There are 98.4 million head of cattle on more than 700,000 farms, ranches, and feedlots across the US. That’s a lot of beef (and some dairy) that need appropriate safety and shelter. The bovine species (cattle) are grazers. They spend a fair amount of time and get plenty of nutrients on pasture. And that leaves a lot of ground to cover when building fence lines.
Red Brand has been providing the livestock industry with quality fencing products since 1889. With over 130 years of experience under our belt, we know a thing or two about how to build a good cattle fence. There are plenty of options out there, including barbed wire, electric wire, and woven wire fencing. Each material has its merit. Let’s take a look at what you need to build a strong, durable cattle fence.