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Agar agar grain found in Germany?

Agar, or agar-agar, is not a grain, but rather an extract of seaweed. Agar translates to German as Agar-Agar Try whole- or health-food stores

Which group of algae produce agar agar?

Agar comes from Red Algae (primarily the Gracilaria genus). It mainly is produed from the red algae Gracilaria lichenoides. This algae is harvested along the western coast of the United States and in parts of Asia. To extract the agar… Full Answer

Prewarm agar plates?

before bacterial culture, the media containing agar i.e. solid agar should dry in the incubator, that is prewarm agar plate.