Watch videos to see how fire ants bite and sting, forage for food, care for their young, and take care of the queen. Learn how to identify fire ants and their swarms. You can also see videos on how to properly treat your property to control fire ants.
Fire Ant Control (Management)
Learn first hand how to manage and control fire ants by viewing these instructional videos.
- Fire Ant Control Made Easy Video
- Broadcast Application of Fire Ant Bait Products
- Aerial Application of Fire Ant Bait
Fire Ant Biology
Learn what it is like to live in a fire ant colony.
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Biological Control of Fire Ants
Video Clips on Fire Ants from eXtension and Other Sources
The following clips show how fire ants behave or demonstrate concepts and procedures associated with controlling fire ants. They were filmed with the input of fire ant scientists for use in educational programming. Most of them are silent videos.
Foraging and Bait Applications
Individual Mound Treatments
Biology and Identification
- The Two Step Method for Fire Ant Control
- Life of a Fire Ant – Kidzants
- Fire Ants Queens and Colonies
- How Fire Ant Baits Work
- Fire Ant Mounds
- Fire Ant Defense
- Fire Ant Behavior