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How Ants Take Care of Their Farms

Hundreds of ant species have been farming for tens of millions of years.

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Sources:
http://www.natureworldnews.com/articles/11102/20141211/fungus-farming-ants-selectively-grow-crops.htm

http://www.journal-news.net/page/content.detail/id/584692/Ants-and-aphids-have-symbiotic-connection.html?nav=5067

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/10/071009212548.htm

http://phenomena.nationalgeographic.com/2012/12/27/how-leafcutter-ants-evolved-from-farmers-into-cows/

Ant Farm: These Insect Cowboys Harvest, Herd and Milk

http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/newsandeventspggrp/imperialcollege/newssummary/news_10-10-2007-9-58-53?newsid=19554

http://news.ku.dk/all_news/2014/12/fungus-growing-ants-selectively-cultivate-their-crops/

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2291106/

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