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The Ministry or Agriculture

 


Name:    Abd El Moneam El Banna
Date of Birth:    February 25, 1960
Place of Birth:    Cairo,  Egypt
Marital Status:    Married
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Web site : http://www.arc.sci.eg


Languages:


1-Mother Tongue: Arabic
2-Second Language: English (Excellent, Speaking, Writing, Discussion)


Qualifications: 

•    1981 Bachelor of Agricultural Sciences, Biochemistry Department - College of Agriculture – Ain Shams University.
•    1989 Master of Biochemistry (Agricultural Biotechnology) - College of Agriculture- Cairo University.
•    1993 Ph.D. of Biochemistry (Agricultural Biotechnology) - College of Agriculture- Cairo University.

Current Occupation:   Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation starting from 16th February 2017.

Employment:


    1994 -1999 Director of Culture Tissue, Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation.
    2000 Director –Central Laboratory for Date Palm – Agricultural Research Center.
    2002 Chief – Date Palm Research Program- National Program of Horticultural Crops, Agricultural Research Center.
    2002 Director – Development Agricultural Systems Project- Egypt –USA.
    Chairman Palm Technology Unit, 2005.
    Deputy of Horticulture Research Institute since 2007 till 2009.
    Vice President for Production, Agricultural Research Center, 2010.
    Vice President for Research, Agricultural Research Center, 2011.
    Vice President for Production, Agricultural Research Center, 2012.
    President, Agricultural Research Center since 2012 till 2017.


Membership of National & International Organizations  :

