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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Har·vest·ing, a. & n., from Harvest, v. t.
 Harvesting ant Zool., any species of ant which gathers and stores up seeds for food. Many species are known.
 Note:The species found in Southern Europe and Palestine are Aphenogaster structor and Aphenogaster barbara; that of Texas, called agricultural ant, is Pogonomyrmex barbatus or Myrmica molifaciens; that of Florida is Pogonomyrmex crudelis.  See Agricultural ant, under Agricultural.