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Dr. Dale on Quail: Fire Ants and Quail

Dr. Dale on Quail: Fire Ants and Quail

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Dr. Dale on Quail: Fire Ants and Quail

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In the court of popular opinion red imported fire ants (RIFA) are a major player in the decline of quail across the southeastern half of Texas. But the scientific community typically hasn’t endorsed the thought. This month’s guest is Dr. Brad Dabbert from Texas Tech University. Dabbert has been involved with much of the RIFA X Bobwhite research over the past 20 years in Texas. He shares his expertise and research findings to help the rest of us sort the wheat from the chaff on this controversial critter.

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Dr. Dale on Quail: Fire Ants and Quail

In the court of popular opinion red imported fire ants (RIFA) are a major player in the decline of quail across the southeastern half of Texas. But the scientific community typically hasn’t endorsed the thought. This month’s guest is Dr. Brad Dabbert from Texas Tech University. Dabbert has been involved with much of the RIFA X Bobwhite research over the past 20 years in Texas. He shares his expertise and research findings to help the rest of us sort the wheat from the chaff on this controversial critter.

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