Cockroach balls made with boric acid. Don't put in places accessible to children or pets. Ingredients: 200g of boric acid; 1 medium onion (You can use onion flakes but they’re not as good); 1 cup of flour; 1/4 tsp of salt; About 100ml of milk.
How to Use Borax Mixtures to Kill Ants! Did you know you can use Borax to kill ants in your home or yard? And cornmeal works as well. Ants eat it and carry it to their nest and mix it with their food supply. When they eat it and feed it to their larvae, it expands their stomach and eventually they explode, killing them and the larvae. No more ants!! Also the cornmeal is safe around pets and children. This method is so cool, less expensive, and it works!
Boric Acid! I swear by this stuff from anything to pink eye and yeast infections to killing ants and roaches! She also got my attention when she told me it will keep the mice population under control. #dazehub
Want to remove aphids from a distance? Brew a strong tea from citrus peels. Cool and pour it into a spray bottle. Spray infested plants. Won't harm your plant but will burn the aphids Ants raise aphids so to get rid of aphids, you have to get rid of ants. Dousing ant hills with white vinegar a few times should do the trick. Keep ants away from humingbird feeders by coating the wire or chain holding it with petroleum jelly.
Boric Acid Ant Poison Recipe | eHow.com - Trying this now... No success with cornmeal (southern ants), coffee (hyper ants), vinegar spray (clean ants), or ant spray (bionic ants?). This is kinda a last ditch effort to keep my sanity.
ANTS? Soak cotton balls in solution made of 1 teaspoon boric acid & 6 tablespoons sugar dissolved in 2 cups water. Punch holes in the plastic containers w/lids. Put cotton balls in & cover them so bait doesn't dry out. Place on ant trails inside & outside. Be patient!