Dr Pam Swepson Writer and Researcher.
With fire ants spreading out of control and re-infesting areas that have been treated for years, Biosecurity Queensland is dumping the costs and risks of treating fire ant nests onto the public. Have they thought this through? Will members of the public pay around $100 for 500g of bait or resort to ineffective or dangerous home remedies like...Read More
Fresh fire ant nests have been found in Underwood Park after a $9m upgrade of a sporting fields, play grounds and other amenities in a major Logan City community facility. Fire ants threaten the safety of hundreds of children and adults, sporting teams and their spectators, Logan residents and visitors who come to enjoy the park. The area has b...Read More