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State to eradicate Waimanalo little fire ants

By Gary T. Kubota

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 15, 2014

~~<p>Within a month, state agricultural crews will begin eradicating colonies of little fire ants within about a 4-acre area of Waimanalo.</p>
<p>During a briefing about little fire ants, state Agriculture Department officials said Monday the colonies, pinpointed by a survey, will be controlled and eradicated in about a year. The department would then monitor the area for three years.</p>
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Within a month, state agricultural crews will begin eradicating colonies of little fire ants within about a 4-acre area of Waimanalo.

During a briefing about little fire ants, state Agriculture Department officials said Monday the colonies, pinpointed by a survey, will be controlled and eradicated in about a year. The department would then monitor the area for three years. Login for more...



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