Vol 5 – Issue Spl-1-SAFSAW

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security In the Arab World

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Lead Guest Editors
Prof. Dr. Gary S. Straquadine
Vice Chancellor and Vice Provost, Utah State University – Eastern Campus,
Price, Utah 84501 USA

Prof. Dr. Mirza Barjees Baig
Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Society,
College of Food and Agriculture Sciences
King Saud University -Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Tel Off: 00 966 11 4676980 Cell: 00 966 561209647
Email: mbbaig@ksu.edu.sa; drbaig2@yahoo.ca

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Mukhtar
Former Vice Chancellor (Islamia University of Bahawalpur)
Professor and Chair Department of Biotechnology
American University of Ras Al Khaimah UAE


Review article
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

The Role of Science and Technology in Enhancing Food Security in Arab Countries
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S1.S14
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Role of Sustainable Wheat Production to Ensure Food Security in the CWANA region
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S15.S32
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Food self-sufficiency under the Green-Morocco Plan
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S33.S40
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Sustainable use of marginal lands to improve food security in the United Arab Emirates
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S41.S49
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Water and Food Security in the Arabian Peninsula: Struggling for More Actions
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S50.S62
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Research Article
Animal Husbandry

Comparison of Heat shock Protein gene (HSP70-1) Sequence in Aradi and Damascus Goat breeds (Capra hircus) raised under heat stress conditions
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S63.S67
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Evaluation of Awassi sheep genotypes for growth, milk production and milk composition
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S68.S75
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Seasonal Preference of Awassi Sheep for Atriplex shrubs suitable for Mediterranean Rangelands
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S76.S85
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Agricultural Extension and Education

Perspectives of Saudis and Non-Saudis on Water Issues in the Rural Areas of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S86.S90
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Use of cell phones by the farmers as an extension tool to practice sustainable agriculture and achieve food security in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S91.S98
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Water Management

Response of Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor M.) to Three Irrigation Systems under Treated Waste water and Fresh Water Irrigations system
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S99.S107
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Mathematical model of hydraulic systems and application to irrigation problems
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S108.S115
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Agricultural Economics

Analysis of the technical efficiency, pure and scale efficiency of rained cereal farms: Case of the upper semi-arid
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S116.S125
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Using VARX model to forecast the effect of cultivation of main crops on water security in Saudi Arabia
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S126.S135
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Horticulture Sciences

Tomato grafting impacts on yield and fruit quality under water stress conditions
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S136.S147
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Influence of soil texture and moisture on the interaction of Meloidogyne javanica and Macrophomina phaseolina on green beans
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S148.S154
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Nutrition

Nutritive value of Elrashad (Lepidium sativum L.) seeds grown in Saudi Arabia
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S155.S159
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Keynote Article

Revisiting Extension Systems in Saudi Arabia: Emerging Reasons and Realities
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18006/2017.5(Spl-1-SAFSAW).S160.S164
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