    Member –Scientific and Technical for genetic resources, National Gene Bank, 2003.
    Member of Development Studies and Technical Programs in Date Palm export, 2004.
    Member Agricultural Seeds Committee, 2006.
    Member of Standing Committee to evaluate scientific production, Horticulture Research Institute,  2007.
    Member follow-up committee to prepare the most important research activities in Agricultural Research Center to be    presented to the viewers in cooperation with Higher Education Channel, 2010.
    Member of International Cooperation with African Countries Committee, 2010.
    Chairman Advisory Center for Enhancement Agricultural Exports Services, 2010.
    Member of Standing Committee of Leadership Positions, Agricultural Research Center, 2010.
    Board Member of Agricultural Engineering Unit, 2011.
    Board Member of Egyptian National Agricultural Library, 2011.
    Member of preparatory Committee for the workshop titled "Policies  and Bio safety between Egypt, Libya and Eritrea, 2011.
    Chairman of the Board of Directors of Agricultural Research Center, 2011.
    Member of Researches Evaluation Committee to get Agricultural Research Center Awards, 2012.
    Chairman of Disciplinary Board, Agricultural Research Center, 2012.
    Board Member of Palm Technology Unit, 2012.
    Board Member of Climate Change Information Center, 2012.
    Board Member of Toshka Unit in South Valley, 2012.
    Member of Steering Committee and Working Groups to prepare Feasibility Studies for some National Agricultural Projects for inclusion in the Executive Plan of 2012/2013.
    Member of the Steering Committee of the project entitled:
"Enhancing Food Security in Arab Countries" in collaboration with International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA), 2012.
    Member of the Steering Committee of the project entitled:
"Improving productivity in farming systems of the Nile Delta"
Phase 2, in collaboration with International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA), 2013.
    Member of the Steering Committee of the project entitled:
"MANAGEMENT OF WATER AND SALINITY IN THE NILE DELTA: A CROSS-SCALE INTEGRATED ANALYSIS OF EFFICIENCY AND EQUITY ISSUES", in collaboration with International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA), 2012.
    Member of the Steering Committee of the project entitled:
"Enhanced small-holder wheat-legume cropping systems to improve food security under changing climate in the dry lands of West Asia and North Africa", in collaboration with International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA), 2013.
    Member of the Steering Committee of the project entitled:
"TCP FOR AGRICULTURAL STRATEGIC PLAN 2030 - TCP/EGY/3401 BABY01, pipeline project - Food Security and Rural Livelihood Diversification Project in Upper Egypt / TCP FACILITY", in collaboration with Food and Agriculture Organization United Nations (FAO), 2012.
    Chairman of Technical Committee to discuss and follow-up the project "Support and Improve Maize Production", 2012.
    Member the Coordinating Committee of Joint Projects with European Union (FP7), 2012.
    Leader of the project titled:
“Strategies for the eradication and containment of the invasive pests: Red palm weevil Rhynchophorus ferrugineus and Palm Borer Moth Paysandisia archon”, funded by European Union, 2012.
    Member of the Steering Committee of the project entitled:
"TCP/EGY/3301 “Monitoring of Climate Change Risk Impacts of Sea Level Rise on Groundwater and Agriculture in the Nile Delta” , in collaboration with Food and Agriculture Organization United Nations (FAO), 2012.
    Vice President of Board of the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) representing the North Africa Sub-Regional Organization (NASRO), 2013.
    Chief the Coordination Committee for Projects of Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, 2013.
    Member of the Special Committee of proposals needed to improve  farmers' conditions to submit to fiftieth committee charged with preparing the new Egyptian constitution, 2013.
    Member of Egyptian National Agricultural Library Board of Directors, 2013.
    Member of Steering Coordinating Committee of Food Security Information Center, Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, 2013.
    Member of the Advisory Council for preparation and drafting proposed policies to achieve food security, 2013.
    Member of the Steering Committee of Agricultural Projects, 2013.
    Member of the Executive Council for the comprehensive development projects, 2013.
    Member of the Technical Committee of the project: "Development and improve Craft skills and improve the economic status of women and their families in areas of Middle and Upper Egypt, 2013.
    Chairman of the Board of Directors of Climate Change Information Center, 2013.
    Chairman of Supervisory Committee of The national campaign to promote the rice, 2013.
    Chairman of Supervisory Committee of The national campaign to promote the maize, 2013.
    Board Member of National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Sciences, 2013.
    Member of International Date Council, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2013.
    Member of Steering and Technical Committee of Egyptian – Italian Joint Projects, 2013.
    Reporter of the workgroup discussing the joint problem between different sectors affiliated to Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, 2013.
    Member of National Coordination Committee of the project: “Developing Field Irrigation in Old Land”, funded by International Fund for Agricultural Development, 2013.
    Member of the Steering Committee of the project: “Developing Field Irrigation in Old and New Land”, in coordination with Ministry of Water Resources &Irrigation, 2013.
     Member of the Committee to submit proposals to improve Farmers Status, 2013.
    Vice Chairman of Board of Directors, Egyptian National Agricultural Library, 2013.
    Member of Coordination Committee of Food Security Information Center, Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, 2013.
    Member of Advisory Board to prepare and form proposed policies to achieve Food Security, 2013.
    Member of the Executive Council of comprehensive development projects, 2013.
    Member of the Technical Committee of the craft skills development and improve the economic status of women and their families in Middle and Upper Egypt, 2013.
    Chairman of Supervisory Committee of The national campaign to promote Rice, 2013.
    Chairman of Supervisory Committee of The national campaign to promote maize, 2013.
    Member of Board of Directors, Agriculturalists Hospital, 2013.
    Chairman of Advisory Committee of the project: “Establishment of Excellence Center of Field Schools”, 2014
    Member of Sustainable Agriculture Development Council, 2014
    Member of Agricultural Research Center’s Board of Directors, 2014.
    Chairman of Coordination Committee of School Nutrition Project, 2014.
    Member of Egyptian –Japanese Joint Committee, 2014.
    Chairman of the Coordinating Committee to follow up the implementation of the national program plan for the extermination of peach fruit fly, 2014.
    Member of the Agricultural and Plant Development Committee for  Halayib & Shalateen and Abu Ramad, 2014.
    Member of Biosafety Committee, 2014.
    Member of the Joint Committee between the Ministry of Agriculture and land reclamation and Evangelical Organization for Social Services, 2014.
    National Coordinator Agricultural Services in New Land East Delta Project, 2014.
    Egyptian Leader of the Project: “Support the Improvement of Agricultural Research in Egypt through the Modernization of the Agricultural Research Centre (Twinning Project)”, in collaboration with Support to the Implementation of the Action Plan and Egypt-EU Association Agreement Programme (SAAP IV), Ministry of International Cooperation – Egypt and funded by European Union, 2014.
    Member of “Task Force” working group, responsible for coordination with World Bank Mission in frame of preparation for National Development Project titled “Million and half feddan- Phase1”, 2015.
    Head of School Feeding Project Coordination Committee, 2015.
    Member of Board of Trustees of “Bioenergy Organization for Sustainable Rural Development”, 2015.
    Representative of Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation at Superior Consultation Council of Zweil City, 2015.
    Egypt Representative at Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), 2016.
    Member of National Committee to alleviate Desertification, 2016.

