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2019 KY Fencing School - Russellville

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Logan County Extension Office

255 John Paul Road

Russellville, KY 42276

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May 30, 2019 in Russellville, KY
Logan County Extension Office
255 John Paul Road
Russellville, KY 42276


7:30 Registration and Refreshments


8:15 Welcome and Overview of the Day

8:30 Fencing Types and Costs - Morgan Hayes, UK

9:00 Fence Construction Basics - Clay Brewer, Stay-Tuff

  • Perimeter fences vs. cross fences
  • Fencing options on rented farms
  • Proper brace construction
  • Line posts and fence construction

9:45 Break – visit with sponsors and presenters

10:15 Overview of Kentucky Fence Law - Clint Quarles, KDA

11:00 Electric Fencing Basics - Jeremy McGill, Gallagher

  • Proper energizer selection and grounding
  • Proper high tensile fence construction and wire insulation
  • Electric offset wires for non-electric fences
  • Underground wires and jumper wires

11:45 Innovations in Fencing Technologies - Josh Jackson, UK

  • wireless fences, fence monitoring

12:15 Catered Lunch - visit with sponsors

1:00 Hands-on Fence Building - Clay Brewer, Stay-Tuff;

Jeremy McGill, Gallagher; and Jody Watson, ACI

  • Safety, fence layout, and post driving demo, Jody Watson, ACI
  • H-brace construction, Jeremy McGill, Gallagher and Clay Brewer, Stay-Tuff
  • Knot tying, splices, and insulator installation, Jeremy McGill and Clay Brewer, Stay-Tuff
  • Installation of Stay-Tuff Fixed Knot Fence, Clay Brewer, Stay-Tuff
  • Installation of High Tensile Fencing, Jeremy McGill, Gallagher

4:30 Questions, Survey and Wrap-up

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Russellville, KY 42276

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