Fire Ant Control Made Easy Video: Fire Ant Baits for Vegetable Gardens, Orchards and Crops

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Altrevin Fire Ant Bait Insecticide can be used on grape vineyards, citrus and nut trees, and non-bearing stone and pome fruit trees. Clinch Ant Bait can be used in many tree fruits, nuts, and vegetable and fruit crops.  Esteem Ant Bait can be used in many tree fruits, nuts, and certain vegetable and fruit crops. Extinguish Fire Ant Bait can be used on most cropland and vegetable plots.  Baits containing spinosad (an all natural proaduct) such as Fertilome Come and Get It or Southern Ag Payback Fire Ant Bait can be used on home garden plots.

Not every bait is registered (legal to use) in each state.  The best way to ensure a bait is registered in your state is to buy your fire ant bait from a reputable dealer within your state.  Also availability of the products and small package sizes may be limited in many areas.

Watch the entire video: Fire Ant Control Made Easy (Full Version)

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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.