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This is how you do it! – Electric fence energisers – what matters?

This is how you do it! – Electric fence energisers – what matters?

>>HAUKE: Hello, I’m Hauke from VOSS.farming and today we are going to talk about our energisers. When selecting the right energiser, the first things to consider are intended use, local facilities and conditions. Before choosing the right power supply, we must consider the following facts. If there is a mains connection in the vicinity, we …

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Ask the Vet – Club foot, best fencing, girth and saddle fit & more! – November 2018

Ask the Vet – Club foot, best fencing, girth and saddle fit & more! – November 2018

DAN: Hi, SmartPak fans. I’m SmartPaker Dan. She’s Dr. Lydia Gray, SmartPak Staff Veterinarian and Medical Director. And we are here to answer your horse health questions asked and voted on by you. Now we’ve got a ton of great questions for this month. DR LYDIA GRAY: We did, yeah. DAN: I know there’s a …

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Simple Maintenance Tasks for High-Tensile Electric Fencing by Zareba®

Simple Maintenance Tasks for High-Tensile Electric Fencing by Zareba®

Congratulations on successfully installing your Zareba High Tensile fence! Your High Tensile Fence System is now ready to provide safe and effective animal control for many years to come. Make it a habit to walk your fence regularly to check insulators, and keep wire free of debris. Look for tree branches or weeds that may …

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Ask the Vet – Best type of fencing for horses in turnout

Ask the Vet – Best type of fencing for horses in turnout

DAN: “What type of fencing is best for 24/7 turnout, i.e, electric tape, rope, barbed wire, no climb, wooden, et cetera? Thank you! I absolutely love your videos and look forward to them each month.” And she even put little heart emojis for you. [LAUGHTER] DR LYDIA GRAY: Nice. Or for you. So you can …

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How to Take a Soil Sample

How to Take a Soil Sample

My name’s John Lamb. I’m with the University Minnesota Department of Soil, Water & Climate. So our objective today is to demonstrate how to take a good soil sample or a representative soil sample for nutrient recommendation. Now why is that important to get a good soil sample? Most of the lab analysis are very, …

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