Regional Agricultural Research Center of Meknes : The scientific expertise serving regional agricultural development

The Regional Center for Agricultural Research in Meknes head office

The Regional Center for Agricultural Research in Meknes head office

The Regional Agricultural Research Center of Meknes is an institution with deep historical positioning that develops an up-to-date research strategy for the production of technologies, knowledge and methods. The research center accompanies the implementation of regional agricultural plans designed in the frame of the Green Morocco Plan in close partenership with the development stakeholders and the professionnal organizations.

A research mission focused on agricultural development

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Scientific article : Exploring Active Peptides with Antimicrobial Activity In Planta against Xylella fastidiosa.

Journal BiologyTitle : Exploring Active Peptides with Antimicrobial Activity In Planta against Xylella fastidiosa.

Autors : Kaoutar El Handi (1,2,3), Miloud Sabri (2,3,4), Franco Valentini (3), Angelo De Stradis (5), El Hassan Achbani (2), Majida Hafidi (1), Maroun El Moujabber (3) & Toufic Elbeaino (3).

(1) UMI FS Meknes – (2) ARNI RC Meknes – (3) CIHEAM IAM Bari – (4) UIT FS Kenitra – (5) Univ. Bari IPSP.

Journal : Biology 2022, 11(11), 1685. DOI : 10.3390/biology11111685.

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Scientific article : Identification and characterization of Erwinia phage IT22: a new bacteriophage-based biocontrol against Erwinia amylovora

VirusesTitle : Identification and characterization of Erwinia phage IT22: a new bacteriophage-based biocontrol against Erwinia amylovora

Autors : Miloud Sabri(1,2,3), Kaoutar El Handi(2,3,4), Franco Valentini(3), Angelo De Stradis(5), El Hassan Achbani(2), Rachid Benkirane(1), Grégory Resch(6), and Toufic Elbeaino(3)

(1) ITU FS Kenitra – (2) ARNI RC Meknes – (3) CIHEAM Bari – (4) MIU FS Meknes – (5) CNR IPSP Bari – (6) CRISP CHUV Lausanne.

Journal : Viruses 2022, 14(11), 2455. DOI : 10.3390/v14112455.

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Scientific article : Moisture Sorption Isotherms of Sweet Cherry (Prunus Avium L.): Comparative Study of Kinetics and Thermodynamic Modeling of Five Varieties.

IJFSTitle : Moisture Sorption Isotherms of Sweet Cherry (Prunus Avium L.): Comparative Study of Kinetics and Thermodynamic Modeling of Five Varieties.

Autors : Rachida Ouaabou(1,2), Said Ennahli(3), Lahcen Hssaini(4), Bouchra Nabil(2), Ali Idlimam(1), Abdelkader Lamharrar(1), Mostafa Mahrouz(1) and Hafida Hanine(2).

(1) UCA FSSM Marrakech – (2) USMS FST Beni Mellal – (3) NSA Meknes – (4) ARNI RC Meknes.

Journal : International Journal of Food Science, Volume 2022. DOI : 10.1155/2022/6786590.

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Scientific article : Phenotyping Olive Cultivars for Drought Tolerance Using Leaf Macro-Characteristics

OIPTitle : Phenotyping Olive Cultivars for Drought Tolerance Using Leaf Macro-Characteristics

Autors : Rachid Razouk (1), Lahcen Hssaini (1), Mohamed Alghoum (1), Atman Adiba (1, 2) and Anas Hamdani (1, 2).

(1) : ARNI RC Meknes – (2) : SMSU FST Beni Mellal.

Journal : Horticulturae 2022, 8(10), 939. DOI : 10.3390/horticulturae8100939

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Scientific article: Aromatic potential, quality and antioxidant activity of saffron grown in Morocco.

ffj.v37.6.coverTitle : Aromatic potential, quality and antioxidant activity of saffron grown in Morocco.

Autors : Ghizlane Kabiri (1), Lahcen Hssaini (2), Nadia Naim (3), Karim Houmanat (2), Said Ennahli(3), Marie-Laure Fauconnier (4), Hafida Hanine (1).

(1) : USMS FST Beni Mellal – (2) : ARNI RC Meknes – (3) : NSA Meknès – (4) LCNM Gembloux, Univ. Liege

Journal : Flavour Fragrance Journal, 2022 ; 00 : 1- 14. DOI : 10.1002/ffj.3722

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Scientific article : Freeze dried pomegranate juices of Moroccan fruits: main representative phenolic compounds.

JFSATitle : Freeze dried pomegranate juices of Moroccan fruits: main representative phenolic compounds.

Autors : Serena Indelicato(1), Karim Houmanat(2), David Bongiorno(1), Assia Ejjilani(2, 4), Lahcen Hssaini(2), Rachid Razouk(2), Jamal Charafi(2), Said Ennahli(3), Hafida Hanine(4).

(1) : STEBICEF University of Palermo Italie – (2) : ARNI RC Meknes – (3) NAS Meknes – (4) FST USMS Beni Mellal.

Journal : J Sci Food Agric. Sept. 2022. https://doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.12229

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Scientific article : Moroccan sesame: Current situation, challenges, and recommended actions for its development

Title : Moroccan sesame: Current situation, challenges, and recommended actions for its development

Autors : Mohamed Kouighat(1,2), Meriem El Harfi(3), Hafida Hanine(2), Mohamed El Fechtali(1) and Abdelghani Nabloussi(1)

(1) : ARNI RC Meknes – (2) : FST Beni Mellal – (3) : STS Fkih Ben Salah

Journal : Oilseeds & fats Crops and Lipids – OCL 2022, 29, 27. DOI : 10.1051/ocl/2022022

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Scientific article : Genetic diversity revealed via molecular analysis of moroccan and foreign plum (Prunus domestica; Prunus salicina) genotypes from an ex-situ collection.

VegetosTitle : Genetic diversity revealed via molecular analysis of moroccan and foreign plum (Prunus domestica; Prunus salicina) genotypes from an ex-situ collection.

Autors : Anas Hamdani(1,2), Said Bouda(2), Karim Houmanat(1), Hakim Outghouliast(1), Rachid Razouk(1), Atman Adiba(1) & Jamal Charafi(1)

(1) : ARNI RC Meknes – (2) FST Beni Mellal

Journal : Vegetos, 2022. DOI : 10.1007/s42535-022-00463-7

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Scientific article : Antagonistic effect of Leuconostoc mesenteroides on grapevine crown gall and fire blight

OIPTitle: Antagonistic effect of Leuconostoc mesenteroides on grapevine crown gall and fire blight.

Autors : Miloud Sabri(1,2,3), Khaoula Habbadi(1), El Hassan Achbani(1), Rachid Benkirane(2), Kaoutar El Handi(1,3), Mohamed Ou-Zine(1), Taoufiq Benali(4), and Toufic Elbeaino(3).

(1) ARNI Meknes – (2) FS Kenitra – (3) IAM Bari – (4) PDF Safi.

Journal : Journal of Crop Improvement  (Taylor & Francis Online), Août 2022. DOI : 10.1080/15427528.2022.2108951

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Scientific article : Assessment of some sesame mutants under normal and water-stress conditions

OIPTitle : Assessment of some sesame mutants under normal and water-stress conditions

Autors : Mohamed Kouighat (1,2), Hafida Hanine(2), Mohamed El Fechtali(1) & Abdelghani Nabloussi(1)

(1) : ARNI Meknes – (2) FST Beni Mellal

Journal : Journal of Crop Improvement (Taylor & Francis Online), Jul. 2022. DOI:10.1080/15427528.2022.2095685

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