Vanquish Pro Ant Bait is a new generation Ant Bait with both protein and carbohydrate in the matrix to attract a wider variety of ants. Vanquish Pro has Fipronil as it's active ingredient, at very low levels, so that the bait will find it's way right back into the nest where it will do the most damage to the colony.
Vanquish Pro also retains it's moisture levels for longer, allowing longer feeding time on the bait once placed in their habitat
Directions must be followed on the label to get maximum effectiveness from Vanquish Pro
The bait is in the form of a pale green paste. Vanquish Pro is available in 100g and 325g cartridges which are vacuum packed. The 100g are packaged in a syringe and the 325g cartridges require the use of a caulking gun.
Vanquish Pro is effective on all ant species
The application rate of Vanquish Pro is 3kg/hectare so a 325g cartridge is enough to treat 1100m2 or 2 average house sections. Small amounts of bait are squeezed out at regular intervals of 2 meters onto the ground or can be put into 75mm pieces of hose or irrigation tube. Best put in shady places to help against evaporation. Baiting is only necessary outside as it will draw all ants to it. The larger the area that is baited the more successful the baiting program will be. Keep other animals away from the treatment area for 24 hours. No harm will come to them if they eat it but you will have to re-bait. Once the vacuum bag has been opened the bait has only a short shelf life – refrigeration will help to some degree.
Be sure to apply sufficient Vanquish Pro bait initially. Ants can become bait shy if it is used intermittently. So why not get your neighbours involved and treat the whole street in one go!
The active ingredient in Vanquish Pro is Fipronil at a rate of 0.1g/kg, the same active ingredient found in Frontline flea control for cats and dogs. Vanquish Pro should not harm humans or animals through accidental contact or ingestion.
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How much do I need???
Light to Medium Infestation
1x 325g cartridges will treat 1000 sq m
1 Acre ~ approx 4000 sq m – means 4 x 325g cartridges
½ Acre ~ approx 2000 sq m –means 2 x 325g cartridges
¼ Acre ~ approx 1000 sq m –means 1 x 325g cartridge
1/8 Acre ~ approx 500 sq m – means 2 x 100g syringes
2x 325g cartridges required to treat 1000 sq m area
1 Acre ~ approx 4000 sq m – means 8 x 325g Cartridges
½ Acre ~ approx 2000sq m – means 4 x 325g cartridges
¼ Acre ~ approx 1000sq m – means 2 x 325g cartridges
1/8 Acre ~ approx 500sq m – means 1 x 325g cartridge