ISSN 0258-5936
printed version
ISSN 1819-4087
online version



Basic Information

Since 1979, the quarterly scientific journal «Cultivos Tropicales» has been issued by the National Institute of Agricultural Sciences (INCA), located in San José de las Lajas, Mayabeque, Cuba. It publishes nonedited articles, short communications, report of new varieties and bibliographic reviews, with the results of agricultural investigations conducted in our institution and others of Cuba and abroad within the Tropics and SubTropics. This journal is addressed to researchers, professors, specialists, technicians and students dealing with the agricultural branch, and it comprises the following specialties: sustainable agriculture, agroecology, biofertilizers, crop biotechnology, edaphology, abiotic stress, crop physiology and biochemistry, agronomy, crop genetics and breeding, local agricultural innovation, applied mathematics, plant nutrition, bioactive products, irrigation and drainage.


Information Services

The articles published in complete title of the journal are indexed or summarized by

  • AgBiotech News and Information
  • Agricultural Engineering Abstracts
  • Agroforestry Abstracts (Online)
  • Animal Breeding Abstracts
  • Biocontrol News and Information
  • Botanical Pesticides Abstracts
  • CAB Abstracts
  • Cengage Learning
  • Crop Physiology Abstracts
  • EBSCOhost
     +  Academic Search Complete: indexed
     +  Fuente Academica: indexed
     +  TOC Premier: indexed
  • Field Crop Abstracts
  • Forestry Abstracts
  • Global Health
  • Grasslands and Forage Abstracts
  • Horticultural Science Abstracts
  • Irrigation and Drainage Abstracts
  • ISI-Thomson Reuters
  • Maize Abstracts Online
  • NAL AGRICOLA Estados Unidos
  • Nematological Abstracts
  • Nutrition Abstracts and Reviews
  • Organic Research Database
  • Review of Agricultural Entomology & Review of Medical and Veterinary Entomology
  • Ornamental Horticulture
  • Plant Breeding Abstracts
  • Plant Genetic Resources Abstracts
  • Plant Growth Regulator Abstracts
  • Postharvest News and Information
  • Potato Abstracts
  • Redalyc
  • Review of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants
  • Review of Medical and Veterinary Mycology
  • Review of Plant Pathology
  • Rice Abstracts
  • Rural Development Abstracts
  • SciELO
  • SciELO Citation Index del Web of Knowledge
  • Seed Abstracts
  • Soils and Fertilizers
  • Soybean Abstracts (Online)
  • Sugar Industry Abstracts
  • Thomson Gale (Gale Group)
    + ¡Informe! (Revistas en Español)
    + Academic OneFile: indexed
  • Weed Abstracts
  • Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts
  • World Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology Abstracts
  • Agriculture and Environment for Developing Regions
  • Agrindex



ISSN 0258-5936
Registered with National Register of Serials with no. 0094, folio 32, volume I of 25 December 1996, for printing and circulation

ISSN ONLINE 1819-4087
Registered with National Register of Serials with no. 2050, folio 084, volume III, for distribution at the national and international network

A quarterly refereed and published by the National Institute of Agricultural Sciences.

Appears on internet with free access to their full text articles and permission to reprint.



The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • National Institute of Agricultural Sciences (INCA)

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