SCIENTIFIC SERIAL PUBLICATIONS
Under this classification, there are three types of publications viz. Journal of Tropical Agriculture and Food Science (JTAFS), Commodity Technology Bulletin (CTB), MARDI Reports, and 'Makalah Sesekala'.
JTAFS replaces the MARDI Research Journal and is published twice a year in June and December. It contains articles on agriculture and related fields which are mainly written by the institute researchers and occasionally also articles written by researchers outside MARDI. Articles are written both in English and Bahasa Melayu and abstracts in both languages are also provided.
The MARDI Report is a series published either in English or Bahasa Melayu and each report contains only one article of special interest. This series contains titles with information on various aspects of agronomy, agricultural economics agricultural engineering, crop production, crop protection and food science. On the average 6-8 titles are published annually.
The Commodity Technology Bulletin is a series which consists of nine titles on the various commodities, agricultural engineering and food science. The series had been published between 1985-1997. Each bulletin contains an average of 10 articles both in Bahasa Melayu and English
'Makalah Sesekalai' are research reports on the economic aspects of agriculture. A total of 18 such reports have been published between 1993-1997. Each report focuses on one subject only and in Bahasa Melayu