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Volts vs Amps and Other Electric Fence Lingo

The other day I got a call from a farmer. For the sake of this blog, we’ll call him Bob. Bob wanted to know if his energizer was doing its job. He told me he was reading 7,000 volts on his fence and had an amp reading of 2. Bob wasn’t sure if that meant […]

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A Post About Posts – Electric Fence Post Tips

Have you ever wondered about the proper spacing for your line posts? Or what length your corner posts should be? Maybe even what type of post you should use? Although the answers will be slightly different for every situation, here are our post spacing recommendations for the various types of posts we sell.

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

We 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 […]

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Garden Preparation Tips

Gardening 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 […]

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Kencove Farm Fence Goes Global

Hello, 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. […]

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