Book Volume 6 2010

Quantitative Genetics in Maize Breeding

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-0765-3 (Print) 978-1-4419-0766-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-31

    Introduction

  3. Chapter

    Pages 33-67

    Means and Variances

  4. Chapter

    Pages 69-79

    Resemblance Between Relatives

  5. Chapter

    Pages 81-167

    Hereditary Variance: Mating Designs

  6. Chapter

    Pages 169-221

    Hereditary Variance: Experimental Estimates

  7. Chapter

    Pages 223-290

    Selection: Theory

  8. Chapter

    Pages 291-382

    Selection: Experimental Results

  9. Chapter

    Pages 383-423

    Testers and Combining Ability

  10. Chapter

    Pages 425-475

    Inbreeding

  11. Chapter

    Pages 477-529

    Heterosis

  12. Chapter

    Pages 531-576

    Germplasm

  13. Chapter

    Pages 577-653

    Breeding Plans

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 655-663