Instruction For Authors

1. Qualification for Submission

1. The qualification for submission to this journal shall be limited to the members, but may include the researchers other than members as collaborators.
2. The submitting member (the first author and corresponding author) shall perform all the duties as a member including payment of membership fee at the time of submission.

2. Subject of Submission

1. The manuscripts that may be submitted to this journal shall be the research papers on people, plants, and environment, general remarks, technical data, design work, other articles, and so on.
2. The research papers and design works shall be the works that have not been released to any other general open publication.

3. Submitted Manuscript

1 .The manuscript shall be applied and submitted through e-mail or online paper submission. The submitted manuscript shall not be returned.
2 .At the time of submission using the 'e-mail', the cover letter at the Form Reference Room of the Website of Society shall be framed and sent to the e-mail of Editorial Board of Society (ppekorea-ed@hanmail.net) along with the paper to be submitted.
3. At the time of submission using the 'online application for submission of paper', the cover letter at the Form Reference Room of the Website of Society and the file of paper to be submitted shall be uploaded by accessing the Website of Society by entering the username and password.

4. Form of Expression of Manuscript

1. The manuscript of research paper shall be written in Korean or a foreign language.
2. The research papers in Korean shall use Hangul (Korean alphabet) in principle. But, Chinese characters may be used for the title, proper nouns, technical terms, and so on.
3. An English abstract (which shall be around 2 pages with 25 lines of 65 letters in principle) shall be attached to the research papers in Korean.
4. The figures, tables, and pictures included in the research papers shall be framed in colors or black and white for direct plate making. For the method of framing, they shall be indicated in English in principle.
5. The design work shall include the design drawing and design process accompanied.
6. The drawing of design work shall be framed to be used as the original drawing for plate making. The size of drawing shall not exceed double of the size of one page of journal.
7. The key words within 5 words shall be written in italics at the bottom of abstract in English. The key words shall be the words that are not included in the title.
8. In case of manuscript in Korean, first the title, subtitle, author, and affiliation shall be written in Korean and then English, and the abstract (in English), key words (in English), introduction, materials and methods, results and discussion (this part may be divided into the results and the discussion), summary, and literature cited shall follow in order in principle. But, the order may be the abstract (in English), key words (in English), introduction, text, conclusion, summary, and literature cited. In case of manuscript in English, first the title, subtitle, author, and affiliation shall be written in English and then Korean, and the abstract (in English), key words (in English), introduction, materials and methods, results and discussion (this part may be divided into the results and the discussion), literature cited, and summary (in Korean) shall follow in order in principle.
9. The e-mail of sole author and corresponding author shall be written as a footnote.
10. Guidance on framing of paper (in case of HWP)

5. Quantity of Manuscript

1. In case of framing with the Arae-A Hangul, the manuscript shall be framed in two columns of final output style of journal, and the regulated quantity is 6 pages, and shall be within 8 pages in principle (the contributor shall perform the offline edit of the figures, tables, pictures, and so on in advance).
2. When the quantity of manuscript comes to exceed 6 pages in two columns with the number of pages of journal finally published as the standard, the actual expense coming under the exceeding part (30,000 won per page added) shall be borne by the author.

6. Adoption and Publication of Manuscript

(1) Whether the manuscript is adopted or not, the order of publication, and proofreading shall be in accordance with the determination of the Editorial Board.
(2) The examination of manuscript shall be in accordance with the separately determined examination regulations.
(3) The publication of manuscript which is not proper for these submission regulations may be reserved following the determination of the Editorial Board.
(4) The contributor shall take the entire responsibility about the contents and form, misspelling, and omitted words of the submitted manuscript.
(5) A sole author may not publish two or more papers in the same issue, while co-authors may publish up to two papers in the same issue.
(6) The design work shall be limited to those released at the academic conference of this Society.

7. Tables and Figures

The tables and figures shall be framed in English in principle. The title of table shall be written on the top, and the title of figure shall be written at the bottom. In case of figures, the thickness of lines, size of printing types, and so on shall be made proper considering the reduction rate at the time of printing. When the lines, printing types, and so on are not clear at the time of printing, the author shall frame the figures again and submit. The tables and figures shall be arranged in the text.