Local and International Meetings & Conferences :

     Training course on enzymes technology in plants in the United States of America (U.S. Department of Agriculture), 1994.
    Representative of Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation in Verona International Agricultural Exhibition, Italy, 1996.
    Training course on "Identify new technologies in tissue culture", USA and United Kingdom, 1998.
    Training course on "Identify new methods of recycling agricultural wastes, M. Square international, USA, 1998.
    Training course on "Identify modern methods in breeding assets and grafts for apples and pears, invitation from Hill Brand Company, Netherlands, 1999.
    Participating the International Conference on "Integrated control in Mediterranean climate", Turkey, 2000.
    Attending Symposium on "Microbial inoculation role in agricultural development", organized by the Egyptian Society for Applied Microbiology, Cairo, 2001.
    Participating the third conference of Agricultural Research Center titled "Agricultural Development Prospects to promote Production and Export", 2002.  
    Scientific conferences for Veterinary Medicine Assiut.
    Attending the training course of "Intellectual property and technology marketing Symposium", Agricultural Research Center, 2002.
     Attending symposium on "Development and modernization performance of modern technologies", Egypt, 2003.
    Coordination, exchange experiences and preparation of a scientific and technical protocol between Egypt and Oman in the field of Palm, Oman, 2003.
    Participating symposium on "Manufacturing and marketing dates; benefit from the remnants of Palm in Arab world "Reality and future visions", Saudi Arabia, 2004.
    Attending workshop on "Future prospects for Date Palm in Egypt", Egyptian Society of Horticultural Crops, 2006.
    Participating Third International for Date Palm, United Arab Emirates, 2006.
     Preparing a National Study on palm and other cultivated crops irrigation in Egypt, in coordination with FAO Egypt, 2006.
     General Secretary of The International Conference on Date Palm, Egypt, 2007.
    Attending Fourth Palm Conference, Palm and Date Research Center, King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia, 2007.
    Attending workshop titled "Palm and in-between crops irrigation", Syria, 2007.
    Attending the Ninth International Conference titled "Sustainable Development in Arid Area" organized by ICARDA, Alex Bibliotheca, 2008.  
    Attending Third Conference on Date Palm, Environmental Agricultural Sciences Faculty, Egypt, 2008.
    Attending workshop on "Bromide Mythel Alternatives in Dates Industry" in framework of United Nations Program for Environment, Egypt, 2008.
    Attending workshop on "Effective Communication between Agricultural Research and Extension Systems", in cooperation with FAO, Lebanon, 2008.
    Preparing a worksheet in conference "Role of Agricultural Extension Research in supporting sustainable agricultural development efforts in Agricultural Research Center", Scientific Society of Agricultural Extension, 2008.
    Participating Fifth International Conference on Scientific Research and its Applications, Cairo University, 2009.
    Attending symposium on "Increase participation of Mediterranean countries in research projects to support future relations", Bari Institute, Italy, 2009.
    Attending the joint meeting between the fourth session of the Sub-Group on Bananas and Fifth Session of the Sub-Group on Tropical Fruits in cooperation with FAO, Rome – Italy, 2009.
    Attending Fourth International Conference on Date Palm and Ceremony honoring winners of Khalifa International Date Palm Prize, United Arab Emirates, 2010.
    Evaluate the program "Tissue Culture and DNA in Palm", Arab League in cooperation with Arab Agricultural Development Organization, Bahrain, 2010.
    Signing the scientific and technical protocol to enhance and promote palm crop Central Laboratory for Date Palm and ACSAD, 2010.
    Signing the contract of project "Assessment and selection of new varieties from palm seed varieties in some Arab countries", Syria, 2010.
    Attending meeting of the Regional Coordinating Committee for Water and Livelihood Initiative, representative of Agricultural Research Center, Jordan, 2011.
    Reporter the Coordinating Committee for the signed Protocol between Agricultural Research Center and General Authority for Rehabilitation Projects, 2012.
    Attending the Fourth International Palm Exhibition, Emirates, 2012.
    Egyptian Coordinator at National Coordinators Meeting of the project "Evaluation and selection new varieties from Seed Palm Strains and Varieties", 2012.
    Attending first preparatory meeting of the project "European Union project KBBE-2011-5-289566 Palm Protect", United Kingdom, 2012.
    Attending workshop on Remote Sensing, 2012.
