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Title: Fire Ant Control for the 21st Century

item Streett, Douglas
item Vogt, James

Submitted to: Meeting Abstract
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: 2/9/2007
Publication Date: 2/9/2007
Citation: Streett, D.A., Vogt, J.T. 2007. Fire Ant Control for the 21st Century. Meeting Abstract. NPMA February 8-9, 2007.

Interpretive Summary:

Technical Abstract: This presentation addressed the current status of broadcast and spot treatment insecticides, bait treatments, and nontoxic control measures for fire ant control. Topics included a review of available products, specific tips for successful control, and safety considerations for these products. Applications outside and inside the home for fire ant control were the main focus of the presentation.