Potato Plants
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ants

Zone uk east yorkshire | hotpaul444 added on July 31, 2012 | Answered

I was on my allotment digging my potatoes up and there were ants everywhere. Do they eat the potatoes?

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Heather
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Answered on August 13, 2012

Not typically. They can bite you though, and while this is not really harmful it can make gardening unpleasant. This article may help:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/get-rid-of-ants.htm

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