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by SebrightLover
Wed Oct 31, 2018 11:55 pm
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Idaho Ant Keepers!
Replies: 13
Views: 1700

Re: Idaho Ant Keepers!

Hello, I'm SebrightLover. I'm currently awaiting nuptial flights as I decided to look into ant keeping right as the summer ended (my luck in a nutshell) I live in the Boise area and I raise chickens a lot (hence the name, a Sebright is my favorite breed of chickens, even though I've only ones two he...
by SebrightLover
Tue Oct 30, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: New and Clueless
Replies: 6
Views: 482

Re: New and Clueless

I put them in a small glass jar, Wich I opened multiple times per day to make sure they got fresh air often. I did try the baby powder barrier but matter how thick I made it the ants could still climb out easily. Some bits of the mixture did fall in Wich I suppose could've killed them, but if assume...
by SebrightLover
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: New and Clueless
Replies: 6
Views: 482

New and Clueless

Hello, so I'm really new to ant keeping. I recently tried to capture a queen from a colony that was inside one of my garden beds but only managed to capture a bunch of workers. They only survived the days before I could only see one of the thirty I had caught. It's almost winter here (Boise area in ...