Table 4

Means of total yield (kg per hill) of parents and families from 4x–2x crosses evaluated in Hancock, WI

4x ParentsMeanFDR-CO FDR-NCO Half-sibling means
H-3H-4H-5M-5SY-7SY-8SY-11M-6
0.610.420.500.480.310.650.910.84
Experiment 1
 Spunta0.761.031.331.010.581.240.701.101.061.01
 Elvira0.641.051.111.061.070.980.970.980.911.02
 Aracy1.321.010.930.801.210.890.881.270.670.96
Experiment 2
 Chiquita1.060.710.510.721.010.730.510.70
 Atlantic1.040.741.151.120.980.811.070.98
 Claustar0.730.671.250.300.890.680.880.78
 Mean0.930.871.050.830.961.040.791.120.850.91
  • LSD0.05 for comparing two family means = 0.24. 

  • LSD0.05 for comparing FDR-CO vs. FDR-NCO group means = 0.08.