On Mon, 2003-03-10 at 15:10, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: > At 11:26 AM 3/10/03 -0800, you wrote: > > > >Helen Engle, ever watchful for those little moths that come in birdseed that > >I feed my Zebra Finches because they want to lay their eggs in my cereals > >and graham crackers. > > Oh those pests! do they actually come in the bird seed? all I know is that > I had to throw out almost all my flour, cornmeal, popcorn, oatmeal, etc. as > well as dispose of the birdseed and totally clean out the pantry where it > was kept. I've had problems with them in the past, but have learned to keep stuff that's going to be around for a while (flour, oatmeal, cornmeal, etc) in closed containers. Crackers don't seem to stay around long enough to be a problem. Here's a link from WSU Extension on the critters: http://cru.cahe.wsu.edu/CEPublications/eb1396/eb1396.html -- email@example.com -- http://www.gaiser.org And I'd be a Libertarian, if they weren't all a bunch of tax-dodging professional whiners. --Berke Breathed
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