ARAA Awarded 3 Prizes in 2014
   On Sept. 26th, 2014, China Information Institute of MoST issued the “Statistical Results of China Sci-tech Papers in 2014” and ARAA was again honored “China Outstanding Sci-tech Journal” after winning the same title in 2011 consecutively. Assessing of China Outstanding Sci-tech Journal Award started in 2008 under the joint support of 7 ministries and bureaus at state level, and over 1900 journals participated in the assessment for 300 top journals judged by about 24 criteria every three years.
   From10th to 12th, Dec. 2014, The 7th Members & Representative Conference for China HEI Journal Association and the 5thSci-tech Journals Awarding Conference was held in Guangzhou and ARAA won Excellent Chinese HEI Journal Award by MoE successive to the same title in 2012 for its credits, dissemination and international reputation.
   On July 19th, 2014, voting for Editing Innovation Award for Chinese Agricultural Journals concluded in Beijing and 25 journals including ARAA won the award.
   We knew clearly that all these honors and prizes could not be obtained without the joint effort and dedication from reviewers, editorial staff, authors and readers. Hereby, we would like to take the chance to express our gratitude for all the involved and call on our sustaining devotion for the future promising prospect of ARAA on the international stage.
                                                                                                                                                                                        ARAA Editorial Department