1) The most common ants in Georgia are Carpenter, Acrobat, Argentine, and Fire Ants.
2) Ants can carry up to 50x their body weight.
3) It is estimated that the biomass of all the ants on the planet is roughly equal to the biomass of all the humans on the planet.
4) Ants started farming many years before humans.
5) Some ants form supercolonies that can stretch for miles.
6) Scout ants leave a fragrant trail that other ants follow to find food.
7) Ants are as old as dinosaurs.
8) Ants have conquered the globe as much if not more than humans.
9) Ants practice slavery.
10) Ants are community driven insects.
These are just some of the fun and/or frightening facts about ants in Georgia and the world. If you are experiencing any issues with ants in your kitchen or elsewhere, call our Atlanta pest control office today to setup a free inspection. We will eliminate your problem and find the solution!