Shape: Narrow, oval
Region: Entire US
The merchant grain beetle is small enough to enter packaged food and reproduce.
They are found in kitchen cabinets, pantries warehouse and anywhere where food is stored.
They can infest food stores and contaminate it with their droppings.
Keep dry-goods such as sugar, flour, cereal, pasta, and rice in tightly sealed containers or store open containers in the refrigerator. Clean spills and crumbs. Discard infested packages.
- On January 10, 2020