Evaluation of synthetic populations developed from a maize variety (BSK) by two methods of recurrent selection

Burton, J.W.; Penny, L.H.; Hallauer, A.R.; Eberhart, S.A.

Crop Science 11(3): 361-365

1971


ISSN/ISBN: 0011-183X
DOI: 10.2135/cropsci1971.0011183x001100030015x
Accession: 014466115

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Abstract
The effectiveness of half-sib selection with a double-cross tester and S1 selection per se was evaluated following four cycles of selection in BSK (a strain of Krug Yellow Dent). Five popula- tions of BSK were selfed, sibbed and crossed in a diallel series, and also test crossed to four single-cross testers.