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Old 10-09-2013, 04:25 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by muelldawg View Post
Better than "crazy ants"?

In one night we picked up millions of them at the Orange Grove RV Park, Bakersfield CA. We finally figured out they were after some spilled cat food. Mopped them up and by the time (next day) we had returned to Phoenix another million of them had moved to the head and drowned. I don't blame them for going for water; it was blazing hot in TT.
I have heard about these crazy ants! Never want to encounter a bunch of those!

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Old 10-10-2013, 08:00 AM   #12
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Originally Posted by krackeer View Post
I have heard about these crazy ants! Never want to encounter a bunch of those!
It could be much worse. Let's hope someone doesn't get the bright idea to import these.

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Old 10-11-2013, 02:53 AM   #13
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That will stop the lady bugs.


That will work on stink bugs.
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Old 10-11-2013, 12:59 PM   #14
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My mom's house had a ladybug problem. When I was researching control methods I learned that wherever they congregate, they deposit a pheremone (kind of a bug perfume) that tends to attract more ladybugs. The more ladybugs attracted, the more pheremone deposited, and in a few years they can be thicker than hairs on a dog's back.

We got rid of the problem. Sold the house.
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Old 10-11-2013, 05:35 PM   #15
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Like I said before, have had 99% success with the arisol bombs in the attic and a couple times in the main house. These buggers like to hid in cracks and crannies and come out when the temp warms up. Use the vacumn cleaner when they group up and the bombs in the Spring and Fall. After 2 or 3 years of doing this, our outbreaks are fewer and just a few bugs in the house.

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