MAY 2003
Texas Cooperative Extension, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

   

 

Combating Texas Fire Ants


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USDA'S ILLUSTRATION OF
A FIRE ANT
or combating imported fire ants (Solenopsis invicta) under Texas conditions, the 'Texas Two-Step' method is still the mainstay of treatments.

Visit Texas A&M University's Fire Ant website at

http://fireant.tamu.edu

to learn more about combating fire ants through both organic and chemical approaches, research in the use of phorid flies as controls against fire ants, and many other useful facts.

Children can even listen to "fire ant noises" via their computer at this website.


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