Fire ants are a big problem throughout the country. Amdro Yard Treatment granules provide a season-long solution. It is highly attractive to fire ants. It is applied to the entire yard using a spreader. The worker ants carry the bait back to the mounds, where they will feed it to the other ants including the queen. It kills the queen and prevents production of new ants, so that the entire mound dies. Amdro Yard Treatment will take care of all visible mounds as well as the ones that are hidden. The 5 pound bag will treat up to 10,000 square feet.
Imported and native fire ants and other ants (except Carpenter and Pharoah ants), such as harvester ants and bigheaded ants * See label for complete list
For use in
Lawns, Landscaped areas, Golf Courses, Commercial Grounds, Parks and other Non-Cropland areas, Poultry Houses grounds (excluding runs and ranges), Corrals and other animal holding areas
Using a rotary broadcast spreader or handheld granular spreader Broadcast at 5 lbs. per 5,000 sq. ft. (for heavy infestations) to 10,000 square feet (for light infestations) * See label for complete application instructions
Outstanding! I applied the ant killer and with in two days the ants were gone! outstanding product, I now only use this product for my ant problems. I apply it once every three months and the ant have yet to return.
Is Amdro Yard Treatment Fire Ant Bait Granules dangerous to other insects?
Would this product be dangerous to many insects other than ants? I want the ants gone but I like the lightning bugs, spiders, and butterflies. Also how dangerous is it to pets that eat grass?
Amdro Yard Treatment Fire Ant Bait Granulesis designed only to attrack ants. With that said, if other insects were to contact the active ingredient, it could pose a threat. This product is safe for pets to be around as it is labeled for animal holding grounds.
Lightning bugs live on the ground. Can I use Amdro Yard Treatment Fire Ant Bait Granules?
Amdro Yard Treatment Fire Ant Bait Granules is only labeled for Imported and native fire ants and other ants (except Carpenter and Pharoah ants). Demand CS is an alternative option to use for general insects, you would want to spray on bushes/trees etc where the bugs would land.