How A Silkworm Makes Silk

How does a silkworm make silk? How does a silkworm produce silk? How is silk harvested from silkworms?

Silk worm is actually a caterpillar. Silkworm spins a single thread of silk around itself over and over again. And finally, it builds cocoon to protect itself during the pupa stage. Once it completes the cocoon, silk farmer boil the cocoon to kill the silkworm inside to get silk. Otherwise, the silkworm will transform into a moth, which will damage the silk.

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