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Re: ants

I use Gardens Alive Bullseye Bioinsecticide on fire ants. Don't know why
it wouldn't work on the others and it's not poisonous! Might want to
check it out....

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: Tony Veca <romans8@comcast.net>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Sat, 02 Aug 2003 18:59:58 -0700

>on 8/2/03 12:20 PM, Kitty wrote:
>using for your carpenter ants?
>I asked around first before I bought. Ortho - Chlor is used for spraying.
>Directions are in a pamphlet on the container. This is for outside use. I
>also got a dust, Spectracide that was recommended,  which I used for indoor
>use. I took all the electrical plates off, covered the area with plastic
>sheeting, wore gloves & a dust mask & squeezed into any openings between the
>box / dry wall. They can come up in small openings. You cut the tip off to
>what ever size opening you need. If it's to small, it's a pain to squeeze
>any out. So start small until you get the right opening and  good flow. Then
>what I had left over, I dusted through the vents in the crawl space. ( I
>have no basement). You can get info on the internet. Try google, key word
>carpenter ants. Hope this helps!!!! 
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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