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The Thai government supports the breeding of castor silkworm
By: Date: 2021-05-01 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,

Thailand’s World Daily reported on April 23 that Bhamo, the director of the Silk Department of the Ministry of Agricultural Cooperatives, said that the department is committed to promoting the breeding of Eri silkworm (Eri silkworm), producing and processing silk fabrics, and supporting farmers to use silkworm pupa powder in accordance with the insect food policy. Processed food and feed have the advantages of less labor, faster profit, and increased income, and provide more choices for cassava farmers. The Silk Office has supported the use of cassava leaves and castor leaves to breed castor silkworms for more than 5 years.

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