    Attending National Coordinators of Agricultural Research Center in Arab Countries, Cairo, 2012.
    Attending workshop on "Production and Manufacturing Egyptian Cotton as a main input for textile industry, 2012.
    Opening a workshop on "Using Remote Sensing Technologies and Geographic Information System for Agricultural Benefits", 2012.
    Attending Advisory workshop titled "Possible Production of Fodder and Egyptian Clover and its role in sustainable intensive Agriculture in Middle East Countries, FAO, 2012.
    Attending workshop for the preparation of Su-Program of forest and timber trees Bachelor, Faculty of Agriculture, Ain Shams University, 2012.
    Attending the 17th French Symposium on Grain, 2012.
    Opening the International Conference on "Policies of Green Pest Management", Egyptian International Center for Agriculture, 2012.
    Attending Regional Coordinating Meeting of Steering Committee of Water Benchmark Project, 2012.
    Attending a meeting with a delegation from USAID to discuss cooperation between American Agency and Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, Agricultural Foreign Relations, 2012.
    Chief of Coordinating Committee of project "Water and Livelihood Initiative", IFAD, 2012.
    Attending meeting of the Steering Committee of JICA  project "Sustainable Food Systems and Production of Bio energy", Faculty of Agriculture, Cairo University, 2012.
    Attending First Scientific Conference on "Scientific Research – A Future Prospect for Livestock Development", Egyptian International Center for Agriculture, 2012.
    Attending the Steering Committee Meeting of the project: “Enhancing Food Security in Arab Countries”, Amman, Jordan, 2012.
    Attending Meeting on Genetic Resources of Date Palm: Status, characterization and Management Challenges Djerba (Tunisia), 2013
    Attending the Steering Committee Meeting of the project: “Improving Food Security under climate change conditions in Dry land Areas”, Morocco, 2013.
    Attending the 13th Board Meeting of Directors of Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa, Accra, Ghana, 2013.
    Attending the International Conference:  "Policies for Water and Food Security in the Dry Areas kicks off in Cairo, 2013.
    Attending the preparation meeting of  the project: “Support the Improvement of Agricultural Research in Egypt through the Modernization of the Agricultural Research Centre (Twinning Project)”, Italy, 2014.
    Attending meeting of the Steering Committee of the project: “Enhancing Food Security in Arab Countries”, Kuwait, 2014.
    Attending the 14th Board Meeting of Directors of Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), Accra, Ghana, 2014.
    Attending 3rd Meeting of Agricultural Technical Committee between Egypt and Algeria, Algeria, during the period from 19-21/1/2015.
    Attending the 16th Board Meeting of Directors of Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), Accra, Ghana, during the period from 24-26/5/2015.
    Attending the Annual Coordination Meeting of “Water& Livelihood Imitative”, International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas, Jordan, on 5/11/2015.
    Attending the 17th Board Meeting of Directors of Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), Accra, Ghana, during the period from 16-18/11/2015.
    Attending the Conference for the “Creation of the Mediterranean Network of Agro-food Incubators and rural innovation”, during the period from 25-26 February 2016, Italy.
    Attending A workshop about latest activities and new supposed strategy of ARC within activities if the Project: “Support the Improvement of Agricultural Research in Egypt through the Modernization of the Agricultural Research Centre (Twinning Project)”, in collaboration with Support to the Implementation of the Action Plan and Egypt-EU Association Agreement Program (SAAP IV), Ministry of International Cooperation – Egypt and funded by European Union, France, during the period from 20-23/4/2016.
    Attending the 18th Board Meeting of Directors and General Assembly of Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) 7th Africa Agriculture Science Week (AASW), Kigali, Rwanda, during the period from 13-16/6/2016.
    Attending the 30th Ordinary Session of the Council of Ministers of Africa Rice, 22-23 August 2016, Uganda.
    Attending the study visit on the conversion of research findings into innovation and technology in the framework of the project ““Support the Improvement of Agricultural Research in Egypt through the Modernization of the Agricultural Research Centre (Twinning Project), during the period from 1st to 3rd September 2016, France.
    Attending the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) CIMMYT50 Celebration and Summit “Food and nutrition security in changing environments: past, present and future,” during 27-29 September 2016 held in CIMMYT Headquarters, Mexico.

