- Sericulture -extraction of silk
- Life history of silk moth-caterpillars or silkworms
- From cocoon to silk
- Rearing silkworms
- Processing silk
Make sketches of the two stages in the life history of the silk moth which are directly related to the production of silk.
Match the words of Column I with those given in Column II:
|Column I||Column II|
|Scouring||Yields silk fibres|
|Mulberry leaves||Wool yielding animal|
|Yak||Food of silk worm|
|Cleaning sheared skin|
Out of the following, which are the two terms related to silk production?
Sericulture, floriculture, moriculture, apiculture and silviculture
(1) Silk production involves cultivation of mulberry leaves and rearing silkworms.
(2) Scientific name of mulberry is Morus alba.