FIRE ANTS IN THE NEWS 

Red imported fire ants have arrived, Fox 8-TV, Greensboro/High Point/Winston Salem, NC, May 17, 2013  
Hotter than fire, Total Landscare Care, May 2013   
Native or invaders? Pest Control Technology, April 2013
Toleration of Many Queens in Some Fire Ant Colonies Determined by ‘Social Chromosome,’ Academia Sinica (Taiwan), February 19, 2013 
Family of toddler attacked by fire ants thanks rescuers, KVUE-TV San Antonio, February 15, 2013 
Imported fire ants a biting problem for Black Forest rancher, Colorado Springs Gazette, November 19, 2012    
FMC helps high schools stay free of fire ants, Pest Control Technology, November 16, 2012    
Fire ants mobilize in aftermath of disaster, University of Missouri Extension Office, November 7, 2012      
Ants much more than a nuisance, Florida Today, August 13, 2012   
Fire ants are back in East Texas, KETK-TV, July 16 2012     
Bugged? Survive the ferocious pesky pests with preparation and prevention, Naples Daily News, June 5, 2012   
Identifying common ant species, Pest Control Technology, May 2012   
Fire ants problem growing, Today's THV Little Rock, May 23, 2012  
Kia'i Moku: Little fire ants have big impact, Maui News, May 14, 2012  
Fire ants cause Greenway Trailheads to temporarily close, WTXL-ABC-27 Tallahassee, April 14, 2012   
Tulane-UAB baseball game suspended because of fire ants, Larry Brown Sports, April 13, 2012      
Rains bring more fire ants into East Texas, KETK-TV East Texas, April 6, 2012  
Know your enemy: fire ants, NC State University's The Abstract, March 28, 2012     
A mild winter could mean a banner year for fire ants in North Carolina, Fayetteville Observer, March 3, 2012   
Fire ants continue dominance across US, Western Farm Press, January 13, 2012 
Creepy Crawly Times at Co-op, ECT Trends, December 6, 2011   
Stinging insect tips by Dr. Reid Ipser, Pest Management Professional, November 29, 2011 
Fire ants conquered America by monopolising calorie-rich food, Discover Magazine, December 5, 2011