A Two‐Part Strategy for Using Genomic Selection to Develop Inbred Lines

  title={A Two‐Part Strategy for Using Genomic Selection to Develop Inbred Lines},
  author={R. Chris Gaynor and Gregor Gorjanc and Alison R. Bentley and Eric S. Ober and Phil Howell and Robert Jackson and Ian J. Mackay and John M. Hickey},
  journal={Crop Science},
We propose a strategy for implementing genomic selection in plant breeding programs for developing inbred lines that reorganizes traditional breeding programs into two distinct components. [] Key Method Stochastic simulations of entire breeding programs over 40 yr were used to evaluate the effectiveness of this strategy relative to a conventional program without genomic selection and programs using three standard strategies of implementing genomic selection.

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