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How to keep Rodents out of your Hen House

How to keep Rodents out of your Hen House

4 May 2019 | Keeping Chickens

As temperatures cool down, mice and rats will start looking for a nice, warm place to hide. Your hen house offers a great option for rodents; safe at night from predators with a great food source. Here are five easy tips to help keep rodents out.

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Autumn Horse Care tips

Autumn Horse Care tips

4 March 2019 | Horse Stables

As we start to say goodbye to long summer days and welcome the falling leaves and cooler mornings of autumn, it’s important to remember that the change of seasons can also bring about a degree of stress for animals, including horses.

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Interesting facts about Alpacas

Interesting facts about Alpacas

19 February 2019 | Livestock farming

Alpacas don’t bite or butt and are free of sharp teeth, horns, hooves and claws. They make great lawnmowers because instead of pulling grass out by the root, they nibble off the top of the plant.

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How to care for pigs

How to care for pigs

25 January 2019 | Livestock farming

If you’re thinking of getting some pigs for your lifestyle block here’s a guide on what pigs need to be happy & healthy.

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How much water do my animals need?

How much water do my animals need?

5 December 2018 | Livestock farming

Like with humans, water is the most important requirement for your livestock. But how much can you expect each animal to consume? A number of factors can affect your livestock’s water consumption, including temperature, diet, pregnancy and animal weight.

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Hunter Custom Stable Design Showcase

Hunter Custom Stable Design Showcase

21 November 2018 | Horse Stables, Outpost News

Outpost custom designed this “Hunter” style stable for a customer. Hunter style stables from Outpost Buildings have a mono pitch roof line that is higher at the front for easy access. This makes it easier to get horses in & out of.

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