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Rain + 60°F = Fire Ants

Although temperatures have gotten considerably cooler in the last week, don’t be fooled into thinking fire ants are done for this year! A quick search...

Fire Ants and Electricity

As mentioned in a previous blog post, fire ants are attracted to areas with warmer soil temperatures (around paved surfaces, bare soil and near electric...

Fire Ant Alert!

Fire Ant Alert! Look familiar? You may have noticed that before our snow this week, fire ant mounds were starting to appear. As temperatures slowly...

Fire Ants Unfazed by the Wind

  Even though fire ants are typically active when average temperatures are in the 70s, this video from October 18, 2017 shows fire ants foraging...

Fire Ants on the move!

Following the few days of intense rain last week, some of you reported seeing increased fire ant activity in the state. With the exception of...