Fire Ant Control
fire ant characteristics
Size: There are many sizes of workers in the colony, ranging from 1/8-inch to almost 3/8-inch in length. Color: Reddish brown.
The red imported fire ant was brought into this country during the 1920s and has spread to cover most of the Gulf Coast states and most of eastern Texas. It is now established north into parts of Tennessee and North Carolina.
Or, make a mound or broadcast bait treatment using Advance Carpenter Ant Bait, or Advion Fire Ant Bait or Maxforce Complete. Perimeter treatments around the structure should be conducted on a regular basis to keep fire ants from invading the structure.
Mound drenching involves flooding the mound with a large volume of water based insecticide. More that one gallon is needed for most mounds and larger mounds may require more than one gallon. Tempo, CyKick, or Suspend are labeled for the Imported Red Fire Ant.
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spray concentrates for fire ants
These concentrates are mixed with water and used in a compressed hand held sprayer to make your application.
These different baits are labeled for most all common household ants.
Insecticide granules for fire ants
These “ready to use” granular crystals are convenient and great for a contact kill and have a great residual properties for the exterior. They fall down into and under landscape material such as turf, rock or mulch to target problem fire ants.