Prevention is the key strategy to avoid problems in stored foods. Good sanitation to remove debris left in the pantry and proper storage of food stuffs in plastic or glass sealed containers. Thoroughly inspect and discard any food items where sawtoothed grains beetles or their larvae are found. Failure to discard any items where the beetles may be infesting means the problem will resurface and adults can live years, so the infestation can continue for a very long time if not rectified. Rotate dried food goods regularly. Thoroughly wipe down and clean any pantry areas to remove any food debris. If you need further assistance, hire a professional pest control company to assist with more treatment.
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