Category Archives: Fence – Farming Articles

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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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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Grazing with Goats

Growing 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.

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Kencove Grounding Kits: the Simple Solution to Adequate Grounding

To have an effective high-tensile electric fence you, must start with high-quality parts. High-tensile wire, solid, CCA-treated wood posts, and a reliable energizer are essential. One important element that is often overlooked is grounding. Grounding is key.

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