Innovations and scientific achievements :

    Supervised 29 M.Sc. And Ph.D.
    Published 50 scientific research at National and International Conferences and scientific magazines.
    Development and modernization the Headquarter of Central Laboratory for date Palm Research, Agricultural Research Center.
    Established various departments at Central Laboratory for date Palm Research, Agricultural Research Center.
    Established a Greenhouse Department and breed seedlings of date palm resulting from tissue culture.
    Establishment many branches for Central Laboratory for Date Palm Research allover Egypt to enhance and promote Palm in Governorates Alwadi Algadid, Aswan, North Sinai, 6th October (Bahariya Oasis).
    Establishment Gene Bank in Agricultural Research Center and in palm growing areas in Egypt to save the palm genetic origins of different date palm varieties in the lab and in field  to characterize, record and document the genetic origins of date palms and collect rare items to keep them from extinction.
    Establishment a library and an information Center in Central Laboratory for Date Palm Research to gather references,  international periodicals, pamphlets and Master's and doctoral theses so as to be a reference for palm researchers in Arab Nations.
    Establishment of Palm Technology Unit.
    Establishment of Nano Technology Central Lab., Food & Feed Regional Center, 2012.
    Protocol development and cooperation with Horticultural Crops Exporters Association and private sector companies of  post-harvest treatments to open new horizons for export.
    Develop, renew and increase the number of date factories.  
    Working to increase private tissue culture labs.
    Working as a team member to develop an intelligent machine to eliminate palm red weevil under the Egyptian environmental conditions.
    Disseminate date palm cultivation through cooperation with some African Countries as Congo Brazzaville - Djibouti.

Publications:


