mention the preventive and control measure used before grain are stored?


Asked by kishor.kp14 | 29th Jul, 2019, 08:00: PM

Expert Answer:

Preventive and control measures used before storage of grains:

  • Grains must be dried thoroughly otherwise there are chances of rottening.
  • Grains need to be stored in room free of moisture.
  • Tin-boxes should be preferred as they are mice-proof.
  • In godowns, chemical used to prevent rats and insects must be used carefully in such as way that grains are not contaminated.
  • Old gunny bags should be sun-dried.
  • Storage places should be well-ventilated.
  • During transportation of grains, gunny bags must be covered properly so that no wastage takes place.

Answered by Sheetal Kolte | 30th Jul, 2019, 11:28: AM