Turning My Youtube Gold Play Button Into an Ant Farm

Man, there was once a time where I told myself that if ever this channel were to receive this inconcievable milestone award, I would treasure it, hang it on a wall and keep it forever in mint condition to admire as a trophy piece. The Youtube Gold Play button awarded to Youtube channels reaching 1 […]

My Fire Ants’ New Ant Farm

Let’s get fired up, AC Family! We’ve got some action for you today! When you own and care for an ant colony, overtime you develop a sort of understanding. Eventually it gets to the point where you almost know what your colony needs, when they need it, and how much of it they need. It’s […]

The Haunted Ant Farm (Halloween Special)

This is a tale, of curses and doom, A tale that takes place in the dark of my room Over in the corner, is a place so quiet, A mystical place for any creatures that try it, For within its glass walls, a secret it hides, I’m convinced there’s a ghost living deep inside, The […]

How to Build an Ant Farm | Natural Formicarium

Hi guys, my name’s Jordan, and in this video, we’re going to be creating some naturalistic formicaria. Containing soil, plants, and other crucial organisms. Basically, mini ecosystems, perfectly catered for the keeping of ants. To start off, you’re going to need an enclosure of some sort. To give you guys some options, I’m going with […]

My Cockroach Farm

Greetings, AC Family! Welcome to the AntsCanada Ant Channel. If you have a fascination for nature, you’re in the right place. On this channel, we take a look at the amazing world of ants, and even explore pet ant keeping, as a hobby. But did you know that a big part of keeping pet ant […]

How to Build an Ant Farm | AAC All in One Formicarium

Hi guys, my name’s Jordan, and in this video, I’m going to be creating some more ant nests. In the previous episode, I showed you guys how you could create a modular nest, made from Autoclaved Aerated Concrete, AAC for short. In this episode, I’m going to be working with this same material again. But […]

Using a Sticky Barrier to Prevent Ants on Trees and Shrubs

Do you see trails of ants marching up and down your landscape trees and shrubs? Although ants may be attracted to flower nectar or ripe fruit, they are not eating your plants. Ants in trees are most likely gathering a sticky substance called honeydew. Honeydew is produced by insects such as aphids, psyllids, mealybugs, whiteflies, […]

The Evolution of Agriculture in Ants with Dr. Ted Schultz

– You’ve probably heard of ant farms. But have you heard of ant farmers? How have ants evolved to actually grow and harvest their own food? We’ll find out today when we speak with entomologist Dr. Ted Schultz. I should grab some lunch while I’m out here. (upbeat music) Wow! (chuckling) Welcome everyone. We are […]

Ants on Citrus Trees – Organic Ant Control with Tanglefoot Sticky Barriers

– [Narrator] In this video, I will demonstrate organic ant control for citrus trees using sticky barriers. The Argentine ant is one of the worst invasive species. It has spread to six continents, displacing native ant species and disrupting ecosystems. California has a super colony of Argentine ants that covers most urban areas. Not only […]

My Pet Ants Discovered Agriculture

OMG! I can’t believe it! I think the world is pretty familiar that ants are very intelligent and resourceful creatures, but this week, I believe to have filmed for the very first time on this open-concept floating island ant farm, I’ve created for my cute Pheidole ant colony, what has to be the ultimate demonstration […]