Silkworms

Some articles on silkworms, silkworm:

Xiancantan
... Chinese 先蚕坛), known in English as Altar to the Goddess of Silkworms, is an imperial altar in Beijing, China, similar to the Imperial Ancestral Hall ... The Xiancantan (Altar to the Goddess of Silkworms) was built in 1742 during the Qianlong period (1736-1796) of Qing Dynasty ... the wife of the Yellow Emperor, who is credited with the invention of silkworm ...
Bombyx Mori - Domestication - Silkworm Raising As Hobby and School Science Project
... insect life cycle to their students by raising silkworms in the classroom as a science project ... The silkworm has been raised as a hobby in China and South Africa ... The experience provides children with the opportunity to witness the lifecycle of silkworms ...
Pébrine
... Pébrine is a disease of silkworms, which is caused by microsporidian parasites, mainly Nosema bombycis and to a lesser extent Variomorpha, Pleistophora and Thelophania species ... The silkworm larvae infected by pébrine are usually covered in brown dots and are unable to spin silkworm thread ... Nosema bombycis is a microsporidium that kills 100% of silkworms hatched from infected eggs and comes from the food that silkworms eat ...
MTV Roadies (season 4) - Journey - Episode 10
... Three of the five packets contain fried silkworms, while the other two contain a single chili pepper ... Raj, Bani, and Anthony pick the silkworms Rishabh and Poonam pick the peppers ... The Roadies manage to eat the silkworms and chiles, and earn 50,000 towards their running total of 3,80,500 ...
Mas (Provençal Farmhouse)
... economic unit, which could produce its own fruit, vegetables, grain, milk, meat and even silkworms ... for food and often a room for raising silkworms on the upper floor ... for storing forage for the animals and grain, and for the raising of silkworms ...