March 16, 2009 – New Electric Fence

Although it’s a bit hard to see in this photo, I finally got the electric fence across the cement pad outside the barn.

This will give us much more flexibility to segregate animals as needed.┬á Because the fence was on cement, I needed to make the fence have alternate hot and ground wires so animals can complete the circuit (the cement acts as an insulator and they don’t create the circuit to ground through the cement.

one year ago…”Happy St. Urho’s Day!”