Multiple Selection Criteria in Soybeans1
- C. A. Brim,
- Herbert W. Johnson and
- C. Clark Cockerham2
Selection indexes involving 15 combinations of 6 characters were computed for 2 populations of soybeans. For a 1:.6 price ratio of oil to protein, the advances expected from selection based on oil and seed weight were 101 and 118% of those based on oil, protein, and yield in populations 1 and 2, respectively; and 84 and 95% of those based on all 6 characters.Please view the pdf by using the Full Text (PDF) link under 'View' to the left.
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