The most common type of Silkworm – Bombyx Mori – have been farmed so heavily for the past 2,500 years – all over the world – that they can no longer be found in the wild.
Are you in Australia and interested in raising Silkworms from home? If so, you’ve come to the right place!
Welcome to Everything Silkworms, Australia’s most trusted Silkworm Supplier. At Everything Silkworms, we feed our Silkworms only the best and freshest Mulberry Leaves to ensure that our Silkworms are of the highest quality anywhere in Australia.
Silkworms are great fun for all ages and provide a great learning experience – no matter your age – which is the reason Australians have been raising these little critters for so long. They are also a great feeder for reptiles, due to their low-fat content and high nutritional value.
We need your waste cocoons! We are currently looking to undertake a major project transforming the Australian Silk landscape and we need your help. If you would like more information or if you have spare cocoons and would like to be part of something special please read here.
When can I get Silkworms?
Eggs are available at all times of the year. It is recommended that you begin raising them from September through April, as this time of year coincides with the natural cycle of the Mulberry Tree.
What do we do?
We have all the answers to any questions that you may have including; tips on how to raise them, housing, and appropriate food. We even explain how to prepare the cocoons to ensure that you can create whatever you desire with the highly sought-after Silk that they will produce. If there is anything you want to know, and you can’t find the answer on our website, please send us an email and one of our experts will promptly answer your query.
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PRODUCTS FOR SALE:
The following products are all available for sale in our e-shop:
- Artificial Food – Chow
- Books and Resources
- Silk Cocoons
- Teacher’s & Rearing Packs
If you can’t find what you’re after at Everything Silkworms, it isn’t worth having! The Silkworm eggs we have for sale are of the best quality that you will find anywhere in Australia.
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Common Uses Of Silkworms
How to Care for Silkworms
Learning how to care for your Silkworms is vital. Although it can be difficult at first, after you get the knack of it, you will become an expert – slowly learning little tricks along the way!
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