How to preserve your beans from weevils

Beans preservation.With the hight rate of how expensive foodstuffs are in the  in Nigeria and other part of the globe  today  it will be heartbreaking to see our foodstuff spoil without having the knowledge of how to preserve it. So today I will be educating you on how to preserve one of the popular food we have in Nigeria which is beans and other countries.

  • Follow these simple steps to store your dried beans properly
  • Transfer your dried beans to a food-safe storage container with a tight sealing lid. If you leave them in the bag they came in they will dry out faster.
  • Remove any broken beans or rocks that you notice.
  • Place the container in a cool, dry place away from sunlight.
  • Store it in your freezer,putting your beans in a zip lock bag and storing in your freezer is another way of preservation it keeps it fresh and cool.
  • Meanwhile if  your beans has already been infected with weevils don't be in a haste to discard them because it can still be useful in making bean Cake and moimoi and the weevils won't be visible this happens after through washing of your beans. Hope you find this article helpful.

Note: it is advisable to finish eating your preserved beans in a year  because the longer it stays the more dry it becomes and more difficult to cook.

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