Deer can jump very high, so an effective fence needs are at least 7 feet tall. The Easy-Up Lightweight Fence is a 7-foot-tall, temporary fence to protect your garden during the growing season. Or try the Heavy-Duty Deer Fence, which is five times heavier. We have a lot of deer sauntering about! I’m sure I will find a solution from one of these great links! | See more ideas about the vegetable garden, Fenced garden. Below is a list of animals with design tips to foil them. Deer. Deer are probably topped on the list of many homeowners.
Cats and Dogs. Build a wire mesh fence 3-feet high anchored with sturdy posts. Rabbit. Woodchuck. Tunneling Pests: Gophers, Chipmunks, Moles, etc. Raccoon and Opossum. Coyote. Bear. The ideal height of a deer fence, and how a short deer fence can be highly effective if you can’t have a tall one. The best height might surprise. Use “invisible” deer netting. Probably the most common deer fencing type, black mesh deer netting fastened to wooden 4x4s or metal t-bar garden posts is an effective way to keep deer out of the garden.
It must be at least eight feet tall to keep the deer from jumping over it. We planted a large orchard, berry patches, and a vegetable garden, only to be. The little trees had a good start and they looked great going into our first winter. A fence tall enough to keep the deer out wasn’t a possibility–it. This is just about the cheapest fence you can make, using fishing line, tin cans and plastic buckets. Best used for seasonal gardens where the deer population is.