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Homemade Ant Bait Recipes

Category Ants
ants eating bait
If getting rid of ants in your home and garden is the desired outcome, making your own ant bait at home is easy and effective to do that. This guide contains homemade ant bait recipes.


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February 18, 20171 found this helpful

Boric acid is a common ingredient in homemade recipes for killing ants. This page is about using boric acid for controlling ants in garden and kitchen.

Ants feeding on a solution of boric acid.

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August 8, 20060 found this helpful


  • 1 Part Boric Acid
  • 2 Parts Mint Jelly Or Cracker Crumbs


Mix, place bait in a container with ant size holes in lid. Place away from children and pets as boric acid can be harmful if swallowed. Dispose of container after use.


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May 13, 20040 found this helpful

What kind of homemade bait recipes can one make? These three simple recipes are easily made using boric acid as the active ingredient.

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