History

Plant Tissue Culture Production Lab

Sun Agrigenetics P. Ltd. is a pioneer tissue culture laboratory of Gujarat operating since 1999. The company has achieved as much as 20 fold growth in its all business parameters such sales, profit and net-worth; growth in which is profitable and fast.


The brainchild of two scientist-turned entrepreneurs, the company started with meager savings, a shoe string marketing budget, and a lab converted from a humble 2 bedroom flat. It has grown to present size of 7000 sq ft state of the art laboratory, which has 2 million plants per annum capacity and a recognized R&D unit.


The success of this tissue culture lab proves that bold steps, passion and text book knowledge can be converted into revolutionary biotech products.

Our Founding Directors

Dr. Prashant and Daksha Bhatt have a wide experience in the field of plant biotechnology doing post doctoral research at prestigious Universities and at USDA Vegetable Breeding Station in the US .After a brief stint of teaching and academic research also in India, they were instrumental in establishing the first indigenous commercial Micropropagation laboratory - Unicorn Biotek Ltd., later known as Godrej Plant Biotek Ltd., at Hyderabad in 1989. In 1999 they set up their venture, Sun Agrigenetics P. Ltd. in Vadodara, Gujarat.

Our Scientific Team

Tissue Culture Specialists, Biotechnologists

The SAPL team consists of 50 members having experience in biotechnology, agronomy, extension services and nursery management. All team members are young & dynamic with average age of 30 years. The company has active research staff and collaboration with various academic institutions which offers her capability to undertake contract research in genetic engineering and related aspects at most competitive rates.


Sun Agrigenetics continuously adds new members to its team and offers industrial training and PhD guidance to aspiring biotech enthusiasts. Learn more about our industrial training here. We believe in diversity and equal opportunity.

Our Accreditations

The SAPL team consists of 50 members having experience in biotechnology, agronomy, extension services and nursery management. All team members are young & dynamic with average age of 30 years. The company has active research staff and collaboration with various academic institutions which offers her capability to undertake contract research in genetic engineering and related aspects at most competitive rates.

Our Customers

Our beneficiaries and clients belong to all types of end users i.e. floriculture nurseries, farmers, cooperative societies, institutional buyers, Government Institutions, agriculture universities and also researchers.

Our Infrastructure

Our facilities include a 7000 sq. ft of state of art well equipped Tissue Culture Laboratory with the annual production capacity of over 2 million plants. It has 14 'class 100' laminar work stations and 3 environmentally controlled growth rooms, each having natural illumination for excellent growth of in vitro cultures. We have a fully equipped molecular lab as well.


Our hardening facility includes 20,000 sq. ft. of green house and 70000 sq. ft. of shade nursery equipped with micro irrigation. It is spread over 14 acres of model farm near Vadodara, Gujarat.


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Our Collaborations

Sun Agrigenetics Pvt. Ltd. has research collaborations with various academic institutions, grassroot level organizations and companies such as


  • Maharaja Sayajirao University
  • Kadi Sarva Vidyalaya
  • Department of Biotechnology, Govt of India, New Delhi
  • Gujarat Gram Vikas
  • Krushicare
  • Syngenta
  • Govt of Meghalaya