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JULY/AUGUST 2017 | VOLUME 46 ISSUE 4
AMERICAN FENCE ASSOCIATION
Executive Director
Tony Thornton, CFP, CAGOI, CAGSD
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Trade Show
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PUBLISHED JULY 2017/FEN-S0417/7043

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FEATURES
20 SETTING YOURSELF APART
FROM THE COMPETITION
26 CUTTING FUEL COSTS WITH
FLEET TRACKING
30 THE RIGHT GATE FOR THE JOB

35 NEW TECHNOLOGIES
PROVIDE GLOBAL REACH
FOR ACCESS SYSTEMS
39 ALL ABOUT I-9S
44 GOOD FENCES AND
GOOD NEIGHBORS

DEPARTMENTS
13 EDITOR'S NOTE

33 CLFMI

15 EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S MESSAGE

37 NEW MEMBERS

17 PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE

43 CALENDAR

19 BOARD OF DIRECTORS |
BOARD OF GOVERNORS

49 MINDING YOUR BUSINESS

25 VMA

58 INDEX TO ADVERTISERS

51 FENCESENSE

29 BLUE RIBBON COMPANIES
On the cover: Students smile proudly at their finished product constructed at
AFA University.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Fencepost - July/August 2017

Editor’s Note
Executive Director’s Message
President’s Message
Board of Directors | Board of Governors
Setting Yourself Apart From the Competition
VMA
Cutting Fuel Costs With Fleet Tracking
Blue Ribbon Companies
The Right Gate for the Job
CLFMI
New Technologies Provide Global Reach for Access Systems
New Members
All About I-9s
Calendar
Good Fences and Good Neighbors
Minding Your Business
Fencesense
Index to Advertisers
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Intro
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - cover1
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - cover2
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 3
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 4
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 5
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 6
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 7
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 8
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 9
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Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 11
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 12
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Editor’s Note
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 14
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Executive Director’s Message
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 16
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - President’s Message
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 18
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Board of Directors | Board of Governors
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Setting Yourself Apart From the Competition
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 21
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 22
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 23
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 24
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - VMA
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Cutting Fuel Costs With Fleet Tracking
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 27
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 28
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Blue Ribbon Companies
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - The Right Gate for the Job
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 31
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 32
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - CLFMI
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 34
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - New Technologies Provide Global Reach for Access Systems
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 36
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - New Members
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 38
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - All About I-9s
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 40
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 41
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 42
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Calendar
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Good Fences and Good Neighbors
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 45
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 46
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 47
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 48
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Minding Your Business
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 50
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Fencesense
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 52
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 53
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 54
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 55
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 56
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - 57
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - Index to Advertisers
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - cover3
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - cover4
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - outsert1
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - outsert2
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - outsert3
Fencepost - July/August 2017 - outsert4
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