Field ants are one of our 5 commonly found ants. They like to nest underground near trees, sidewalks, fences, and at the base of structures. Field ants are often confused with fire ants. Field ants do not sting, however, they can bite. Field ants feed of sweets and meats they find along shrubs and trees. Field ants have a lot in common with other types of ants and don’t particularly have a distinguishing factor. If you think you may have field ants around your yard or home please make sure to schedule a FREE home inspection today!