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Protect Your Sports Ground
Protect Your Sports Ground

June 21st, 2022

Recently we had a lovely weekend break in Northumberland.  I'd never been further south than Banburgh exploring this stretch of coast line.  It is very un-spoilt and undeveloped.  We walked up to visit the Chillingham Cattle (http...

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Electric Fence Checks - Midsummer Checks for Temporary and Permanent Electric Fencing
Electric Fence Checks - Midsummer Checks for Temporary and Permanent Electric Fencing

June 20th, 2022

The fields have been in full use now for a few months and I am sure the animals have tested the fencing a few times, tried to munch it and also there has been vegetation growth. Here are some Mid-Summer...

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The Basics - An Electric Fencing Dilemma - Tape or Rope?
The Basics - An Electric Fencing Dilemma - Tape or Rope?

June 19th, 2022

Taped up or roped in?  Which should I use for my set up? ... Electric Tape or Rope? This is a question we get asked regularly....sometimes it is really just a preference and what you are used to... but...

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The Basics - Electric Fencing Testing, Testing
The Basics - Electric Fencing Testing, Testing

June 18th, 2022

We have a bucket full of experience and wanted to share with you the reasons why an electric fence tester should be an integral part of any electric fence system and also to outline the different types of tester. Electric...

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We Are Electric Fencing Direct And Our New Site Is Live
We Are Electric Fencing Direct And Our New Site Is Live

June 17th, 2022

Has anyone been a part of a website migration?  Mmmm it is not the most fun experience... in fact it is super stressful for all involved.  Still we have all survived and now Electric Fencing Direct has a...

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New Product - Hotline Solar Energiser Firedake 200 - HLS200
New Product - Hotline Solar Energiser Firedake 200 - HLS200

June 17th, 2022

New for 2021-2022 The Hotline Firedrake 200 Solar Energsier The Hotline Firedrake Range of energisers has been developed in the UK by Hotline Electric Fencing for the UK climate.  The solar energisers feature high effeciency solar panels that are carefully...

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5 Common Problems With Horse Electric Fencing  - And How To Solve Them
5 Common Problems With Horse Electric Fencing - And How To Solve Them

June 14th, 2022

These 5 common problems with horse electric fencing occur with many different types of electric fences but here we have specifically focused on electric fencing for horses.  We look at the 5 most common problems with horse electric fencing and give...

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An Eight Step Guide To Buying Your Electric Fencing Poultry Netting Kit
An Eight Step Guide To Buying Your Electric Fencing Poultry Netting Kit

June 14th, 2022

A fox attack can happen at any time.  We would all love our hens to free range but with Mr Fox and other predators on the prowl that is not always possible. In the world of electric fencing the...

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The Basics - How To Choose An Electric Fencing Energiser
The Basics - How To Choose An Electric Fencing Energiser

June 13th, 2022

We speak to our customers everyday on the phone and on email and one of the most common questions we are asked is how do I choose an electric fencing energiser... which energiser is right for our animals and our...

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The Basics - How Does An Electric Fence Work?
The Basics - How Does An Electric Fence Work?

June 12th, 2022

In this series of blogs (The Basics) we are going aim to answer the most frequently asked questions and try to dispel many of the myths surrounding electric fencing.  If this is the first time you have used electric...

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