm), numbered lines and pages, 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.
- The cost for publication for Articles or Scientific Communications
is R$ 250, 00 per paper with at the most 12 pages and 8 pages respectively;
it will be charge each extra page R$ 50, 00, i.e. papers submitted (in
Word format) that exceed the limit of 12 pages to eight pages for Article
and Scientific Communication (including tables and figures), this value
will be calculated at the acceptance of the paper.
a. In the initial referral, the payment should be of R $ 100.00, and
with the approval of the paper, the remainder of the fee, including additional
pages if necessary;
b. R$ 150.00 for members (FIRST AUTHOR MUST BEA MEMBER OF THE SBF);
c. R$ 300.00 for non-members;
d. DEPOSIT at the Bank of Brazil, agency No. 0269-0 and Account No. 8356-9
(send copy of the receipt along with the article submitted on paper or
on line submissions by e-mail attach, or forward as a supplementary document);
NOTE: To denied or finished articles, will not be refunded the initial
- For print submissions, papers should be directed to the editor in
chief of the RBF, Prof. Carlos Ruggiero / BRAZILIAN MAGAZINE OF FRUITCULTURE;
address: Via de Acesso Prof. Paulo Donato Castellane, s / n - Unesp
/ FCAV - CEP 14884-900 - Jaboticabal.
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org;
* Instructions for submissions on line, access the home
RBF item on line (click here), it will open a link with all relevant
instructions to authors.
* ScIELO Published System: http://submission.scielo.org/index.php/rbf/index
- Once published, the paper could be transcribed, partially or totally,
by citation of the RBF (s) of the author (s) and the volume number,
pagination and year. The views and opinions expressed in the articles
are exclusive responsibility of the author (s).
- 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 O F 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.
- 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.
- The Legends of the pictures and the charts should be self explicative
and concise. The pictures (graphics, drawing or photography) should
be presented in black and white, to be printed in color, figures and
photos have an additional charge of R$400,00 per page where they appear.
Legends, symbols, equations, tables, etc. should have such a size which
could be legible even after a reduction of about 50%. The legend should
be part of the figure, but title should be avoided or written as text.
Photos should be identified on the black side, with author names, and
the corresponding figure number and of good quality.
- In the tables should be avoided vertical lines and horizontal lines
only used to separate head and the end of the table avoiding double
- Only the FINAL PAPER must be accompanied by a copy on CD (for printed
submissions) using the programs Word for Windows (text) and Excel (graphics),
the pictures, graphs and photos should be saved in separate files in
JPG format (see standards for tables and figures below).
- The authors quote in the text should be made in lowercase when
outside the parentheses, and separated by and when two authors,
and citations within parentheses should be in capital letters separated
by a semicolon; when more than two authors, mention the first name followed
by et al. (do not use italic).
REFERENCE STANDARDS (ABNT NRB 6023, Aug. 2002)
The references at the end of the text should be presented in alphabetical
order in the following formats:
AUTHOR (S). Title of the article. The periodicals title, local,
volume, number, pagination beginning-end, date.
PERIODICALS IN THE INTERNET
AUTHOR (S).Title of the article .The periodicals title, city, volume,
number, pagination, year.
Available in : <web page >. Access in : day, month (abbreviated).
AUTHOR (S). Article title. Title of Periodical, place of publication,
v., n. P., year. CD-ROM
AUTHOR (S). Title: sub-title. Edition. Local of publication: company,
year. pages (total or partial).
AUTHOR (S). Title of the chapter. In: Books 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
Available in <web page>. Access in: day, month (abbreviated). year.
AUTHOR(S). Title. Edition (abbreviated). Local: Company, year. Page CD-ROM
AUTHOR. Title of the paper. In: NAME OF THE EVENT, number, year, place
of the event.
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)
AUTHOR. Title. year. number of pages or volumes. Thesis category (grade
and concentrations area) Institution, University, year.
- 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.