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> At 11:09 AM 9/6/01 -0500, Jeffery Smith wrote: > >They look suspiciously like the rice beetles that are enfesting the > >entire house. My wife buys rice in 25-lb sacks, and they invariable > >"develop" beetles in a few weeks. > > > That's because the rice is full of beetle eggs that hatch after > you get the > rice. Putting the rice in a freezer will prevent them from > hatching. Or in > a small plastic garbage can (new and clean) and then put in some dry ice. > The cold and lack of oxygen will keep them from hatching. > > But I'm sure you already know this... > > :) > > Jim Even if you prevent them from hatching...don't you end up eating them?