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Promote and support solutions to rural hunger and poverty in India via sustainable organic farming and biodiversity conservation and to protect and preserve indigenous knowledge.

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• A process which involves growing tiny pieces of plant material- tissue or isolated cells- in an artificial medium that keeps them alive • Special hormones like hormones, etc. help them to develop into complete plants • These baby plants are identical to the parent plant and to each other • Tissue culture methods more than halve the time taken by traditional plant breeding methods as practiced by farmers over centuries.

Aliases (separate with |): CELL CULTURE:|TISSUE

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