Vidoflex electric fence polywire in different variants, what are the differences?
The Vidoflex electric fence polywire comes in 4 different variants; Vidoflex 3, Vidoflex 6, Vidoflex 9 Plus and Vidoflex 12 Plus. The quality differs and we tell you more about that in the text below.
Save time and money with a solar powered energiser
Who doesn't know them: battery-operated electric fence energisers. For a long time, these devices were seen as the best solution for remote or mobile electric fences. Their low purchase cost often makes these devices a very economical choice. Some users experience battery energisers as relatively high-maintenance. You need to check regularly whether the device is still working properly and charge or replace the battery. Apart from the time this costs you, you run the risk of running out of battery power while there are animals in the field and you are occasionally dealing with a heavy battery.
Maximum control and safety with Gallagher's i Series system
How do you detect if there is a problem with your fence. When your animals escape to wrong side of the fence? Or when you use a fence tested to check the voltage? In case there is a failure, you would like to be informed as soon as possible and solve the problem as soon as possible.
New technology makes weighing easy: from notepad to cloud
How well do you know your animals? Can you tell your herd apart and know their origins and offspring? Then you have come a long way. But do you also know what you don't know? Did you know that many decisions you make for your animals every day are based on a standard weight at a certain age? Like humans, no animal is the same and each develops in a unique way. By making your decisions not based on age but on individual weight, you can make better decisions around feeding, growth, medication, breeding selection and the best time to sell your animal.
Battery maintenance for energisers: how the battery survives the winter
Mobile energisers are available in various models, including those powered by 9V batteries, rechargeable batteries or solar energy. All these devices run on a battery. Is your mobile energiser going into winter storage? Then the battery needs extra attention.
This is how you keep your fencing in order during long dry spells
Large parts of Europe have had long dry spells for quite a number of months already. A stable area of high pressure is keeping temperatures high and there is little or no precipitation. In many countries, crops require irrigation and the chance of fires increases day by day.
Maximising results from autumn grass with strip grazingAutumn is once again upon us. This means the days are getting shorter and wetter. As a result, grass growth slows down and stops altogether later in the season. After a dry summer with little grass growth and limited nitrogen uptake and leaching, grass growth picks up once more when autumn comes with more precipitation. Due to the abundant nitrogen in the soil, the grass has a high protein content. This makes autumn grass very valuable.
After a beautiful summer, the days are getting shorter, colder and wetter. Autumn sets in and gradually many animals go back into their stables. The weather becomes worse and nature prepares to settle down for the winter. The moist ground makes it no longer possible to let heavier animals like cows graze the land or use farm machinery.