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SPLIT PEAS-1.61 WEEVIL DAMAGE (CAVITY)
 Split Peas-1.61 Weevil Damage (Cavity)

Portion for Analysis: Approximately 250 grams

 

Split Peas which contain a cavity left by the weevil larvae are weevil damage.

 

NOTE: Insect damage split peas should also be checked for live or dead insects/larvae and for the presence of insect refuse. (Refer to Pea and Lentil Handbook, Section 5.12 and 5.30).

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Last updated November 2010