One could say we have been engaged in a version of Great Wall building ourselves in Mui Wo. There are multiple nuances to this phrase, of course, but suffice to say--construction will formally commence in a few weeks.
Whether such an act will keep the barbarians at bay is another question, to be further explored, but we're going to deploy some Middle Kingdom strategies and see what flies.
We have battled numerous lands departments edicts, random villager (including some bigwigs and of all nationalities, note) headaches and disputes, electric company, architects, builders, and the like...but it is all scheduled to roll out soon.
Guess I won't be chasing out the bovine from the backyard for much longer...