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Rona writes,

Will Amdro kill Argentine ants or do you have a product that will?


Amdro is strictly labeled and formulated for fire ants only and it is not labeled for Argentine ants.  If you are trying to get rid of Argentine ants outside and they are not an issue in the house, then you should apply Termidor.  Termidor is the # 1 choice for ant control around the outside of your home. Termidor is a non-repellent insecticide that also has a transfer effect. That means that ants cannot tell that the Termidor is there and will walk right over it and then pick the product up on their bodies and inadvertently carry it back to the colony, then through normal social interaction the ants spread the Termidor and wipe out the colony. Termidor only needs to be applied two times per year and is effective for a wide variety of insects including ants, centipedes, roaches, spiders, silverfish, wasps and many other nuisance insects.

Answer last updated on: 05/25/2011

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