 1.     Abd El-Baky, M.A., I.A.Ibrahim, A.G. Abaskhron, M.E. Nasr and A.A. Elbanna, (2006): "Effect of Growth regulators on anatomical features of palm plantlets induced in vitro", Egypt. J. Agric. Res. 84(4).
2.    Abd-El Kareim and A. EL-Banna (2009): "Using growth retardants for preservation of date palm somatic embryos". J.Agric.Sci. Mansoura Univ., 34(2).
3.    Adel El-tarras , Yousef A. Hossni and El-Banna (2002): " Application of RAPD analysis for identification and genetic analysis of somaclonal variation in ananas  comous variegatum". Egypt. J. Hort. 28,no.1,pp26-32.
4.    Adel, El-tarras . Y. A. Hossni, A.A. El-Banna and Sh.M. Shehata (2002): " Identifying strawberry cultivars using protein patterns (PAGE) and Random Amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) Markers". Egypt. J. Hort. 28,no.1,pp15 25.
5.    Amer H., A.A. El-Banna and M.H. Mostafa ( 1997 ): " Response of maize ( Zea Mays ) to Dual inoculation with VA-Mycorrhiza and Azospirillum". Egypt. J.A ppl-Sci., 12(1).
6.    Amer, H., A.A. Badawi and A.A. El-Banna ( 1997 ): " Effect of Organic Manuring on wheat plants grown in sandy soil". Annals Agric.-Sci., Ain Shams Univ., Cairo 42(1), 107-116,
7.    Badawi, A.A., and A.A. El-Banna (1997): "Change in Some microbial parameters during composting of crop residues inoculated with N2-fixing bacteria". Menofya J. agric. Res. Vol. 22No. 3:29-940.
8.    Badawy E.M., A.M. Habib, A.A. El-Banna and G.M. Yousry (2009): "Effect of some factors on somatic embryo maturation date palm cv. Sakkotey" 4th conference on recent technologies in agriculture, Nov. 3rd – 5th.
9.    Badawy E.M.; Afaf M.A.Habib; A.El-Banna and Gehan M. Yosry, (2005): "Propagation of date palm (Phoenix dactylifera) plants by using tissue culture technique", Arab J. Biotich., Vol. 8, No. (2) July: 343- 354.
10.    Bakr, E.I.; S.El-Kosary; A.El-Banna and H.S. Ghazawy (2005): "Effect of NAA on fruit setting, bunch weight and fruit characteristics of samani and zaghloul date palm cultivars", J.Agric. Sci. Mansoura Univ., 30(12): 7929- 7953.
11.    El-Azzouni A.M.and A.A.El-Banna.(2002): " Response of Flax crop to Biofertilizer and nitrogen levels under new reclaimed soil condition". Etypt. J. Appl. Sci; 17(3).
12.    El-Bakry, A.A., M. Abd-El Monem , M. Abd-El Monem,H.T. Hassan and O.N.Massoud (2001): "Effect of Azospirillum, arbuscular-Mycorrhizae and organic matter on growth and yield in wheat and sorghum. Bull". Fac., Assiut Univ. 30(1-D),p-p.53-66.
13.    El-Banna A.A., M. Abd-El Monem and Sh.M.Abd-El Rasoul (2002): "Influence of organic matter (Compost) on VA-mycorhizal colonization and rhizobial symbiosis with Leucaena Leucocephala plant". Egypt. J. Appl. Sci; 17(11).
14.    El-Banna A.A.; A.KH.Ahmed and A.M.A. Aly (2002): "the effectiveness of nodulation of soybean and its relation to inoculation", N and P. Application. Egypt. J. Appl. Sci; 15(4) .
15.    El-Banna, A.M. and A.A. El-Bakry (2003): "Characterization of Azospirilla and Vescular Arbusculer Mycorrhizal colonizing roots of wild and economical plants" in Egypt. J. Agric. Sci. Mansoura Univ,. 28(4): 3189-3202.
16.    Eliwa A.A., AA.M. El-Banna, A. Seif El-Din, S.F. El sharabasy (2003): "The Mechanical pollination for Egyptian Date palm trees". Misr. J.Ag. Eng., 20 (2): 515 – 528.  
17.    El-Larthy A.Y.M.; El-Banna, A.A.; hdan, H. and Ragab M.E. (2000): "Integrated control of two spotted spider mit tetranychus Urticue on strawberry plants grown in the high plastic tunnels in Egypt. Strawberry working group of the Agriculture Technology Utilization and transfer (ATUT) International Conference on integrated control green house in Mediterranean climate in Antalia", Turkey, 24-28 April .
18.    Elmofty, M. Kh , M. El-Shami. Essad H. Bedawi M.S. Sharshar and A.A. El-Banna (1997): "Effect of Surface tension reductant material on wheat plant". Egypt. J. appl. Sci. 12(10).
