Find information on moth pest control at the official NPMA website.
Indian Meal Moth
Indianmeal moths feed on dried fruits, grains, seeds, nuts, chocolate, candies, bird seed, dog food, powdered milk, dried red peppers and candy.
Attracted to the light, these bugs are found in bright places where food is stored like restaurants and grocery stores.
Moths infest foods and can contaminate food products by leaving skin and waste behind.
- Store food in sealed containers.
- Discard infested foods in outdoor trash bins.
- Clean infested cupboards thoroughly with a vacuum and soap and water.