Quantitative Genetics and Plant Breeding References and Links

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Wyman Nyquist's Notes on Statistical Genetics, with a focus on Animal and Plant Breeding
http://nitro.biosci.arizona.edu/nyquist/nyquist.html

Course website for EEB 5348, Population Genetics, at the University of Connecticut, taught by Kent E. Holsinger
http://darwin.eeb.uconn.edu/eeb348/overview.html

Drafts of chapters in “Evolution and Selection of Quantitative Traits” by Bruce Walsh and Michael Lynch (2 volumes)
http://nitro.biosci.arizona.edu/zbook/NewVolume_2/newvol2.html#2B

Hallauer, A.R., M.J. Carena, and J.B. Miranda Filho. 2010. Quantitative Genetics in Maize Breeding, 3rd ed. Handbook of Plant Breeding Volume 6. Springer, New York. 663 pages.
http://www.springer.com/life+sciences/plant+sciences/book/978-1-4419-0765-3

PBGWorks – Home of the Plant Breeding and Genomics Community of Practice (PBG CoP) within eXtension
http://pbgworks.org/
http://www.extension.org/plant_breeding_genomics

The Plant Breeding Training Network (PBTN)
http://passel.unl.edu/communities/pbtn

The Center for Plant Breeding and Applied Plant Genomics at North Carolina State University
http://www.plantbreedingcenter.ncsu.edu/

UC Davis Plant Breeding Department and Plant Breeding Academy
http://plantbreeding.ucdavis.edu/
http://pba.ucdavis.edu/

National Association of Plant Breeders
http://www.plantbreeding.org/napb/

Integrated Breeding Platform
https://www.integratedbreeding.net/

 

Book List

Acquaah, G. 2007. Principles of Plant Genetics and Breeding, Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK. SB123 .A334 2007

Ashraf, M., and P.J.C. Harris. 2005. Abiotic Stresses: Plant Resistance through Breeding and Molecular Approaches. Food Products Press, an imprint of The Haworth Press, Inc., Binghamton, NY.

Becker, WA. 1984. Manual of Quantitative Genetics. Academic Enterprises, Pullman, WA.

Bernardo, Rex. 2010. Breeding for quantitative traits in plants, 2nd edition. Stemma Press, Woodbury, MN. (ISBN 978-0-9720724-1-0)

Bernardo, Rex. 2014. Essentials of Plant Breeding. Stemma Press, Woodbury, MN. (ISBN 978-0-9720724-2-7)

Brown, J., and P. Caligari. 2008. An Introduction to Plant Breeding. Blackwell Publishing, Ltd.

Comstock, R.E. 1996. Quantitative Genetics: with Special Reference to Plant and Animal Breeding. Iowa State University Press, Ames, IA.

Falconer, D.S. and T.F.C. Mackay. 1996. Introduction to Quantitative Genetics, 4th ed., Pearson Education Ltd., Essex, England.    QH452.7 .F34 1996

Fehr, W.R. 1987. Principles of Cultivar Development, Volume 1; Theory and Technique. Macmillan, New York, NY.

Fehr, W.R. 1987. Principles of Cultivar Development, Volume 2; Crop Species. Macmillan, New York, NY.

Hallauer, A.R. and J.B. Miranda. 1988. Quantitative Genetics in Maize Breeding, 2nd ed. Iowa State University Press, Ames, IA. SB191.M2 H29 1988

Hallauer, A.R., M.J. Carena, and J.B. Miranda Filho. 2010. Quantitative Genetics in Maize Breeding, 3rd ed. Handbook of Plant Breeding Volume 6. Springer, New York. 663 pages.

Hartl, D. E., and A.G. Clark. 2007.  Principles of Population Genetics, 4th ed.  Sinauer, Sunderland, MA. 652p.

Kang, M.S. 2003. Handbook of Formulas and Software for Plant Geneticists and Breeders. Food Products Press, an imprint of The Haworth Press, Inc., Binghamton, NY.

Kang, M.S. 1994. Applied Quantitative Genetics. Baton Rouge, LA

Lynch, M, and B. Walsh. 1998. Genetics and Analysis of Quantitative Traits. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland, MA.  QH452.7 .L96 1998

Saxton, A., ed. 2004. Genetic Analysis of Complex Traits Using SAS. Cary, NC: SAS Institute, Inc.

Sleper, D.A. and J.M. Poehlman. 2006. Breeding field crops, 5th edition, Iowa State Press: Blackwell Publishing, Ames, IA. SB185.7 .P63 2006

Weir, B.S. 1996. Genetic Data Analysis II: Methods for Discrete Population Genetic Data. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland, Massachusetts.

White, T.L., W.T. Adams, and D.B. Neale. 2007. Forest Genetics. CAB International. 682 pages.

Wricke, G., and W.E. Weber. 1986. Quantitative Genetics and Selection in Plant Breeding. Walter de Gruyter & Co., Berlin, Germany.

Xu, Yunbi. 2010. Molecular plant breeding, CAB International, Wallington, UK.