Get Rid of Ants with cornmeal. Put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it but can't digest it. It may take a week or so, especially if it rains, but it works and you don't have the worry about pets or small children being harmed!
"Cornmeal is the quickest and cheapest way to kill ants. It is safe for the environment, children and pets. Poor little piles of cornmeal near the anthill, the ants will take it home to share. The cornmeal cannot be digested by the ants and they die.
Alternative Gardning: Homemade Fertilizer For Lawns. supposed to be really great for your grass - growth, green, and killing bugs that ruin your lawn! 'm going to try this on part of the backyard lawn that isn't doing that great anyway
NATURAL ANT KILLER: Mix two tablespoons of borax with jam, jelly, honey or syrup until there is a paste. Smear some on some paper or a plate and put it where the ants are at. They should flock to it and eat it and take it back to the nest.
How to get hummingbirds to nest! I love the mosaic look of the moss that humming birds sculpt onto their nests. Humming birds are very allusive but some people have actually trained them to trust the human hand.