Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya
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Mission

Exploitation of modern biotechnology tools for maximizing agricultural productivity, for improving the socio-economic status of farmers, tribals and weaker sections of society in Madhya Pradesh.


Mandate

  • Development of human resources in the field of biotechnology
  • Conduct of research in the areas of animal and agriculture biotechnology
  • Creation of public awareness regarding biotechnological innovations through extension programmes

Objectives

  • Human resource development in biotechnology
  • Characterization and conservation of plant bio-diversity using reproductive and molecular techniques
  • Development of transgenic plants for resistance to biotic and abiotic stress and value addition
  • Micro-propagation and transformation of high value medicinal and horticultural crops
  • Fermentation technology for the production of microbial single cell protein, essential amino acids, industrial enzymes and pigments.