Daily Archives: August 6, 2010

Bringing Home the Bacon

I don’t see the ants bringing home food items as often as I would have assumed they would.  Maybe they are hidden by the grass cover, or they hunt at different times than when I observe the nest. This seems … Continue reading

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The ant mound now

Here is what the mound of Formica exsectoides looked like on August 1.  The entry holes for the nest are in the sides of the mound, near the roots of the grass. I did weed out some of the ragweed.  I … Continue reading

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