At the Multi-Species Grazing Workshop hosted by Sexton Grazing and Consulting in Hanley, SK, we spoke to Jason Williams, Western Canada sales agent with Tru-Test. In this video, Williams explains how to convert an existing barbed-wire fence into a structure suitable for small and large ruminants alike. Williams recommends three six-foot ground rods for most electric fences, spaced roughly ten feet apart. Larger chargers may require as many as fifteen ground rods, but for the sake of your sanity, we’ll assume yours needs only a few.
The federal government thinks too many Canadians are using private corporations as tax-advantaged personal savings accounts, and so it's proposing having much higher tax rates apply to income that comes from investments made within a company. For an incorporated farm business, this "passive" investment income might include returns from GICs, mutual funds, stocks, bonds, or…Read more »