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The Best Way to Get Rid of Carpenter Ants

Getting rid of carpenter ants can be as much a treasure hunt as it is an insect problem. The task of finding the main ant nest and removing along with your other colonies can be a task that is often best handled by a professional. In order for the intrepid owner with an infestation deal, it really is just a sure method of eliminating this dangerous threat to their home. Continue reading →

Carpenter ants nest

Carpenter ants nest Carpenter ants are small, black ants that range in size from 1/4 to 1/2 inch long. In nature, carpenter ants provide many beneficial environmental services. The ant nest in the dead wood and accelerate the decomposition process, restoring the nutrients to the soil and facilitate the growth of new plants. Small ants […] Continue reading →

The natural enemy of ants carpenter

A study published in the American Naturalist magazine indicates that carpenter ants have practically become zombies in the forests of Thailand. The report mentions that the fungus known as Ophiocordyceps Unilateralis effectively controls the brain of these insects. Apparently the fungus parasites ants with spores released into the air and after obtaining the control forces […] Continue reading →