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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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Horse jumping fence that measures the force

Horse jumping fence that measures the force

We’re developing a technique to measure the force the horse’s uses in the jump-off and landing. The technique we’re going to use is a big scale, that we’re going to dig down underneath the ground. We are measuring the force generated by the horses when they jump and when they land. We’re doing it because …

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High Tensile Wire Tensioning Tips from Zareba® Systems

High Tensile Wire Tensioning Tips from Zareba® Systems

In this segment, you will learn where to place strainers. How to install in lines strainers and tension indicator Springs. You will learn how to apply tension to a wire and repeat the process for all of the wires of your fence. You’ll learn the proper technique for safely tensioning wire. How to accurately measure …

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Introduction to Wire Fencing

Introduction to Wire Fencing

Hi I’m Justin from System Fencing and today I’m going to be giving you a brief introduction into our wire fencing. Here at System Fencing we have many options available that are differentiated by your choice of knot, legitity or flexibility spacing of your mesh, type of gauge or thickness of your wire and length …

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Electric Fence 101: Benefits of Electric Fencing and Installation Tips by Zareba®

Electric Fence 101: Benefits of Electric Fencing and Installation Tips by Zareba®

Thank you for your interest in Zareba brand energized fencing. We recognize that building a fence will require a significant investment of time, effort and money and we want to help you through the process. As a leader in safe, effective animal control, Zereba is committed to helping you plan the right fence for your …

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How to Install Gates for Electric Fence Systems

How to Install Gates for Electric Fence Systems

In this segment you will learn where to place gates and openings, and how to continue the electrical circuit without impeding the opening by varying insulated wire. There are a variety of gates available at farm supply stores. Build or buy sturdy gate materials especially hardware items such as hinges and closures. Stock gaps or …

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