Fruit Table With Ant Protection

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Fruit Table With Ant Protection

The ants cannot cross the small moats around the four legs of this fruit table, and hence the fruit is protected.

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the moat

nice idea. i like the moat..

Hi, my grandmother used this

Hi, my grandmother used this same idea, in fact it was common practise, when I was a child growing up in the rural South. I may be wrong (it's been a long time ago) but I think they used a mixture of water and kerson in the "moats."