Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society are published annually.  Publications reflect presentations of the annual meeting of the Florida State Horticultural Society.  Peer-reviewed and non-referred submissions are accepted.  Papers should describe significant, original research on topics that are relevant to horticulture in Florida. 

Papers will be published in the following sections: Krome Memorial Institute; Citrus; Vegetable; Handling & Processing; Ornamental, Garden & Landscape; and  Natural Resources.    Complete Author Guidelines are available at the FSHS website: http://fshs.org/author-instructions/

 

Section Policies

Front Matter / Table of Contents

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Society Business

This section includes the Presidential Address, Awards, Recognition of Outstanding Growers, Member Lists (Board of Directors, Presidents & Honorary Members, and  Membership) as well as the By-Laws, and Minutes of Meetings.

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Krome Memorial Institute (Tropicals)

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Citrus

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A Symposium - Higher Density Plantings for Florida Citrus

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Symposium on "Spreading Decline" of Citrus

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Ornamental

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Vegetable

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Symposium - The Agricultural Labor Situation in Florida

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Handling & Processing

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Processing

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Ornamental, Garden & Landscape

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Garden And Landscape

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Natural Resources

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Posters

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Workshops

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Centennial Workshop

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Sponsored Student Programs

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Articles

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Special Session Held at Homestead, Florida, April 17, 1931

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Special Session Held at Marianna, Florida, October 14 & 15, 1931

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Proceedings of the Rose Society

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Back Matter

Back Matter of FSHS includes the Back Cover and the following sections:  Manuscript Guidelines for Authors, Proceedings Order Form, Conversion Table: U.S. & Metric Measures and the Index.

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Peer Review Process

All submissions will be screened by the editors and reviewed by at least two anonymous reviewers. 

Acceptance of abstracts for presentation at the meeting does not imply acceptance of manuscripts for publication in the Proceedings.

For additional Details on Journal's Peer Review Policy visit http://fshs.org/.

 

Publication Frequency

Proceedings of Florida State Horticultural Society is published annually.