Farm Supplies News

25 Feb

While barbed wire fences are most commonly used to prevent predators from attacking your livestock, barbed wire fences can also prevent your animals from escaping. Additionally, these types of fences can be used to protect resources temporarily or permanently from grazing animals. If you are unsure about when barbed wire fencing should be used on…

07 Jan

When picking fencing out for a turkey farm, it is important to know what to prioritize in order to properly protect your birds. Although turkeys are more than capable of flying short distances and escaping enclosures, they are usually content to stay in their pasture, as long as they have what they need to live….

03 Dec

Shelters are one of the most overlooked components by most people who are setting up horse paddocks. Because horses are more than happy to spend their lives outside, many horses are not given appropriate shelter. If you are setting up a paddock for your horse and need a corral shelter, make sure that you contact…

12 Nov

Security for farms is extremely important. Wandering animals, predators, and trespassers can all put the livelihood of a farmer at risk. Even if the farm is not designed to generate income but is rather used to supply your family with homegrown food, it is useful to know the best hobby farm fencing options. The type…

08 Oct

Rabbits may be adorable, but they are a major nuisance to anyone attempting to cultivate a garden. If you have a garden and have tried to grow vegetables but have been thwarted by rabbits, it is important to know the best method to keep rabbits from eating your vegetables. At Edge Wholesale Direct, we provide…

10 Sep

If you have a farm or acreage and you need to set up a fence around it, it can be helpful to know the differences and comparative benefits of wire fencing and wooden board fencing. There are many good reasons to use either material when building a fence, so make sure that you talk to…

13 Aug

Fencing in cattle pastures properly can keep you from experiencing some pretty significant headaches down the road. Cows are prone to lean against and scratch themselves on barriers, so they often break weaker fences and escape without even meaning to. They also tend to roam, so once they get out, chasing down cows can be…

09 Jul

If you live or work on a farm with livestock, it is likely that you know the dangers that coyotes can pose to your animals. Although a coyote’s natural prey is smaller game such as rabbits and other rodents, they are omnivorous and highly adaptive, so it is quite common for them to kill smaller…

11 Jun

When looking at fencing options for your horses, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed by all of the choices out there. Between researching and choosing the best type of fence to use, planning out the fence line, and installing the posts, boards, and mesh, fencing in a paddock can be a pretty big job….

14 May

If you have a garden and frequently find your plants are being assaulted by wildlife, it could be worthwhile to build a garden fence to keep animals out. Whether you are dealing with rabbits, deer, or any other kind of garden pest, the right kind of fence can make a big difference. At Edge Wholesale…