Here is a great way to create multiple entrances into a pen, without gates. Very helpful when water is shared by multiple pastures as is so often the case in a planned grazing program.
“Cowboy Bob” Kinford explains: Anyone who has ever ran more than two bulls is familiar with how much fence a couple of bulls can tear out. While at the Ganaderia Valle Colombia ranch in Mexico last week, Octavio Bermudez showed me how they keep the bulls from tearing up the fences at the cell centers. It is a slick method that could be used in other areas.
NOTE: Article originally appeared on the Bovine Blog September 24, 2013