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Sultan Begna (PhD)
Water Management Research
Research Agronomist

Phone: (559) 596-2875
Fax: (559) 596-2851

9611 S. RIVERBEND AVE.
PARLIER, CA 93648

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Projects
Improved Management, Quality and Utilization of Alfalfa for Dairies in the Western U.S.
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 440524
Linking Soil Carbon Building Practices to Almond Nutritional Quality
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 441590

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Light interception, agronomic performance, and nutritive quality of annual forage legumes as affected by shade Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Angadi, S., Umesh, M., Begna, S.H., Gowda, P.H. 2021. Light interception, agronomic performance,and nutritive quality of annual forage legumes as affected by shade. Field Crops Research. 275:108358. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fcr.2021.108358.
Forage yield and quality of winter canola-pea mixed cropping system Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Begna, S.H., Angadi, S., Mesbah, A., Umesh, M., Stamm, M. 2021. Forage yield and quality of winter canola-pea mixed cropping system. Sustainability. 13(4). Article 2122. https://doi.org/10.3390/su13042122.
Winter canola yield and nitrogen use efficiency in a semiarid irrigated condition Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Paye, W., Begna, S.H., Ghimire, R., Angadi, S., Singh, P., Umesh, M., Darapuneni, M. 2021. Winter canola yield and nitrogen use efficiency in a semiarid irrigated condition. Agronomy Journal. 113:2053-2067. https://doi.org/10.1002/agj2.20611.
Soil water extraction pattern and water use efficiency of spring canola under growth-stage-based irrigation management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Katuwal, K.B., Cho, Y., Singh, S., Angadi, S.V., Begna, S.H., Stamm, M. 2020. Soil water extraction pattern and water use efficiency of spring canola under growth-stage-based irrigation management. Agricultural Water Management. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2020.106232.
Spring safflower water use patterns in response to preseason and in-season irrigation applications Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bhattaraia, B., Singh, S., Angadi, S., Begna, S.H., Saini, R., Auld, D. 2020. Spring safflower water use patterns in response to preseason and in-season irrigation applications. Agricultural Water Management. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2019.105876.
Intercropping of oat and field pea in Alaska: an alternative approach to quality forage production and weed control - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Begna, S.H., Fielding, D.J., Tsegaye, T., Van Veldhuisen, R., Angadi, S., Smith, D.L. 2011. Intercropping of oat and field pea in Alaska: an alternative approach to quality forage production and weed control. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica. Section B-Soil and Plant Science. pp 1-10.
GROWTH AND YIELD OF BARLEY IN RELATION TO GRASSHOPPER FEEDING DAMAGE - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Begna, S.H., Fielding, D.J. 2008. Growth and yield of barley in relation to grasshopper feeding damage. Canadian Journal of Plant Science. 88:219-227.
RESPONSE OF BARLEY TO GRASSHOPPER DEFOLIATION IN INTERIOR ALASKA: DRY MATTER AND GRAIN YIELD - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Begna, S.H., Fielding, D.J. 2005. Response of barley to grasshopper defoliation in Interior Alaska: dry matter and grain yield. Journal of Economic Entomology 98(6): 1969-1976