[Solved] How can biotechnology help to improve the living standards of farmers? (UPSC GS-3 Mains 2019)

Agricultural biotechnology or agri-tech involves the use of scientific tools and techniques, including genetic engineering, molecular markers, molecular diagnostics, vaccines, and tissue culture, to modify living organisms used in agricultural fields. India has dedicated department named Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) under the Ministry of Science and Technology which looks after different types of … Read more