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High-tech silkworm farming – A new direction for Vietnamese farmers

It can be said that growing mulberry and raising silkworms is a traditional profession that has existed for a long time in our country. However, with the traditional method, farmers have not improved their income and life much. Therefore, since being introduced and widely applied, many localities have “come to life” thanks to high-tech silkworm rearing. So hi-tech silkworm farming What is it and what are the benefits? Follow us below to learn more.

What opportunities does high-tech silkworm farming bring to Vietnamese people?
What opportunities does high-tech silkworm farming bring to Vietnamese people?
  1. Brief introduction of mulberry farming in our country

As we mentioned, growing mulberry and raising silkworms is a traditional profession of Vietnamese people.

The advantage of this industry is that mulberry trees have the ability to grow well on all types of soil, silkworms are easy to raise and quickly profitable. Therefore, the investment capital in mulberry cultivation is usually not high, but the income brought is quite stable, suitable for localities that are still poor.

Strawberry is an easy plant to grow, can harvest leaves in only 4-6 months of care, not only that a mulberry tree can live and harvest for 15-20 years. People mainly only take mulberry leaves to feed silkworms.

As for raising silkworms, this is a very easy animal to raise, producing cocoons all year round, so the income is stable, creating jobs for many people.

Growing mulberry and raising silkworms is a profession that requires low initial investment but gives a stable income
Growing mulberry and raising silkworms is a profession that requires low initial investment but gives a stable income
  1. What is high-tech silkworm farming?

Currently, in order to both shorten the time of growing mulberry and raising silkworms, while improving productivity and quality while saving labor, high-tech silkworm rearing has begun to be widely applied.

It can be understood, high-tech silkworm farming is the application of scientific and technical achievements, tools, means and modern solutions to mulberry cultivation and silkworm rearing. More specifically as follows:

Strawberry cultivation applying high technology

  • Select mulberry varieties with high yield, high quality, good drought tolerance, few diseases, exploitation life cycle of at least 10 years or more.
  • Cultivating nutrient-rich soil creates the best growth and development environment for each mulberry tree
  • Using high-tech watering equipment such as local sprinkler irrigation or drip irrigation for strawberries to maintain a uniform amount of water throughout the seasons, increase yield and shorten the time to harvest mulberry leaves.

High-tech silkworm farming model

  • Select silkworm varieties with high quality, good vitality, silkworm eggs are often imported directly from abroad to ensure uniform development and high cocoon yield.
  • Application of wooden dowels for silkworms to make cocoon nests
  • Using the cocoon removal tool saves up to 50% of labor
  • People only need to raise silkworms until they get to the wood, create cocoons, then harvest the cocoons and put them in factories to carry out the rest of the stages with modern machines for the best productivity and quality.
  • Link and expand production, find the appropriate output
High-tech silkworm farming model helps to improve productivity and quality of finished products
High-tech silkworm farming model helps to improve productivity and quality of finished products
  1. What benefits does high-tech silkworm farming bring to farmers?

Compared with the traditional silkworm rearing method, the high-tech silkworm rearing method brings more benefits to farmers:

  • Save labor, shorten the time to grow mulberry and raise silkworms, early to harvest finished products
  • Applying the right tools, machines and modern solutions can make high profits every year, becoming a “life changing” path for poor localities.
  • The quality of mulberry and silkworm has been improved, and the yield after each litter has also increased significantly
  • Minimizing losses due to mulberry and silkworm diseases each year thanks to selected varieties with high quality and good vitality
  • Contributing to the development of the country’s silk industry more and more strongly

However, the investment capital for high-tech silkworm rearing is larger than that of traditional silkworm rearing methods. Therefore, it is necessary to have supportive policies of the state and locality.

High-tech silkworm rearing brings high profits every year for Vietnamese people
High-tech silkworm rearing brings high profits every year for Vietnamese people

Hopefully, the above article has helped you better understand about hi-tech silkworm farming and the benefits that this modern technique brings to Vietnamese farmers. Thank you for taking the time to follow our articles.

Emilia Chaney
Emilia Chaneyhttps://agrisearch.net
My name is Emilia Chaney. I'm a social girl from Romania with a big smile and 3 passions: Agriculture, Travel and Social Media. I try to make this blog practical, full of great advice and inspiring ideas.

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