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

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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 : Survey of Phenolic Acids, Flavonoids and In Vitro Antioxidant Potency Between Fig Peels and Pulps: Chemical and Chemometric Approach

moleculesTitle : Survey of Phenolic Acids, Flavonoids and In Vitro Antioxidant Potency Between Fig Peels and Pulps: Chemical and Chemometric Approach.

Autors : Lahcen Hssaini(1,2), Francisca Hernandez(3), Manuel Viuda-Martos(3), Jamal Charafi(1), Rachid Razouk(1), Karim Houmanat(1), Rachida Ouaabou(4), Said Ennahli(5), Driss Elothmani(6), Ilham Hmid(2,6), Marie Laure Fauconnier(7) and Hafida Hanine(2).

(1) ARNI – RC Meknes – (2) FST Beni Mellal – (3) Universidad Miguel Hernández de Elche – Esp. – (4) FS Marrakech – (5) NAS Meknes – (6) ESA Anger Fr. – (7) ULG Be.

Journal : Molecules 2021, 26(9), 2574; https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules26092574.

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Scientific article : Fig seeds: Combined Approach of Lipochemical Assessment Using Gas Chromatography and FTIR-ATR Spectroscopy Using Chemometrics

VibrationalTitle : Fig seeds: Combined Approach of Lipochemical Assessment Using Gas Chromatography and FTIR-ATR Spectroscopy Using Chemometrics.

Autors : Lahcen Hssaini(1), RachidRazouk(1), JamalCharafia(1), Karim Houmanat(1), Hafida Hanine(2)

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

Journal : Vibrational Spectroscopy, Vol. 113, March 2021, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vibspec.2021.103251

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Scientific article : Assessing the resilience of farming systems on the Saïs plain, Morocco

egional Environmental ChangeIntitulé : Assessing the resilience of farming systems on the Saïs plain, Morocco

Autors : Laure Hossard(1), Aziz Fadlaoui(2), Elsa Ricote(1) & Hatem Belhouchette(3)

(1) INRAE, University Montpellier, France – (2) ARNI RC Meknes – (3) CIHEAM-IAMM Montpellier, France.

Journal : Regional Environmental Change 21, 36 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10113-021-01764-4, 25/03/2021

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Scientific article : Functionnal and Technological Properties of Five Strawberry (Arbutus Unedo L.) Fruit as Bioactive Ingredients in Functional Foods

FOODTitle : Functionnal and Technological Properties of Five Strawberry (Arbutus Unedo L.) Fruit as Bioactive Ingredients in Functional Foods.

Autors : Hafida zitounia(1), Lahcen Hssaini(2), Rachida Ouaabou(1), Manuel Viuda-Martos(3), Francisca Hernandez(3), Sezai Ercisli(4), Hanaa Hachimi(1), Messaoudi Zerhoune(1) &Hafida Hanine(1).

(1) FS Beni Mellal – (2) ARNI RC Meknes – (3) EPSO Spain– (4) AUA Turey.

Journal : International Journal of Food Properties, Volume 24, 2021 – Issue 1, Mar 2021. https://doi.org/10.1080/10942912.2021.1883058

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Scientific article : Screening for water stress tolerance in eleven plum (Prunus salicina L.) cultivars using agronomic and physiological traits.

Title : Screening for water stress tolerance in eleven plum (Prunus salicina L.) cultivars using agronomic and physiological traits.

Autors : Anas Hamdani (1,2), Jamal Charafi (1), Said Bouda (2), Lahcen Hssaini (1,2), Atman Adiba (1,2)  & Rachid Razouk (1).

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

Journal : Scientia Horticulturae, Volume 281, 30 April 2021, DOI : 10.1016/j.scienta.2021.109992

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Scientific article : Assessment of genetic diversity in Moroccan sesame (Sesamum indicum) using ISSR molecular markers

Title : Assessment of genetic diversity in Moroccan sesame (Sesamum indicum) using ISSR molecular markers.

Autors : Meriem El Harfi(1,2), Jamal Charafi(1), Karim Houmanat(1), Hafida Hanine(2) and Abdelghani Nabloussi(1).

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

Journal : OCL 2021, 28, 3 – https://doi.org/10.1051/ocl/2020072

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Scientific article : Molecular Diversity of Walnut (Juglans regia L.) among Two Major Areas in Morocco in Contrast with Foreign Varieties

Title : Molecular Diversity of Walnut (Juglans regia L.) among Two Major Areas in Morocco in Contrast with Foreign Varieties.

Autors : Karim Houmanat (1,2), Kajji Abdellah(1), Lahcen Hssaini(1), Rachid Razouk(1), Hafida Hanine(2) , Soukaina Jaafary(1,2) & Jamal Charafi(1).

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

Journal : International Journal of Fruit Science, Dec. 2020, DOI: 10.1080/15538362.2020.1862734

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Scientific article : Novel genetic variability in sesame induced via ethyl methane sulfonate.

Title : Novel genetic variability in sesame induced via ethyl methane sulfonate.

Autors : Mohamed Kouighat(1), Souhail Channaoui(1,2), Mustapha Labhilili(3), Mohamed El Fechtali(1) & Abdelghani Nabloussi(1).

(1) : NARI RC Meknes – (2) : FS Meknes – (3) : NARI RC Rabat.

Journal : Journal of Crop Improvement / Taylor & Francis Online, 22 Dec 2020, https://doi.org/10.1080/15427528.2020.1861155

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Scientific article : Hygroscopic proprieties of fig (Ficus carica L.): Mathematical modelling of moisture sorption isotherms and isosteric heat kinetics

Title : Hygroscopic proprieties of fig (Ficus carica L.): Mathematical modelling of moisture sorption isotherms and isosteric heat kinetics.

Autors : Lahcen Hssaini(1,2), Rachida Ouaabou(3), JamalCharafi(1), Ali Idlimam(4), Abdelkader Lamharrar(1,2,3,4), Rachid Razouk(1) et Hafida Hanine(2).

(1) : NARI RC Meknes – (2) : FST Beni Mellal – (3) : FS Marrakech – (4) : LESMP Marrakech.

Journal South African Journal of Botany (Elsivier), December 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sajb.2020.11.026

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Scientific article : Yield and fruit quality of almond, peach and plum under regulated deficit irrigation

Title : Yield and fruit quality of almond, peach and plum under regulated deficit irrigation.

Autors : Rachid RAZOUK(1), Abdellah KAJJI(1), Anas HAMDANI(1,2), Jamal CHARAFI(1), Lahcen HSSAINI(1) and Said BOUDA(2).

(1) : INRA – CRRA Meknes – (2) : FST Beni Mellal

Journal : Frontiers of Agricultural Science Engineering (indexed in Scopus), 02 December 2020. Volume 7 (4). doi: 10.15302/J-FASE-2020325.

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