problem with ants

Asked May 5, 2015, 10:47 AM EDT

Hi I will like to know about how can I get rid of this kind of ants...I have try many things but they always came back or just appear on the other side of garden. They are eating my plants I haven't been able to have a decent garden because of them. They are also eating my potted plants..please help!!

Nueces County Texas integrated pest management

1 Response

Unfortunately, I can not tell what type of ant is in the pictures you have submitted.

However, it sounds like you have leaf cutter ants. You can find control suggestions here:

http://citybugs.tamu.edu/factsheets/landscape/ants/ent-1002/