Taming Electric Fence Wire

Waste less fencing wire by storing it on a plastic clothes hanger.


| December 2011/January 2012



Tame-electric-fence-wire

Keep electric fence wire organized by wrapping it around a plastic clothes hanger for storage.


PHOTO: FOTOLIA

When moving electric fences, I came up with a way to “tame” the wires for easy removal and restringing: Wrap the wire in a figure eight on a plastic clothes hanger. Hold the hook part in one hand and wrap (or unwrap) with the other. When finish­ing up, wind the end around the hook of the hanger. This system will help with rotational pasturing practices and waste less wire.

Another option is Gallagher's new all-in-one portable Smart Fence
MOTHER 





mother earth news fair

MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR

Oct. 21-22, 2017
Topeka, KS.

More than 150 workshops, great deals from more than 200 exhibitors, off-stage demos, inspirational keynotes, and great food!

LEARN MORE