Imported fire ants a biting problem for Black Forest rancher

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Karen Bueche is a farmer whose recent delivery of hay for her cattle is infested with fire ants and unusable. The USDA has quarantined her driveway as a result and is investigating the matter. Bueche poses at her farm in Black Forest, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. JUSTIN EDMONDS, THE GAZETTE Photo by JUSTIN EDMONDS, THE GAZETTE