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They're easy to install and can help minimize the drifting
When a big snow storm rolls in, we get some huge drifts on our drive, especially when the wind is howling just right. If we had a snow fence, we might not have to work so hard with the snow blower...
Keep those little Houdinis from escaping
Anyone who raises goats probably has a few ornery ones who think they have the run of the place, and manage to escape from every pen they’re put in. A goat will take every opportunity to get...
Keep your livestock away from these pesky weeds.
Nobody knows more about fixing fences than farmers! Their fencing tips come in handy on the acreage, too.
A reader asked and we have the answer.
Q: "How do I install a snow fence?" A: You can't trick mother nature, but you can make the wind move the snow to where you want by properly installing a snow fence....
This DIY solution from one of our readers will keep cows where they belong, even in the water.
My wife and I live on a 120-acre cattle ranch in Oklahoma. Spring rains followed by dry summers result in gullies that are a problem in keeping cattle confined to the pastures where they belong....
You know it's time for a new fence when you can't keep sheep in or town kids out. Last spring I found our canoe floating upside down at one end of the pond with beer cans scattered on the...
If you'd like to add nostalgia to your property, consider building a split-rail fence
Radio interview source: Samson Lough, Owner, Lough's Lumber Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below During the 1800s, land owners built split-rail fences to manage livestock....
I was backing out of the garage this morning when a pickup blocked my path. A man jumped out and said, "Hey, do you have sheep? They are in town." He gave a street name where they had last...
Get the look and feel of wood without a lot of maintenance.
Radio interview source: Paul O'Reilly, President, Fence America Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below If you find you're constantly maintaining wood fences, you might...