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12 farmer fence fixes

Nobody knows more about fixing fences than farmers! These reader tips from our sister publication, Successful Farming magazine, will come in handy on the acreage, too.
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Crimping tool

Wire in pasture fences tends to sag. Instead of cutting the wire, Kenneth Meyer uses this crimping tool he made out of 1/2-inch rod to restretch it. Hinged in the center, it creates a soft bend, usually twice between posts, to stretch the fence on his Baileyville, Kansas, farm.

By Paula Barbour

Date Published: April 20, 2012
Date Updated: October 25, 2012

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