8. Literature Cited

[1] Citation of Literature in Text
(1) The citation of literature cited in the text shall be indicated with the last name of author and year following the Harvard system.
(2) The indication of literature cited in the papers in Korean and in English shall be framed following the below examples.
But, in case of papers in Korean, there shall be no space between the last name and the round bracket or between the
previous sentence and the round bracket, and in case of papers in English, there shall be space between them.
1. In the text: Kang (2011), Robert and Lee (2011)
In the round bracket: (Robert, 2011), (Kim and HJong, 2011)
2. In case of three or more persons
In the text: Robert et al. (2011)
In the round bracket: (Kim et al., 2011)
3. In case of two or more papers
In the text: Kang and Hong (2010, 2011), Cho (2010a, 2010b, 2011), Robert et al. (2010, 2011)
In the round bracket: (Robert, 2011; Tom and Kilson, 2011), (Kang et al., 2010, 2011a, 2011b)
[2] Literature Cited
(1) The literature cited shall be framed in English in both the papers in Korean and papers in English. When the original text has no
English title together, the title shall be translated to suit the meaning. The simple transliteration following the pronunciation shall
not be permitted.
(2) Only the literature cited in the text shall be listed without fail.
(3) The literature that can be cited is the learned journals published regularly, research reports, abstracts of academic conferences,
proceedings,bulletin, books, theses, and so on.
(4) The literature cited shall be arranged in the order of alphabet of author name. Each of the literature cited shall be written in the
order of the author name, year of release, title, name of journal, volume, and page.
(5) When there are two or more literatures of the same author(s), they shall be arranged in the order of year.
(6) When several literatures with the same first author and different second or third author are listed, the literatures shall be arranged
following the last name of the second or third author consecutively regardless of the year of release.
(7) When there are two or more papers of the same author and same year, a, b, and so on shall be indicated in the year.
(8) For the indication of name of author, the name of first author shall be the last name and the initial, and the names of second
author, third author, and so on shall be the initial and the last name. But, the initial of author name shall have no space between
them, and when there are two authors, there shall be "and" between them. When there are three or more authors, there shall be
a comma between them and shall be ", and" right before the name of last author. When the name includes Junior, the name shall
be written as Smith, B.F., Jr.
<Example>Order of Literature Cited, indication of author name, and indication of year
Barley, K.H. 2011.
Barley, K.H. 2011.
Barley, K.H and R.M. Donald. 2011.
Barley, K.H., R.M. Donald, and K.A. Robert. 2011a.
(9) For the title of paper and signature, only the first letter shall be a capital letter with other letters as small letters. The first letter of
the subtitle shall also be a capital letter.
(10) The name of academic journal shall be written entirely when it is made of one word (for example, HortScience, Phytopathology,
Science, and so on), and for the names with many words, the abbreviation of major words excluding "of", "and", and "the" shall
be written according to the abbreviations below. The name of journals indicating the abbreviation originally shall be used as the
indication.
(11) The concrete examples of framing the literature cited are as follows.
1. The papers on academic journals (Periodical)
Yang, X. and C.F. Quiros. 1995. Characterizing the celery genome with DNA-based genetic markers. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci.
120:747-751.
2. Abstracts
Nesmith, W.C. and W.M. Dowler. 1973. Cold Hardiness of peach trees as affected by certain cultural practices. HortScience
8: 267. (Abstr.)
3. Books
Hartmann, H.T., D.E. Kester, F.T. Davies, Jr., and R.L. Geneve. 1997. Plant propagation: Principles and practices. 6th ed.
Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, N.J.
4. The papers or general remarks on books (Book chapter)
Brown, A.G. 1975. Apples, p. 3-37. In: J. Janick and J.N. Moore (eds.). Advances in fruit breeding. Purdue Univ. Press,
West Lafayette, Ind.Karukstis, K.K. 1991.Chlorophyll fluorescence as a physiological probe of the photosynthetic apparatus,
p. 769-795. In: H. Sheer (ed.). Chlorophylls. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fla.
5. Theses (Dessertation or Thesis)
Reeder, J.D. 1981. Nitrogen transformation in revegetated coal spoils. PhD Diss., Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins.
(Diss. Abstr. 81-26447.)
6. Periodicals Other Than Regular Papers (Bulletin and so on)
Rollins, H.A., F.S. Howlett, and E.H. Emmert. 1962. Factors affecting apple hardiness and methods of measuring resistance
of tissue to low temperature injury. Ohio Agr. Expt. Sta. Res. Bul. 901.
7. Proceedings and so on
American Society for Horticultural Science. Tropical Region. 1970. Proc. XVIII Annu. Mtg., Miami, 25-30 Oct. 1970.
(Proc. Trop. Reg. Amer. Soc. Hor. Sci. 14.)
8. Proceedings paper
Locasio, S.J., T.G.A. Fiskell, and P.E. Everett. 1970. Advances in watermelon fertility. Proc. Trop. Reg. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci.
14:223-231.
9. Official reports (Reports)
U.S. Department of Agriculture. 1977. Agricultural statistics for 1996. U.S. Dept. Agr., Washington, D.C. p. 307.
10. Websites
It shall be written in the order of author (institution), year (or date of publication), title, and URL (Internet Website address).

9. Receipt of Manuscript

(1) The manuscripts can be submitted at all times.
(2) You shall use the e-mail or online for contacts about manuscript and editing.

Zip Code: 534-729
61 Dorim-ri Cheonggye-myeon Muan-gun Jeollanam-do, Korea
Department of Horticultural Science at Mokpo National University
Editorial Board at Society for People, Plants and Environment
E-mail: ppekorea-ed@hanmail.net
Website: www.ppekorea.or.kr

Plan for Publication of Journal and Information on Submission

1. On this journal, the research papers, general remarks, design works, technical data, and features that have not been released on any other journal or are not planned to be released shall be published.

2. Strictly observe the submission regulations and guidelines for framing of papers of this Society, and submit the papers along with a copy of the cover letter at the Form Reference Room of Website of Society, submission fee, and examination fee.

3. At the time of submission using the 'e-mail', frame the cover letter at the Form Reference Room of Website of Society, and send it to the e-mail of Executive Office of Society along with the paper to be submitted.

4. At the time of submission using the 'online application for submission of papers', upload the cover letter at the Form Reference Room of Website of Society and file of paper to be submitted by accessing the Website of Society by entering the username and password.

5. Whether the manuscript is adopted or not shall be determined by the Editorial Board according to the paper examination regulations of this journal.

6. At the time of receipt of paper, the contributor shall pay the fixed publication fee and the examination fee of 100,000 won. The express fee shall be 200,000 won (express means that only the examination is completed within one week).

7. When the published paper exceeds the regulated quantity (6 pages), the excess publication fee (the number of exceeding pages x 30,000 won) shall be paid separately.

8. When the paper is not permitted to be published, the publication fee shall not be returned.

9. This journal shall be published 6 times a year from 2009.

10. Reception desk: <534-729> 61 Dorim-ri Cheonggye-myeon Muan-gun Jeollanam-do, Korea
Department of Horticultural Science at Mokpo National University
Editorial Board at Society for People, Plants and Environment
Website: www.ppekorea.or.kr
E-mail: ppekorea-ed@hanmail.net