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Table 2 Description of the compared training sets

From: Optimized breeding strategies to harness genetic resources with different performance levels

 TS nameNumber of ENumber of DE
Full TSPure E (3,600)36000
Pure DE (1200)01200
1/4 - DE (4800)36001200
Constant size (1200)Pure E (1,200)12000
1/4 - DE (1200)900300
Constant size (3600)1/3 - DE (3600)24001200
1/4 - DE (3600)2700900
1/6 - DE (3600)3000600
1/12 – DE (3600)3300300
1/24 - DE (3600)3450150
1/36 - DE (3600)3500100
  1. The full training sets considering all available progeny of the last three generations and training sets at constant size (1200 progeny or 3600 progeny) with variable proportion of DE progeny