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The dry goods in your pantry are at risk from a number of pantry pests. This page contains tips and advice for getting rid of pantry pests.



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Drug Store Beetles

Tiny Hard Shelled Bugs on Kitchen Countertops (Drug Store Beetles)?Do you have problems with tiny hard shelled bugs on your kitchen countertops (drug store beetles)? Look for answers to getting rid of these pests in this page.


Preventing Pantry Pests

Preventing Pantry PestsThis is a page about preventing pantry pests. Opening your pantry to find bugs is frustrating.


A hand holding a cockroach.

Identifying and Eliminating Pantry PestsPantry pests can be a disgusting problem in your home. This article looks at some of the most common pantry pests and how to eliminate them.


Meal worms

Keeping Worms out of Flour and OatmealThis is a page about keeping worms out of flour and oatmeal. Briefly storing flour and oatmeal in the freezer can help kill any bugs or larvae that might be present. Then storing everything in well sealed containers is the best way to keep any new bugs out.


Clear glass jars inside of a pantry.

Keep Pests Out of Your PantryPantry pests can ruin your food stores very quickly. Keeping your pantry space and storage containers clean and dry is the best way to prevent pests from infesting. This is a page about keeping pests out of the pantry.


A spoonful of pancake mix.

Bugs in the Pancake Mix?The last thing you want to discover when you go to make breakfast is bugs in your pancake mix. This page offers advice about how to avoid bugs in your pancake mix.


Stored food in a jars in a pantry.

Keeping Weevils Out of Stored FoodThis is a page about keeping weevils out of stored food. Weevils can hitchhike into your pantry in boxed dry goods.


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Getting Rid of Weevils?What do flour worms look like and how to keep them out of the flour?


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Getting Rid of Meal Bugs in Flour?How do I get rid of meal bugs/worms? I found them in the flour canister? I always keep it sealed. I can't understand where they came from.



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Getting Rid of Pantry Beetles?How do I get rid of pantry pests?


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Check for Weevils in Stored FoodI had simmered down and deboned the carcass of a lovely broasted chicken for soup. The broth was perfect, as was the fresh veggies and spices that I added. Into my pristine soup, I proceeded to pour a box of rice and it was full of weevils.


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What do flour worms look like?What do flour worms look like?


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Tiny Red Bugs in Cupboards?I have seen these tiny red bugs in boxes of pasta, counter tops, cooking pots and pans, and even on top of the refrigerator. Where do they come from? How can I control them? My wife can't eat or sleep. (Arachnaphobia) What shall I do? - Patrick



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Getting Rid of Pantry Pests?They look like a black, round, small seed. How do I get rid of them?


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Getting Rid of Bugs in Dog Biscuits?I had brown hard bugs for several months now. They are in the den where my dog's Milk Bones are. They have eaten holes all through the bones and are all over our ceiling, floor, and tables. They don't live long and I vacuum them up. I've seen them fly a little ways.


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Getting Rid of Pantry Flies?There are little moth looking flies in my pantry. How can I get rid of them without using toxic poison?


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Preventing Pantry Pests?I have a professional company do my lawn, inside the house, and termite control. I have so many pests and they are treating my home for these. Recently I found a very small brown oval bug. The technician said it is a pantry pest. You can almost "see" them.


Getting Rid of Black Bugs in Kitchen Cabinets

Getting Rid of Black Bugs in Kitchen Cabinets?I have got black bugs (mites?) in the kitchen cupboards and some sawdust looking power which comes along with them. I am not sure what they are. The only flour in the cupboard is in a airtight jar. Any help or suggestions on what to do much appreciated.


A small black bug on a floor.

Tiny Black Bug in Pantry?I found this bug on my pantry floor. Looked around and they were around a sealed bag of rice. Then I found some in a jar of raw chickpeas. There is none in the flour. I looked through rice flour, chick pea flour and millet flour I have in the pantry. There were none in either of these flours. Is this rice weevil or beetle?


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