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Top 10 Fencing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Fencing is expensive and can be time-consuming to install and maintain. To protect your investment, you want to be sure that you have taken every possible step to ensure your horse's enclosures are safe, properly erected, and will last for years....

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Pasture Management for Better Forage

Implementing a system using sacrifice paddocks, rotational grazing, and proper maintenance can improve pasture quality and provide more forage for grazing horses, so important to their physical and mental health....

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Scratching The Surface

While the FEI's White Paper on Equine Surfaces lacks concrete recommendations about what types of footing to use for each discipline, it highlights the deficiency of data and the need for research so guidelines can be written....

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Electric Fencing Options

Gone are the days of the unreliable, ugly, sagging bare wire running around the perimeter of your pasture. ...

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The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Boarding Stable

Maintaining a positive and long-lasting relationship at the barn between boarders and owners/managers can be an art in itself. ...

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Got Mud?

Mucky pastures are a sure sign of spring. Use these handy hints to make mud more manageable. ...

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Eco-Friendly Horse Keeping: 10 Ways to Be Green

Get 10 tips for eco-friendly horse keeping....

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Keeping the Herd Happy

Management tips for keeping horses safely in groups....

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Add a Little Nature!

Improve your farm's health and save money with these clever management practices....

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Pasture Poisons

Learn how to spot plants in your pasture that may be poisonous to horses....

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