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  • Does your farm have facebook?

    What kind of updates do you post?

    Mine has one but I usually only post if I have horses for sell-which I don't so no advertising

    Do you just put up pics or do you update about the goings on at the farm?
    www.abernathyfarm.com

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    We have one http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Epo...m/178919629890

    Especially now its slow with no shows or foals running around. I've been posting updates of the in-foal mares and sometimes one of the owners of our breedings posts. I do post show happenings if I have it (either owned or a breeding of ours).
    I also like to post some humorous going ons
    Epona Farm
    Irish Draughts and Irish Draught Sport horses

    Join us on Facebook

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    • #3
      my barn uses theirs as a soundboard to communicate to all boarders. things like lesson times changing, upcoming events, horses for sale, etc.
      www.destinationconsensusequus.com
      chaque pas est fait ensemble

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      • #4
        We started one a few months ago in hopes that all of our owners were FB users and we could post quick updates about what goes on around the farm and monthly photo albums of all the horses so it would limit the time I have to spend at the computer sending out monthly updates to owners. It turns out most of our owners are NOT FB users but we kept the page anyway because the one's who do use it have asked that we keep it up because they like it.
        www.facebook.com/ridgefarminc
        Ridge Farm Inc.-full care retirement
        http://www.horseretirementfarm.com

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        • #5
          we have one that i use for events, announce new arrivals, etc. and complain about the weather. lol it's a heat wave today!
          Different Times Equestrian Ventures at Hidden Spring Ranch
          www.DifferentTimesEquestrianVentures.com

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          • #6
            Updates, weather, cute pictures (put owners name as tag), upcoming farrier, vet dates, etc.

            You do need to be careful what you post. Check the Mice in the Grain thread on Off Course.

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            • #7
              We have one, and we use it for the latest tidbits of news, new foals, show results, sales animals and announcements.

              It's been very successful for us, and I've made a number of sales because of the page.

              You can see it here: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/...s/117801410870

              It's a fun way to interact with people who are interested in what you are doing.
              Family Partners Welsh Ponies - Home of Section B Welsh stallion *Wedderlie Mardi Gras LOM/AOE http://www.welshponies.com
              Click here to buy: A Guide To In Hand Showing of Your Welsh Pony

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              • #8
                Mine is http://www.facebook.com/pages/NC-Spo...?v=wall&ref=nf
                Why is my link so long??
                I don't find it adds much to things really. I just try to update it with interesting events.
                www.ncsporthorse.com

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                • #9
                  we have once for both the Cobs and the hay farm.
                  Himself gets a little offended when the horses take up
                  "his" space (not that he'd ever say that our loud of course)
                  so I made them separate

                  for the hay farm is pic heavy,people seem to like that...the horses
                  well, I don't post ever single burp or cutie pic as I'd be there all day :>

                  Tamara in TN
                  Production Acres,Pro A Welsh Cobs
                  I am one of the last 210,000 remaining full time farmers in America.We feed the others.

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                  • #10
                    Horses can be for sale, not for sell.

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                    • #11
                      We have a fan page - search TimberRidge Sporthorses [and 'like' us! ] We use it to announce breeding selections, births, show results, and clinic feedback. Trying to build photo albums for each of the babies, too
                      CLIPclop Bodyclipping by Morgan
                      Serving North GA with high quality clips.
                      --> Just Press Start // '99 Oldenburg
                      --> Always The Optimist (reg. Simply Stylin) // '02 Thoroughbred

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                      • #12
                        I love my farm facebook page!
                        It is so much easier and much faster for me to update than my website, and is a great way to keep in touch with buyers and owners of horses that I have bred and sold! Feel free to add me!

                        http://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/whitehedge.farm
                        http://www.whitehedgefarm.com
                        https://www.facebook.com/whitehedge.farm
                        Cabalito https://www.facebook.com/CabalitoStallion
                        Telynau Falcon (Section A Welsh stallion)

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