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So, you think you're having a bad hair day? Meet the inch-long 'Cow Killer Ant' with a Boris Johnson barnet

This "Cow Killer Ant" can floor its victims with just one vicious sting. Despite its name the inch-long beast, known formally as the Thistledown Velvet Ant, is actually a wingless female wasp.


10 Best Life Hacks From Aunt Nancy: Spider spray using peppermint oil

from Balcony Garden Web

If you Use Vinegar in the Garden these 12 Miracles will Happen

Vinegar has myriads of uses in the kitchen but it can also do miracles in the garden! Look at these 12 amazing vinegar uses in garden to know more.


Slugs will eat cornmeal, even though it kills them. Put cornmeal in a jar turned on its side near the affected plants...!!!

from The WHOot

Pest Control Recipes

home made Ant Killer thanks for sharing...passing it on


Dried Bay Leaves - Make ants disappear, FOREVER! The absolute BEST was to get rid of ANTS! Take a handful of dried bay leaves and grind them in a blender until they have turned to a fine powder. Sprinkle anywhere you are having problems with ants. Indoors or out! I do this to keep the ants off of my hummingbird feeder. The best part is it works for months and will not kill the ants or other creatures, but makes them go away. Safe to use around pets and children...will have to try this.

from Listotic

22 Everyday Products You Can Easily Make From Home (for less!)

#17. Homemade Ant Poison (THIS STUFF ACTUALLY WORKS!) -- 22 Everyday Products You Can Easily Make From Home (for less!) These are all so much healthier, too!


Kill ants by spraying on a salt solution (25% salt, 75% water)... no need for harsh chemicals. Works on slugs and snails too!


Latter part may be incorrect, but still the coolest villain


How to Use Baking Soda in the Garden

Pour baking soda on ant hill. Wait ten min and pour vinegar on hill. Ants will ingest mixture and die