Abathor granular ant bait controls ants in commercial and residential areas, golf course turf, lawns, and structures. Abathor Ant Bait from Ensystex controls a variety of ant species with a single product. This creates convenience for you, eliminates guesswork and saves money. Abathor Ant Bait is an irresistible combination of attractants, proteins and carbohydrates that appeals to even the hardest to control ants. Finicky eaters that other baits can't control are controlled with Abathor Ant Bait. Abathor Ant Bait is formulates to be highly attractive to a wide selection of ants including Argentine, Odorous House, Crazy, Little Black and Pavement Ants.The solid "food" component of Abathor Ant Bait is a specially selected yellow corn grit matrix. This matrix is sized to permit ants to easily take particles of the bait back to their colony.Abamectin is a relatively slow acting insecticide that can begin affecting ant populations within 24 hours. This means that foraging ants that find Abathor Ant Bait have enough time to take the bait back to the colony where it can be distributed among the colony members. If enough of the members of the colony consume the bait, the result can be ant colony elimination.