Horse Fencing: Using Kencote and Hotcote to Contain Your Equine Friends

lukcik_winterhorses17-153We all know too well that when it comes to horses, everything is more expensive. From feed and hay to equipment and fences, horses require specialized set-ups, and if you take a shortcut you will end up paying in the end. Now, we can’t solve all of the problems with horses, however, we can help you fence in your equine friends with safe, secure, low-maintenance, affordable fencing. Continue reading »

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Garden Preparation Tips

ladybug-drop-of-water-rain-leaf-40731Gardening doesn’t have an off-season. Regardless of the amount of snow outside, winter is the perfect time to start planning your spring garden. Kencove has everything you need to keep your hard work safe from groundhogs, rabbits, deer, and raccoons.

This year I plan on expanding my garden to a large enough scale that I will have enough vegetables to can and freeze for winter. Although it is only February, I have already begun my garden planning here in Western Pennsylvania. Continue reading »

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Kencove Farm Fence Goes Global

fullsizerenderHello, my name is Mary Blake, Warehouse Manager at the Kencove warehouse in Earl Park, Indiana. I started working at Kencove in 1999. My husband John and I live on his family farm where we grow hay, corn, and beans, and have 35 head of Limousin cattle. We have two adult boys, Kent and Mark. The boys, following in John’s footsteps, showed 4-H calves and have been involved in showing cattle on the National Junior level also. They’ve shown the Chianina breed, and in 2007, the Limousin breed. Continue reading »

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A Jobe Valve for Every Job

cow_jobevalveWhen it comes to keeping your water tanks full of clean, fresh water, there are no better valves for the job than Jobe Valves. From high-pressure lines to gravity-fed water tanks, there really is a Jobe Valve for every job. Kencove carries a wide selection of Jobe Valves to ensure we have the right one for you. Continue reading »

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Grazing with Goats

goat-blog-3Growing up with animals was always an adventure. And raising a family with your own eggs and meat can not only be a great way to monitor what your family eats, but also to teach valuable life lessons about hard work, the circle of life, responsibility, and stewardship of the land. Continue reading »

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