Mention the three preventive and control measures used before storage of grains

Asked by Bachittar Singh | 14th Nov, 2013, 06:34: PM

Expert Answer:

  • 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 | 14th Nov, 2013, 06:43: PM

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