What is the height of a garden fence for deer?

Answer A garden fence designed to keep pest deer, such as an average whitetail deer, out of a garden should stand 8 feet high or higher, as a deer can jump 8 feet high from a running start.Source:Universi... Read More »

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What is the minimum height for a deer fence?

According to Leonard Perry, extension professor at the University of Vermont, deer are capable of leaping nearly 8 feet off the ground, so a fence at a 90-degree angle should be at least this high.... Read More »

How do I keep deer out of a garden with an electric fence?

Install FenceDrive fiberglass stakes into each corner of your garden so they stand 40 inches tall. Run a single poly-wire electrical fencing wire at a height of 30 inches around the stakes, and ele... Read More »

Will an electric fence deter deer from a garden?

An electric fence will deter deer from entering a garden. The most effective electric fence is one with wires 10, 20, and 30 inches from the ground. That prevents deer from going under the fence.So... Read More »

Is there a minimum height for a back garden fence?

It's 2 metres. I had to build a garden wall for someone because they purchased a piece of land to add to their garden and local planning insisted on a 2 metre brick wall. Anything over 2 metre requ... Read More »