Combating a Weevil; 'Dust' Breaks Grain Insect's Film Of Waterproof Fat, Dries It Up

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Combating a Weevil; 'Dust' Breaks Grain Insect's Film Of Waterproof Fat, Dries It Up

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Prof. H.V.A. Briscoe recently told the Royal Society of Arts that the Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry at Imperial College, London, has been experimenting with mineral powders which combated the grain weevil and which were entirely removed b

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'Combating a Weevil; 'Dust' Breaks Grain Insect's Film Of Waterproof Fat, Dries It Up', New York Times

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“Combating a Weevil; 'Dust' Breaks Grain Insect's Film Of Waterproof Fat, Dries It Up,” Past Periodicals, accessed October 15, 2021, https://unsettlingscientificstories.omeka.net/items/show/21470.