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Abd El-Wahed MH, EL Sabagh A, Mohammed H, Ueda A, Saneoka H, Celaleddin B (2015b) Evaluation of Barley Productivity and Water Use Efficiency under Saline Water Irrigation in Arid Region. International Journal of Agriculture Crop Science 8: 765-773.

Abd el-wahed MH, EL Sabagh A, Zayed A, Sanussi A, Saneoka H, Barutçular C (2015a) Improving yield and water productivity of maize grown under deficit-irrigated in dry area conditions. Azarian Journal of Agriculture 2: 123-132.

Abdalla MM, El-Khoshiban NH (2007) The influence of water stress on growth, relative water content, photosynthetic pigments, some metabolic and hormonal contents of Triticum aestivum cultivars. Journal of Applied Science and Research 3: 2062-2074.

Abdel CG, Al-Rawi IMT (2011) Response of mungbean (Vigna radiata L., Wilczek) to gibberellic acid (GA3) rates and varying irrigation frequencies. International Journal of Bioscience 1: 85-92.

Abdelaal AAK, Hafez YM, EL Sabagh A (2017) Ameliorative effects of abscisic acid and yeast on morpho-physiological and yield characters of maize (Zea mays L.) plants under water deficit conditions. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 26: 7372-7383.

Abdelaal AAK, Omara IR, Hafez MY, Samar ME, EL Sabagh A (2018) Anatomical, Biochemical and Physiological Changes in Some Egyptian Wheat Cultivars Inoculated with Puccinia gramini f. sp. tritici. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 27 : 296-305.

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Ali Q, Ashraf M (2011) Exogenously applied glycine betaine enhances seed and seed oil quality of maize (Zea mays L.) Under water deficit conditions. Environment Experimental Botany 71: 249–259. doi:10.1016/j.envexpbot.2010.12.009.

Allahmoradi P, Mokhtar G, Shayesteh T, Shahrbanu T (2011) Physiological Aspects of Mungbean (Vigna radiata L.) in Response to Drought Stress. International Proceedings of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering 9 :272-275.  .

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Ashraf M, Foolad MR (2007) Roles of glycine betaine and proline in improving plant abiotic stress resistance. Environmental and Experimental Botany 59: 207-216.


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Barutçular C, EL Sabagh A, Konuskan O, Saneoka H and Yoldash KM (2016a) Evaluation of maize hybrids to terminal drought stress tolerance by defining drought indices. Journal of Experimental Biology and Agricultural Sciences 4: 610- 616.

Barutçular C, EL Sabagh A,  Koç M,  Ratnasekera D (2017) Relationships between Grain Yield and Physiological Traits of Durum Wheat Varieties under Drought and High Temperature Stress in Mediterranean Conditions. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 26: (17_00433).

Barutçular C, Y?ld?r?m M, Koç M, Ak?nc? C, Tanr?kulu A, EL Sabagh A, Saneoka H, Ueda A, Islam MS, Toptas I, Albayrak O, Tanrikulu A (2016b) Quality traits performance of bread wheat genotypes under drought and heat stress conditions. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 25: 6159-6165.

Barutçular C, Yildirim M, Koc M, Akinci C, Toptac I, Albayrak O, Tanrikulu A, ELSabagh A (2016c) Evaluation of SPAD chlorophyll in spring wheat genotypes under different environments. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 25: 1258–1266.

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EL Sabagh A, Omar A, Saneoka H, Barutçular C (2015a) Physiological performance of soybean germination and seedling growth under salinity stress. Dicle University Inst. Natural Applied Science Journal 4: 6-15.

EL Sabagh A, Sorour S, Omar A, Islam MS, Ueda A, Saneoka H, Barutçular C, (2015b) Soybean (Glycine max L.) growth enhancement under water stress conditions. International Conference on Chemistry Agriculture and Biological Science (CABS-2015) Sept. 4-5, 2015 Istanbul (Turkey).

EL Sabagh A, Sorour S, Omar A, Islam MS, Ueda A, Saneoka H, Barutçular C (2015c) A comparative study on role of proline, glycine betaine and compost fertilizer in improving drought stress resistance of soybean. 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture and Environment, Konya, Turkey.

EL Sabagh A, Sorour S, Omar A, Ragab A, Islam MS, Barutçular C, Ueda A, Saneoka H (2015d) Alleviation of Adverse Effects of Salt Stress on Soybean (Glycine max L.) by Using Osmoprotectants and Compost Application. International Journal of Biological, Biomolecular, Agricultural, Food and Biotechnological Engineering 9 :1014-1018.

EL Sabagh A, Omar A, Saneoka H, Barutçular C (2015e) Evaluation agronomic traits of canola (Brassica napus L.) under organic, bio- and chemical fertilizers. Dicle University Institute of Natural and Applied Science Journal 4:59-67.

EL Sabagh A, Omar A, Saneoka H, Barutçular C (2015f) Comparative physiological study of soybean (Glycine max L.) cultivars under salt stress. Yuzuncu Yil University Journal of Agricultural Sciences 25 : 269-278.

EL Sabagh A, Islam MS, Ueda A, Saneoka H, Barutçular C (2015g) Increasing reproductive stage tolerance to salinity stress in soybean. International Journal of Agriculture and Crop Science 8: 738-745.

El-Sabagh A, Sorour S, Ueda A, Saneoka H, Barutçular C (2015h) Evaluation of salinity stress effects on seed yield and quality of three soybean cultivars. Azarian Journal of Agriculture 2: 138-141.

EL Sabagh A, Sorour S, Morsi A, Islam MS, Ueda A, Barutcular C, Arioglu H, Saneoka H (2016a) Role of osmoprotectants and compost application in improving water stress tolerance in soybean (Glycine max L.). International Journal of Current Research 8: 25949-25954.

EL Sabagh A, Abdelhamid O, Saneoka H, Islam MS (2016b) Roles of compost fertilizer on nitrogen fixation in soybean (Glycine max L.) under water deficit conditions. Agricultural Advances 5: 340-344. DOI: 10.14196/aa.v5i7.2326.

EL Sabagha A, Sorour S, Saneoka H, Islam MS (2016c) Enhancing nitrogen fixation in soybean (Glycine max L.) by composting under saline stress condition. Agricultural Advances 5: 345-348. DOI: 10.14196/aa.v5i8.2327.

EL Sabagh A, Abd El-Rasool S, Islam MS, Barutçular C, Omar A  (2016d) Improving growth of canola (Brassica napus L.) plants by seed inoculation and inorganic - organic nitrogen fertilization. Asian Journal of Science and Technologies 7: 2283- 2288.

EL Sabagh A, Omar A, Saneoka H, Barutçular C (2016e) Role of integrated use of nitrogen fertilizer sources in improving seed quality of canola (Brassica napus L.). Turkish Journal of Agriculture-Food Science and Technology 4:73-78.

EL Sabagh AE, Sorour S, Ragab A, Saneoka H, Islam MS (2017) The effect of exogenous application of proline and glycine betaine on the nodule activity of soybean under saline condition. Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology 2: 01–05. DOI: 10.20936/JAB/160301.

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