19.    El-Sawy, A., H.S. Taha and A.A. El-Banna (2000): " Some Factors Affecting Anthocyamine production in Immature strawberry fruit callus cultures. Bull. N.R.C". Egypt, 25 No. 4, pp 449-462 .
20.    El-Shahawy, R.M,;H.A. Amer; A.M. Abd-El-Monem and Sh.M.Shehata (1999): " Effect of three commonly used pesticides on some groups of Microorganisms and their activities in soil". J. Agric. Sci. Mansoura Univ.,24(10):5989-6001.
21.    El-Sharabasy S.F.and A.A. El-Banna (2009): "The Effect of Pollen Sources on the Fruit Quality of the New Introduced Date Palm Barhi Cultivar in Egypt". Egypt.J.Hort.Vol.36, No.2, pp.265-274.
22.    El-Sharabasy, S., A. Seif El-Din, A. El-Banna and A.A. Eliwa. (2003): "Effect of pollination methods and pollen sources on fruit set, yield and fruit quality of Sewy and Samany dates" J.Agric.Sci.Mansoura Univ.,28(6):(4857-4870).
23.    El-tarras , Adel. Y. A. Hossni, A.A. El-Banna and Sh.M. Shehata (2002): "Identifying strawberry cultivars using protein patterns (PAGE) and Random Amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) Markers." Egypt. J. Hort. 28,no.1,pp15 25).
24.    El-tarras , Adel. Yousef A. Hossni and A.A. El-Banna (2002): "Application of RAPD analysis for identification and genetic analysis of somaclonal variation in ananas comous variegatum". Egypt. J. Hort. 28,no.1,pp26-32.
25.    El-Tarras A., Y. Hosni, A. El-Banna and A. S. aly (2002): "Date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) cultivars indentification using RAPD technique". Egyptian Journal of Horticulture Vol 29 (205-216).
26.    El-Tarras A., Y. Hosni, A. El-Banna and A. S. aly (2002): "Genetic diversity within Egyptian date palm cultivars based on RAPD Analysis". Egyptian Journal of Horticulture Vol 29 (217-228).
27.    Ghazal , F.M. Nagat. A-Herzalla and El-Banna, A.A.M. (1997): "Studies on some physiological and biochemical changes in senescing Azolla Anabaena Azolla as induced by Crowding" . Egypt . J . Appl. Sci. 12(7).
28.    Harb , Eglal, M.Z.,A.M. Ghallab.,  A.A. EI-Banna and Amal,F.M. Zein EI-Din (2010): "Effect of abscisic acid, polyethylene glycol and their combinations on somatic embryogenesis of date plam" J. Biol. Chem. Environ. Sci.
29.    Hashim , M.E., Khalifa, S.F., Ibrahem , I. A., El-Banna, A.A., Saadawy (2001): "F.M. And Shams El-Din , I.M. Studies on the propagation of two insectivorous plants by tissue culture technique". J. of Environmental sci.Vol. 3 No. 3.
30.    Ibrahim I.A., A.A. Gargas, M.E.Nasr, A.A.Elbanna and M.A.Abd El-Baky (2006). "Biotechnological studies on the production of somatic Embryogensis and synthetic seeds of Date palm", Part I: Features of leaves and their ultrastructural surface variations, Bull. Fac. Agric., Cairo Univ., 57: 97- 106.
31.    Khalil, S.M., El-Banna, A.A.M and Hu, J.S (2003): "High frequency, Genetic transformation of banana" (Musa Spp. cv. Apple’ AAB) via Microprosectile bombardment – mediated gene transfer : Factors affecting transformation efficiency. Egyptian Genetic and Cytology vol. 32 No. (2) July) : 375-389.
32.    Khamis, M.M. ,M.M.Sharaf, A.A. EI-Banna and H.S.Ghazawy (2010): "Evaluation of some polien Grain source on fruiting and fruit quality of Siwi and Zaghloul date palm cvs"EgyptJ. Of Appl., 25 (1).
33.    Metwaly H.A.A., Z. Abou-Rekab, A.A. Abd El-Baky, A.A. and A.A. El-Banna (2009).        "evaluation of some seeded date palm trees grown in fayoum governorate: A. Physical   characteristics" 4th conference on recent technologies in agriculture, 3–5 November.
34.    Metwaly, Z. Abou-Rekab, A.A. Abd El-Baky, A.A. and A.A. El-Banna (2009): "Evaluation of some seeded date palm trees grown in fayoum governorate: B. chemical characteristics" 4th conference on recent technologies in agriculture, 3–5November.
