Proyecto SEDA - Sustainable Sericulture

"Sericiculture: a profitable and sustainable activity" Webinar

July 04, 2020

On July 1st, Alessandra Silva, zoo technician and professor at the Universidade Estadual of Maringá gave a webinar on Sericulture, and how it can be a profitable and sustainable activity within the framework of complementary training in Animal Production.

The professor began her lecture on the raising of silkworms as one of the economic activities that can be undertaken within a framework of sustainability, a practice that respects environmental and social factors in the Brazilian economic sericulture system, one of the largest silk producing countries in the world.

The meeting was attended by Master's Degree students, representatives of the Seda Project, and the general public.