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How to store cereals properly to avoid insects: useful tips

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How to store cereals correctly. Source: Pixabay

Cereals are an integral part of everyone's diet. Experts recommend that everyone eat cereals in the form of porridge, soup, and they can also be added to salads and made into "cutlets." It is very important to know how to properly store cereals at home so that they do not become infested with moths and beetles.

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The FoodOboz editorial team shares useful tips on how to store cereals properly so that they do not lose their beneficial properties and do not attract insects.

How to store cereals properly

It's worth noting that the first thing you need to do is sort through the cereal grains, and make sure they are not stuck together, wet, and free of cobwebs, bugs, and moths.

1. How to store cereals in the kitchen cabinet

Pour the cereals into jars and place them on a shelf where they are visible. The cereal cabinet mustn't be near the stove or sink.

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2. How to store cereals in metal containers

Cereals are stored very well in them, but you need to remember that metal containers are not transparent, so you need to check often to see if there are any bugs in the cereal.

What is the best way to store cereals

Tip: It is not advisable to store cereals in plastic containers, as the artificial material has a bad effect on the cereal and can cause starch dust.

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