|Fire Ant, UGA Center for Urban Ag|
|IFA Range of Infestation-ARS USDA.gov|
|Fire Ant Hill 8 inches tall!|
- Drenches requiring one to three gallons of the solution to treat a single mound
- Injectable products applied with a rod injector to the center of the colony
- Products that combine with water and volatilize into a “heavier-than-air” gas that sink into the mound and fumigates it
- Organicpesticides such as pyrethrin insectide that is harmless to warm-blooded pets and people or citrus, orange oil-based pesticides
A hilarious and fascinating (to landscape geeks) Post by Dr. Sanford Porter, a researcher at the USDA-ARS Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology in Gainesville, Floridamentions dozens more ways to kill fire ants.
A trailer about making the Giant Amazon Ants sequence in Indiana Jones and the Crystal Skull.