Journal of Hill Agriculture (JHA)

Journal of Hill Agriculture (JHA) is an international journal and the official publication of Indian Society of Hill Agriculture (ISHA). It publishes the original research papers in all branches of agriculture and allied science which are of primary interest to the agricultural development in hill and mountain regions of the whole world.

The publication is open to the members of Indian Society of Hill Agriculture but it also accepts papers from non-members if all authors become the annual/life member when a paper is submitted / accepted for publication and intimated after a review.

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  Types of Membership Offered by ISHA

Membership of the society shall be open to individuals from all nations and shall consist of the following categories of members with qualifying criteria as indicated against each. Membership can be obtained by filling a membership form and sending it to with a copy to alongwith membership fee (effective from 1st Jan, 2015) as detailed ahead.

(i) Ordinary Members (Annual Membership)

This membership shall be offered to the individuals interested in promotion of Hill Agriculture and its allied branches.This shall also be the minimum fee to be deposited PER AUTHOR for getting a paper published, in case it is accepted for publication. There shall be an annual fee of Rs 1000/- for individuals from all SAARC countries including India and US $ 40 for individuals from rest of the nations.

(ii) Life Members (continuing Membership)

There shall be a one time life membership fee Rs 5,000/- for individuals from all SAARC countries including India and US $ 200 for individuals from rest of the nations.

(iii) Patrons (continuing Membership)

Any individual or institution making a payment of a substantial sum (as may be prescribed by the Executive Council from time to time).

(iv) Subscribers

Any corporate body / institution / library / association of persons can subscribe Journal of Hill Agriculture by making an annual payment of Rs 2000/- for all SAARC countries including India and US $ 100 for rest of the nations.

(v) Article / Manuscript Processing Fee

Considering various costs involved in paper processing, from 1st Jan 2018, author(s) have to deposit Article / Manuscript Processing Fee (non-refundable) @ Rs 500/- per paper. It is important to note than mere submission of Article / Manuscript Processing Fee does not guarantee publication or acceptance of papers. Acceptance / Rejection would depend on Referees and / or Editorial Comments on each paper.


Type of membership
Fee for SAARC countries
Fee for rest of the nations
Annual member
Rs 1000/- per year
US $ 40 per year
Life member
Rs 5,000/- (one time)
US $ 200 (one time)
Subscriber (organization) member
Rs 2,000/- / per year
US $ 100 per year

The membership fee should be transferred by NEFT/ RTGS or directly deposited into ISHA’s Account as detailed below:

Name of Bank : State Bank of India
Name of Branch: Pantnagar, Uttarakhand, India
Branch Code: 1133
For NEFT/ RTGS Transfer IFSC Code (For transfers within India): SBIN 000 1133
For International Wire Transfers SWIFT Code: SBININBB
MICR Code: 263002901
Name of Account Holder : Indian Society of Hill Agriculture
Account Number: 3119 0343 798

Important Note: For all transactions, please do not forget to send your duly filled (i) duly signed membership form, (ii) bank transaction Id (iii) scanned copy of stamped deposit slip (counter foil), by e-mail to with a copy made to

The above revised fee of ISHA membership shall be effective w.e.f. January 01, 2018

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