Welcome and Opening
Remarks By His Highness Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al-Nahayan, Minister
of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Chancellor of United Arab
Speech of His Excellency Mr. Ahmad Sultan AI Halami, Undersecretary of
the Department of Agriculture & Livestock
Date Palm Germplasm: Overview and
Utilization in the USA.
Studies on Pollination of Date Palms.
the Pollination method and Pollen Concentration on Chemical
characteristics of Date Fruit from Fard Cultivar.
Intensifying color formation of Zaghloul
Date Palm fruits using Modified Ethephon Formulations.
Effect of Naphthaleneacetic acid on fruit ripening and
quality of (Khenazi, cv.) Date Palm.
Interaction effects of the sequential applications of some
growth regulators on the growth of date palm trees
(Phoenix dactylifera L.).
Date Processing Technology
Preparation and Evaluation of Egyptian Date Syrup.
Suitability of Nine Saudi Date Cultivars for Candy Making.
Water sorption isotherms of date pastes as influenced by
date cultivar and storage temperature.
Irradiation of dates: insect disinfestation, microbial and
chemical assessments, and use of thermoluminescence
Date Propagation Genetics and
propagation of Egyptian Date
Palm: II- Direct and indirect shoot proliferation from
shoot-tip explants of Phoenix dactylifera L. CV.
Somatic embryogenesis and mass micropropagation of date palm
(Phoenix dactylifera L.), characterization and
genetic stability of regenerated plantlets by RAPD markers.
Comparison between date palm fruits produced from tissue
culture and offshoot plants (Hilali cultivar).
Molecular characterization of Egyptian date palm: II. RAPD
Molecular characterization of tunisian date palm varieties.
construction of a Genetic Map of date palms using the amplified fragment
length polymorphism technique (AFLP).
genetic diversity analysis of date palm
(Phoenix dactylifera L.) varieties from morocco using
The reproducibility of
RAPD profiles: effect of PCR components on RAPD analysis of date palm
Growth of date palm
callus as affected by amino acids as organic nitrogen source.
(Entomology & Pathology)
Impact of the entomophagous fauna on the Parlatoria
blanchardii targ population in the biskra region.
Insect pests of date palm trees in northern sinai, Egypt.
Preliminary Biological Studies on some Date-palm insects in
Integrates pest management for the control of red palm
weevil Rhynchphorus ferrugineus oliv in the United
Arab Emirates, eastern region, Al Ain.
Susceptibility of some date-palm cultivars to the root-knot
nematode, Meloidogyne incognita.
Histological response of susceptible and resistant date palm
cultivars to the root- knot nematode, Meloidogyne
Bayoud toxin isolation and use for screening of date palm
plants for disease resistance.
report on post harvest fungi on date fruits in Libya.
Fertilization and Irrigation
Fertilization of date palm tree
(Phoenix dactylifera L.) in Iraq.
Performance of different date palm cultivars under hyper
aridsupplementary irrigated western plains of rajas than
Irrigation scheduling of palm trees in the United Arab
Studies on fruit thinning of date palms.
Effect of bunch/leaf ratio on the yield and quality of
Zaghloul date palm.
Effect of bunch thinning on fruit quality of some date palm
Effect of Vapor Gard and some preservatives on the quality
of date fruits (Zahdi cv.) at rutab stage during cold
Effect of temperature on the storage of rutab dates
harvested at different maturity stages.
Development to the rutab stage without accompanied fruit
softening of Zaghloul dates by some postharvest treatments.
Determination of maturity standards of dates.
Effect of the glucose syrup coating on the quality of the
Tunisian dates during storage.
in the United Arab
Production and protection of date palms in Sudan.
Present status and future prospects of dates and dates palm
industries in Saudi Arabia.
Date production support programme in Namibia objectives,
achievements and future activities.
Date production and marketing in the United Arab Emirates.
Adaptation of the researches to the peculiarities of the
date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) culture at elche
The Phyllotaxis of the date palm (Phoenix Dactylifera
Branching abnormality and axillary buds outgrowth after
apical dome decapitation of date palm (Phoenix
Evaluation of some date palm cultivars grown in Siwa Oasis.
Survey on production,
handling, storage and marketing of
dates in the northern region.
By - Product Utilization
Effect of acid-Treated and untreated date pits on the growth
performance of broiler chicks.
Sulfuric acid treated date palm pits as dietary ingredients
in tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) diets.
Effect of Nitrate concentration on recovery of date palm