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Barn & Stall Equipment

A tack room with a strong locks on the doors and windows can be sufficient deterrent for many thieves.

Preventing Tack Theft

Protect your saddle and bridle from thieves with these simple precautions.

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Cheap and Quick Stall Cleaning

From the tools you choose to the way you use them, these ideas can save you time and money.

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Build a Wash Rack

Follow these quick and easy steps to install an outdoor wash area for your horse.

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Horse First Aid Kit

Prepare your barn with the necessary health supplies for your horse. Learn how to prepare a good first aid kit to cover all horse-related emergencies that could occur in your barn and on your ranch.

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Build a Horse Saddle Stand for Hauling Horse Saddles

Build a simple saddle stand for stowing your saddle in the back of an SUV or pickup. This compact item takes just a few tools and about an hour of your time.

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Automatic Waterers Provide Fresh Water For Your Horse

Many barns keep two buckets of water in each stall, just in case the horse happens to drink one dry overnight, so it's no surprise that we're all wondering if an automatic watering system is worth the investment.

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Utility Vehicles for Horse Ranches

UVs are easy to drive, maneuverable and peppier than a golf cart. Most have loads of options and accessories that make them capable of most farm tasks. They're versatile and affordable, starting at about one-third the cost of most compact tractors. On many farms, they operate as the transport vehicle, while on others they're the centerpiece. It all depends upon what you need this handy little worker to do.

Tractor Buying Simplified For Your Horse Ranch

The right utility tractor can lighten your load, tackle multiple tasks on your small horse property, and quickly become the hardest worker in your barn. With the capability to mow, tow, lift, spread, scrape, drag and drill, the possibilities of what you and your tractor can get done are endless. Think of any project around the barn, and a tractor is probably the right tool for the job. Here are some questions to ask before you buy...

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Take Tractor Safety Seriously

Proper maintenance and an eye toward safety will give you and your tractor a long, healthy life together.

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Horse Ranch Tractor Equipment

Start with tractor horsepower for your horse farm because all your farm-implement choices revolve around this one main purchase.

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Clipper Care

Learn how to take extra care of your clippers around the barn.

Looking for just the right tractor to take care of those farm chores? Read on for tips on tractor features and options. | Photo by Darrell Dodds

Understand Tractor Options, Features

Looking for a tractor to make short work of barn chores? Sometimes the features and options can be confusing. Read on for some lessons in tractor vocabulary.

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Guide to Outdoor Power Equipment Safety

Stay safe when working with your outdoor power equipment with these safety tips from OPEI.

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Farm Equipment: How to choose a used tractor

When choosing a used tractor, mechanical soundness is of prime importance. Here's what to look for.

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The Cost of Farm Equipment

How much is it going to cost you to equip your horse property with a small tractor and a lineup of useful maintenance implements?