Number of plants necessary to recover a trait

Sedcole , J.R. (1977) Number of plants necessary to recover a trait. Crop Science, 17 (4). pp. 667-668.

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Abstract

Four mathematical methods are presented for calculating the number of plants needed at any particular stage in a breeding programme in order to recover a given number of plants possessing a particular trait, given that the trait occurs with a known high probability.

Item Type: Article
Author Affiliation: Statist. Lab., Iowa State Univ., Ames, USA
Subjects: Crop Improvement > Genetics/Genomics
Divisions: General
Depositing User: Sandhya Gir
Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2011 04:40
Last Modified: 06 Sep 2011 04:41
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.2135/cropsci1977.0011183X0017...
URI: http://eprints.icrisat.ac.in/id/eprint/2612

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