Each December, Progressive Dairyman pulls a list of our most popular online content, based on Google Analytics. This list reflects content published at www.progressivedairy.com during the timeframe of Nov. 1, 2013 through Nov. 1, 2014. Be sure to visit the links below to read each article in its entirety and see follow-up questions and responses.

Top 25

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1. Genomic testing: Feeding the world with profitable cows

2. Ice cream and cows: A love affair for Michigan dairy family

3. 2014 Flavor Faceoff


4. Craig Finke to operate most automated dairy in the U.S.

5. Wisconsin dairy breaks ground for largest automatic rotary parlor

6. 10 tips for raising calves in cold weather

7. Hidden feed costs in the milking herd

8. Top 3 tips: Breeding and reproduction

9. Technical concepts outlined for positive-pressure ventilation systems and Positive-pressure ventilation systems for calf facilities

10. Find them faster: 5 tips for catching fresh cow illness early

11. Experts remain leery on feeding sprouts, while farmers using the system are pleased

12. Calf raisers share best practices and lessons learned

13. Sire analyst and dairy farmer find love online

14. Cool stuff we saw at World Dairy Expo 2014

15. Beets give Betley Farms a boost of sugar and fiber

16. RVs vs. cows: Competition for local labor steers couple to milk with robots

17. Transition cows and the red zone

18. Featured dairy app: Milk Quality and New app gives instant SCC results

19. Conductive cooling: Could it be the new cow comfort concept?

20. LED lighting for agriculture

21. Why sand is so great for cows

22. Equipment demo video: Manure agitation boats

23. Bedding choice second to dairy bedding management

24. Presynching for profit

25. Cow comfort comes first at Horsens Homestead Farms