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Fire Ant Information

Are you tired of chasing those fire ant mounds around? We can help!

Start here for the latest on fire ants:


Where Are the Decapitating Flies Found in Alabama?


Publications for Alabamians:

Streaming Video Presentations: Fire Ant Management Success Stories from Alabama
Fire Ant Control: The Two-Step Method and Other Approaches eXtension pub. (files are in Windows Media Player format) What Fire Ant Problem?
2013 Fire Ant Control Materials for Homeowners PDF Fire Ant Control Made Easy Fire Ants at Talladega
Broadcast Baits for Fire Ant Control PDF Fire Ant Baits - Active Ingredients and Trade Names Randolph Co. Fire Ant Demonstration
Managing Imported Fire Ants in Urban Areas HTML  Life of a Fire Ant  
Management of Imported Fire Ants in Cattle Production Systems HTML  How to Calibrate a Bait Spreader  
Fire Ant Coloring Book PDF

YouTube Video:

Control Fácil de las Hormigas Bravas

Biological Control of Imported Fire Ants    
eXtension Fire Ant Poster    

Who can I contact within Alabama for help with managing fire ants?

More information about fire ants is available at:

Can I borrow a Herd seeder to apply fire ant bait?

Materials for Educators:

In cooperation with the Southern Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Professional
Development Program, we have developed a series of products that can be used in teaching about fire
ants. Some can be downloaded from the web site. Others are available at selected county offices of the
Alabama Cooperative Extension System. Some can be purchased from the Alabama Cooperative Extension
System Publications Office, 334-844-1592.

2010 Fire Ant CoP Questionnaire

Imported Fire Ant eXtension

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