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Will Gilmer
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Dairy farmer in Lamar County, Alabama.
Dairy farmer in Lamar County, Alabama.

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Ten years later: the rest of the story
This morning I found myself in a reflective mood thinking back to mid-July 2008 and one of the most hectic weekends of my life. I blogged about it at the time and recommend you give it a quick look over before proceeding with this post. You can read my orig...
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Farm Update - July 7, 2018
Hey, folks! It's been a few months since I've given y'all a farm update, so I figured I'd take a few minutes to get you caught up while I'm waiting on my post-milking coffee to finish brewing. We're in the midst of another hot, humid Alabama summer. Thankfu...
Farm Update - July 7, 2018
Farm Update - July 7, 2018
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Gilmer Dairy Farm featured by "This is Alabama"
I was contacted by a member of the This is Alabama  team several weeks ago and asked if I would be willing to allow them to compile and share a few of my Instagram photos. According to TIA 's website, they "celebrate the great state of Alabama and uncover t...
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Updates and random thoughts
It's early Saturday evening, and I've just gotten in and cleaned up from the afternoon milking. The kids are watching television, my wife's taking a nap, the rain continues to make the recent drought a distant memory, and I'm here to share a few updates and...
Updates and random thoughts
Updates and random thoughts
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From the milk house to the courthouse?
"So, are you running?" It's a question I've been getting asked with increasing regularity over the past few weeks in regard to the soon-to-be open position of Probate Judge in Lamar County. For those of you unfamiliar with my county's politics and intereste...
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Checking in with a long overdue farm update
Howdy! Hello, folks, it’s been a while. I apologize for not posting to this blog over the past few months...sometimes I forget that not everyone follows along with the daily goings-on via Twitter. But now I'm back and happy to share a bit about what's been ...
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Rocking into July
Move over fidget spinners, there's a new fad in town: rock hunting. According to a Facebook Group called " 205 Rocks! ," people are painting rocks and hiding them in parks, near businesses, around churches, and in other public areas in our local communities...
Rocking into July
Rocking into July
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Reintroducing the "MooTube Minute"
I created a YouTube channel for my farm shortly after purchasing my first smartphone in the Summer of 2009. After getting a little bit of attention for my "Water 'n Poo" song, I decided to to start uploading a series of short farm updates every few days to ...
Reintroducing the "MooTube Minute"
Reintroducing the "MooTube Minute"
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Forty heifers wandering in the Wilderness
We knew early on Wednesday that we might have a problem. One of our farmhands and I were making the last stop of the morning feeding rounds in a pasture we call "The Mountain." The sprawling 120 acres of hilly open pasture and wooded bottom land gets its ni...
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