Wednesday, April 13, 2016

VISITING THE SILK FARM - PART ONE

the mulberry plants, the food for the silk maggots

We went to this Silk Farm in Siem Reap and I did not expect much as I had visited other silk producing factories (in China) before. However, the visit was more comprehensive and detailed as we were taken to all parts of the manufacturing facilities.



ant trap, outside the building


the cocoon






fat maggots


the cocoons






the raw silk thread




boiling the cocoon










TO BE CONTINUED...