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Corn (on cob)


How to clean:

Corn can be checked by pouring the water that was used to boil the corn through a finely knit shmatta and checking the shmatta on a light box for infestation. If infestation is found then the corn should not be used.

Type of insects found:

Small thrips (white/yellowish) and aphids.

Where insects are found: 

Can sometimes be found on the husk and can infest the kernels and hide underneath.

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