What is aquaculture? Give example of an animal that can be multiplied by aquaculture. - Biology

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What is aquaculture? Give example of an animal that can be multiplied by aquaculture.

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The rearing of aquatic animals or the cultivation of aquatic plants for food is called aquaculture. Fishes, shellfish and crustaceans (prawns, crabs, etc.) are the animals that can be multiplied by aquaculture.

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Chapter 9: Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production - VERY SHORT ANSWER [Page 66]

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NCERT Exemplar Biology Class 12
Chapter 9 Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production
VERY SHORT ANSWER | Q 14. | Page 66

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