You keep a well-stocked pantry, and you don’t want to share the space with uninvited critters like weevils! Here’s what to do to keep unwanted guests out of your flours, grains and beans…

Place a dried chili pepper (be sure it’s not brittle) or a bay leaf in the container with your dry grains or beans, and you will not be bothered by weevils and their babies.

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