Issue 3

Issue 3 of Ant Keeper Magazine has just been released! If you haven't ordered your copy yet, be sure to visit one of our great retailers or order here.

Ant Keeper Magazine is the leading magazine for ant keepers worldwide. Whether you are a beginner or experienced keeper, there is something for everyone. This full-colour, quarterly publication is available in print or online, and features interesting, in-depth articles from expert, interviews with prominent figures in the field, species profiles, product reviews and more.

Issue 1 is due out this winter, so please check back here for further details, to be released soon.

To keep up-to-date on the very latest Ant Keeper Magazine news, why not subscribe to our mailing list? We promise to only use it for anty things, and will never sell your details. 

Ant trader website Ant Keeping Kit is our latest new partner, selling print and electronic copies of the magazine. Why not pick up a copy of the magazine when you're next shopping for some new additions to your ant family?

Subscriber and retailer copies have been shipped out, so make sure you start stalking your friendly local postie in the next few days. The magazine will also be available for sale on the Antz for All stall at BugFest on Sunday (18th of February) in Yeovil.

LC Ants, makers and sellers of fantastic acrylic (Solenopsis-proof!) and ytong nests and specialist suppliers of leaf cutter ants, are now offering Ant Keeper Magazine for sale! You will now be able to buy the magazine with your formicaria at LC Ants.


British Ants, the UK's largest supplier of mated queen ants, colonies, formicaria and ant accessories galore now also sell Ant Keeper Magazine! Now you can get everything you need for your ants - and for you! - in one handy place.

With just 11 days until the magazine officially launches, we have been very busy behind the scenes putting together an amazing issue full of terrific articles, photographs, interviews, reviews and more.

We are delighted to announce that issue 1 will contain the following:

  • Getting to know Mikey Bustos of Ants Canada
  • Caring for a fast-growing mega colony, featuring Carebara diversa
  • An interview with Luke Twydell of AntKit 
  • 3D printing in ant keeping
  • Ants: the dark side
  • Species profile: Messor barbarus
  • Internet roundup
  • Science focus
  • Product reviews

Subscribe of Ant Keeper Magazine today to get it hot off the press! It’s available as a subscription or single issue, both electronically and in print. Print purchasers also get electronic access to their issues at no extra cost!