Insect Pest Control
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What Can Be Done About Town Ants?

Dewey Hill added on January 30, 2011 | Answered

They strip all the green from the garden plants and some other plants

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Heather
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Answered on January 30, 2011

This article has some suggestions:
http://citybugs.tamu.edu/factsheets/landscape/ants/ent-1002/

A systemic solution was recommended by another extension service, but they did not name a product. A systemic product I like is neem oil. It gets into the plants and will kill off anything that eats the plants, so I would add that to the TAMU recommendations.

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