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Combining-Ability Determinations for Incomplete Mating DesignsAuthor(s): E.B. Snyder
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. SO-9. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Dept of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 12 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionIt is shown how general combining ability values (GCA's) from cross-, open-, and self-pollinated progeny can be derived in a single analysis. Breeding values are employed to facilitate explaining genetic models of the expected family means and the derivation of the GCA's. A FORTRAN computer program also includes computation of specific combining ability values and several options.
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CitationSnyder, E.B. 1975. Combining-Ability Determinations for Incomplete Mating Designs. Gen. Tech. Rep. SO-9. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Dept of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 12 p.
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