Controlling Fire Ants in Your Yard

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As red imported fire ants continue to spread across North Carolina and the country, you may be a bit more leery about new ant mounds in your yard. We’ve all had that moment when we find little six-legged scavengers and wonder if the dreaded fire ant has set up shop.

But how do you spot a fire ant infestation? What do fire ants look like? And most importantly, how can you get rid of them? Homegrown shares tips and tools to help keep your yard fire ant-free in our latest segment featuring NC State Extension pest management specialist, Mike Waldvogel.

Fire Ant

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Ryan Adams, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionRyan AdamsExtension Associate Call Ryan Email Ryan Center for Integrated Pest Management
NC State Extension, NC State University
Posted on Aug 22, 2019
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