About the Journal

The Linker:The Journal of Emerging Research in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry is one of the seven open access research publications of the Isabela State University. It aims to provide the scientific and academic community with high quality, peer-reviewed and open access platform to disseminate emerging innovative research results in agriculture, fisheries, forestry, and their related fields such as biological and environmental sciences, aquaculture and animal husbandry and to serve as a significant reference for the advancement of knowledge in these fields.

Publication Frequency

The JERAFF is published semi-annually. The first issue is released in June, and the second issue in December of each year. Special publications within a year may be produced if there will be sufficient materials and contributors.


The JERAFF publishes original papers on all areas in the fields of agriculture, fisheries and forestry. The scope of this journal includes but is not limited to:


  • Crop production and protection  
  • Animal Science
  • Agricultural Sciences, including Genetics and Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Food processing
  • Agricultural development
  • Agricultural economics
  • Agricultural extension
  • Climate change
  • Disaster Risk Management
  • Development Communication


  • Aquatic (both freshwater and marine) systems,
  • Aquaculture systems and health management,
  • Aquatic food resources (freshwater, brackish and marine),
  • Aquatic pollution
  • Aquaculture feeds and technology
  • Fish farming and fish rearing
  • Fisheries management
  • Sea food processing


  • Forest resource conservation
  • Forest entomology and pathology
  • Forest management
  • Forest hydrology
  • Forest ecology
  • Forest adaptation to climate change
  • Tree physiology
  • Silviculture
  • Urban forestry
  • Forest biomass, carbon, and bioenergy
  • Wood science and biomaterials
  • Wildlife ecology and management
  • Environmental science