March 20 2016 11:49 AM

Handy Hint: March 25, 2016

Gates are easier to open

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To easily open and close gates, Dave Clark of Godfrey Dairy developed this double-hook system. By creating a U-shaped pipe, one half of the U-bend fits into the gate while the second loops over the second gate. By using two of them, it's double the security on closing gates. "By removing chains, pen management is much quicker," commented herdsman Cuyler Johnson.

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