If you farm it, we can fence it.®

Call Us Toll-Free: 1-855-327-6336

Shopping Cart - 0 Items

You have no items in your shopping cart.

Compare Products

You have no items to compare.

Click here for holiday gift ideas from Wellscroft!

Below is a description of the topics that will be covered at this years annual Fence Clinic hosted by Wellscroft Fence Systems, LLC. For a detailed agenda with times of the various talks, click here.

Wellscroft will be holding its annual fence building clinics on Saturday, May 7th and on Sunday, May 8th, 2016. Each day's morning session begins at 8:30am and runs to 12:30pm. The afternoon session runs from 1:30pm to 4:00pm at Wellscroft Farm in Chesham, NH. On our farm we have examples of all styles of electrical and woven wire fence so you will be able to see the type of fence you might be interested in.

WFS Fence Clinic

Below is the typical schedule for the clinic:

Talks The morning session will concentrate on portable and semi permanent electric fence systems and theirBuilding Fence applications, including a discussion of intense rotational grazing, a superior method of pasture management. This includes polywire, rope and tape systems for horses, cattle, and sheep as well as wildlife control. Participants will familiarize themselves with fence building techniques by actually putting up and taking down electric netting and reel systems, and will learn the importance of a good grounding system. There will also be a discussion of battery and solar energizers, volt meters, gateways, and most importantly, how to educate animals to electric fence. This session may take place indoors if weather dictates. We will finish up with a discussion and tour of low tension semi-permanent fences. Hands-on building!

The afternoon session will focus on the construction of permanent fencing solutions such as Bekaert fixed knot woven wire fence, electric high tensile smooth wire, and Centaur HTP rail systems. There will be a demonstration of the King Hitter Post DemonstrationsPounder and various tools used to facilitate fence construction. Every one will have an opportunity to participate in the building of a corner assembly as well as the stretching, splicing and tying off of Solidlock woven wire fence. There will also be a tour to show you several different styles of these fences. Participants will learn the proper method of mounting and grounding an energizer and how to protect it from lightning. Representatives from Speedrite, Centaur, King Hitter and Solidlock will be available to answer your questions as well as give demonstrations.

You are welcome to come for either or both sessions. Bring Bring your own lunch or support a local charity that will be offering lunch for a small fee. Remember to dress warmly as most of the clinic is conducted outdoors. The clinic will be held rain or shine. For more information, call Wellscroft Fence at 603-827-3464.

Click for: Detailed Agenda or Attendee Information

To download a 2016 Fence Clinic Handout in PDF format, click here!
If you do not have Adobe Reader, you can download it from the link below.

Get Adobe Reader

We would appreciate it if people would register for the clinic so that we have a better idea of how many people will be attending. Please also indicate whether or not you would like to receive announcements from us via e-mail. Thanks!

Web-form is not active.