The Perfect Milk Machine: How Big Data Transformed the Dairy Industry

By Alexis Madrigal
The Atlantic – While there are more than 8 million Holstein dairy cows in the United States, there is exactly one bull that has been scientifically calculated to be the very best in the land. He goes by the name of Badger-Bluff Fanny Freddie.

Already, Badger-Bluff Fanny Freddie has 346 daughters who are on the books and thousands more that will be added to his progeny count when they start producing milk. This is quite a career for a young animal: He was only born in 2004…. Read More

Source and Photo: The Atlantic, May 21st, 2012
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