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Pasture Pigs and Kencove Fence

Working with Hogs and Kencove Farm Fence Supplies As a new farmer with a full-time “in-town” job, I know that when it comes to managing my livestock and acreage I need a simple, yet effective fencing setup.  Using a combination of permanent and temporary electric fencing, I can rotate my pigs over the pasture, eliminate […]

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Orchard and Vineyard Trellis Construction: Part 2

Along with your wire and posts, you will need a few tools to erect a functioning trellis. Below is an illustration of 15 hand tools needed to properly build a trellis system. Different designs require different tool use and frequency of tool use. But, these are the basic hand tools you will need when working […]

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Orchard and Vineyard Trellis Construction: Part 1

When you think of uses for high-tensile wire, orchards and vineyards aren’t often at the top of the list. However, high-tensile wire has a large impact on the orchard and vineyard industries. As orchards and vineyards continue to change and advance to meet the large demand for consumers, they struggle with large input costs. As […]

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Fence Alarm: The Latest in Fence Monitoring Technology

Ever wonder if your electric fence is dead? Do you waste time worrying about the current voltage of your fence? Wish you could simply check your phone to see if your energizer is working properly?  If you answered yes to any of these questions,  Kencove has a new product that is right up your alley!

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10 Most Common Electric Fence Problems, Part 3

#5 Energy Leaks:  An energy leak is a small energy loss from the fence line to earth and can occur for a number of reasons.  Common reasons are heavy vegetation, debris, poor insulators, broken wire, or interference of neutral wires.   You should constantly be on the lookout for vegetation that is growing up near electric […]

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