Soybean genetic improvement - Retrospect and prospect (What we know now – What we want to know next)

Jim Specht, Emeritus Professor, UNL Agronomy & Horticulture Author
09/22/2016 Added
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He will summarize how breeders were able to more than double the annual rate of genetic yield gain in the past 40 years, using simple empirical selection procedures and how the advent of molecular genetics and genomic-based selection tools could be used to again steepen the annual rate of genetic yield gain.

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