35.    Nagat, A.Herzalla. Amer, A.A.- Mahmoud, H.M.- El-Banna, A.A.M.(2001): "Azolla carbohydrate contents and / or its photosynthesis activity under senescence conditions due to Azollz fronds crowding". Al-Azhar J. Agric. Res., Vol. 34 PP. 349-361, (Dec),
36.    Rasmia S.S. Darwesh ; A.E. Abdallah; Azza M.S. Arafa and A. El-Banna (2006): "Physiological Studies On Palms", Res.Bult., Ain Shams Univ.
37.    Rizk R.M., Sherif F.El Sharabasy, A.M. Abou-Talb and A.A El-Banna (2009): "The Impacts of Economic value on the sustainability of date palm" (Phoenix dactylifera L.) cultivars in Egypt. Egyptian Journal of agricultural economics, vol(19) No(2).
38.    Rizk, R.M, S.F.EL-Sharabasy and EL-Banna, A.A (2004): " Morphological diversity of Date Palm" (Phoenix dactylifera L.) in Egypt. 1- Dry Date cultivars. Egypt. J. Biotechnol. Vol.16: 482-500.
39.    Said M.Khalil and A.A.M. El-Banna (2004): "Highly efficient somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration via suspension cultures of banana". Arab J. Biotech – vol. 7, No. (1) Jan (2004): 99-110.
40.    Said M.Khalil and A.A.M. Elbanna (2004): "Highly efficient somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration via suspension cultures of banana" (Musa spp.), Arab J. Biotech., vol. 7, No. (1) Jan.: 99-110.
41.    Sayed A.I, M.A.Abdel-Rahman, A.A.El-Banna, A.M.Mohamed and Zinab.E.Zaid ( 2008): "Using of culture filtrates in the selection of Botryodiplodia theobromae resistant date palm plants via tissue culture", Egypt.J.Agric.Res.,86(4), 1563-1575.
42.    Shaheen, A.M.; A.A. El-Banna; S. El-Kosary and S.I.El-mageid (2006): "Effect of PEG-treatment on Samani and Zaghloul date palm cultivars during acclimatization stage", Egypt.J.of Appl. Sci., 21 (10B).
43.    Shehata, SH. M., A.A.M. Elbanna and G.A. Abdel-Rheim (2007.):" Impact of gypsum as a soil amendment and biofertilizers on sugar beet production under irrigation with saline water". Egypt. J. Agric. REs., 85 (1).
44.    Sidky Rehab A.,   Zeinab E.Zaid and *Abdel-Moneem El-Banna (2009): "Optimization protocol for in vitro rooting of date palm" (Phoenix dactylifera L.) , Egypt.J.Agric.Res., 87(1).
45.    El – Lakwah F. A. M.,  * El-Banna A. A.* El-Hosary Rasha A. and El-Shafei W.K.M. (2011): " Impact of certain agricultural Practices on infestation of date palm trees by the red palm weevil (Rhynchophours ferrugineus Oliv.)
46.    El – Lakwah F. A. M.,  * El-Banna A. A.* El-Hosary Rasha A. and El-Shafei W.K.M. (2011): "Population dynamics of the Red Palm Weevil (Rhynchophours ferrugineus Oliv.) on date palm plantations in 6 th October Governorate.
47.    M. N. El-Ghazali, M. A. A. Awad-Allah, E. G. Gadalla and * El-Banna A. A. (2010): "Comparison between Traditional Method (offshoots) and Tissue Cultures for the Evaluation of some Physical and chemical Composition and Nutritive Value of some Egyptian Dry-Date Cultivars Grown at Aswan". Egypt. Bulletin of the National Nutrition Institute, vol. 35: ISSN 1974-653.
48.    Abdel-Salam, A.H.; El-Banna A.A.; Eman E.H. El-Rehewy (2014): “Evaluation of some insecticides on infection of Red Palm Weevil Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (oliver) (Coleopatra: Curculionida”, Egypt, J. Plant Protection and Pathology, Mansoura University, Vol. 5 (5): 365-369, 2014.
49.    Darwish, A.A. *; F. A. M. El-Lakwah *; A. El-Hosary, Rasha;* A. A. El-Banna ** and W.K.M. El-Shafei ** (2014): “Effect of microwave on ephestia cautella (walker) (Lepidoptera: pyralidae) as alternative to methyl bromide”, Egypt J. Biological Chemistry & Environmental Sciences. Vol. 9: ISSN 1687-5478.
50.    Gehan Safwat *, Sherif El-Sharabasy, Abd El Moneam El Banna, Saleh Khede Zardah and Nashwa Hamido (2014): “The effect of natural antioxidant (s) on date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) in vitro”, African Journal of Biotechnology, Vol. 13(33), pp. 3366-3375, 13 August, DOI: 10.5897/AJB2013. 13365, Article Number: 15CE98146619, ISSN: 1684-5315.