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In case you haven't heard, there is an epidemic spreading across the United States affecting white-tailed deer called Chronic Wasting Disease. This is a fatal neurological disease that harms cervid herds including elk and other deer populations. Because it makes deer walk around like zombies, infecting any animal they touch, they have been affectionately referred to as "zombie deer."
At this time, Chronic Wasting Disease has been discovered in 24 U.S. states. There isn't a cure for the disease; and it is cause for concern among deer farmers with domestic deer herds.
How to protect domestic deer from zombie deer? Install deer fencing; but not traditional fencing in plastic construction. The fence will need to be made from woven wire mesh to safeguard good deer from external predators. Woven wire fence, also called Solid Lock Fence or Fixed Know Fence, is the most common type of fencing used on deer farms.
If deer are found infected with CWD, deer farms will need to be quarantined until investigations are finished and deer health is evaluated.
Deer farmers need a strong fence to secure whitetails on the farm; and some types of fence may not be appropriate for protection on deer farms.Because of the high deer pressure on farms, deer can potentially break down poly deer fence quicker than a metal fence. Most deer farmers do not turn to chicken fencing [...]
The average male Grizzly Bear weighs about 600 pounds (not to make them feel badly); and while they are focused on stocking up on food before winter hibernation, growers are determined to keep them away from their beehives, crops and flowerbeds. There are many types of fence on the market; but some are simply not strong [...]
There are many fence types on the market; and each type of fence serves its cause. While PVC-coated metal fences, such as Steel Hex Web or Welded Wire serve well as a deer fence, a high tensile fence is best for cattle management.High Tensile Fences, or Fixed Knot Fences are used for livestock management (goats, [...]
When farmers and gardeners think about fence installation, they consider many factors: aesthetics, cost, garden protection and deer management. As growers outweigh the pros and cons of each fence type, they may see that not all fences are created equally. When we talk to growers, they say they need the strongest fence; and of course [...]
Fixed Knot Fence, also known as Solid Lock fencing, are built with solid strands of wire that help increase the strength of the fence and posts. Farmers choose Fixed Knot Fencing for livestock control and to keep-in large farm animals including cattle, bison, horses, llamas, and even sheep. Our fixed knot deer fence rolls are [...]