Fencing for livestock

Good livestock fences are an essential element of smallholding. As experienced fencing contractors, we will discuss and demonstrate the various types of fencing options and match these to your individual needs and budget.

As well as answering all of your fencing queries, we will pass-on all the tips-of-the-trade and get you involved, hands-on, in erecting lengths of various types of fencing so you know exactly how it’s done!

Course content:

  • Deciding what type of fence to erect
  • How to spec your materials and cost your job
  • Tools required
  • Construction of electric fencing
  • Construction of post and wire fencing
  • Construction of post and rail fencing
  • Hanging gates
  • Making pens and races
  • Annual maintenance

Cost:
£95 per person including lunch and refreshments.
Discounts for couples.

Dates:
Course will run throughout the year normally on a Friday or Saturday (ground conditions permitting). Please contact us to arrange a date.

Some of the hands-on activities we get up to on smallholding course days