Integrated Pest Management · Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Ants are among the most common pests in households. They are also found in restaurants, hospitals, offices, warehouses, and other buildings where they can find food and water.
Although ants are annoying when they come indoors, they can be beneficial by feeding on fleas, termites, and other pests in the garden.
- Hormigas (Ants)
- What to do if you have an ant emergency
- Why do ants invade?
- Overview of ant management program
- Ant inspection
- Using baits
- Refillable bait stations
- Full video: Managing Argentine Ants Around the Home
- Urban Pest Management of Ants in California
(a for-sale UC ANR publication for professional pest managers)