Farmer Focus columnist Richard Wainwright© Jim Varney
Just lately I feel a certain empathy with “Black Jack” Pershing, the US general whose expeditionary force fruitlessly chased revolutionary leader Pancho Villa across Mexican mountains and plains in 1916. Like many frustrated farmers, we live with the constant pest of “lawless dog men”. We’ve had many face-to-face confrontations, but just when we think we’ve scared one group away, along comes the next car-load. See also: The law on shooting dogs – critical facts farmers must know Despite their flat refusal […]