Basics of Genomic Selection 9. Computational Aspects and Implementation

Other | 29/9/2021

Abhishek Rathore (ICRISAT) presents the current state of tools for data management and genomic prediction available at ICRISAT and national programs in India. Abhishek presents a path to the proper implementation of data management tools that ensures the successful deployment of GS in breeding programs. Case examples of crops adopting these systems and their current state are also presented.

Genomic Selection 8. The IRRI Rice Breeding Program

Other | 29/9/2021

Parthiban Prakash presents the current state of genomic prediction application in the rice program at IRRI located in the Philippines. Prakash covers the application of GS to increase accuracy and change selection intensity in the IRRI rice program, discusses current plans to reduce cycle time and the challenges of implementing GS in an ongoing program.

Basics of Genomic Selection 1. Introduction

Other | 29/9/2021

Giovanny Covarrubias-Pazaran (EiB) presents the genomic prediction workshop and outlines the topics to be covered and guest speakers.

Bayer’s field testing & phenotyping / HSE in Africa

Webinar recording | 15/7/2021

CGIAR Excellence in Breeding’s BOND and Bayer Crop Science look at Bayer’s principles and practices on two key breeding operations issues: Field testing and phenotyping contributions to breeding programs, and Health, safety, & environment (HSE) at Bayer breeding programs in Africa.

BOND Launch + Webinar: IITA Breeding Operations / Bayer Seed Processing

Webinar recording | 16/6/2021

Breeding operations teams are vital for ensuring programs deliver the varieties needed by smallholder farmers. There are many good practices being adopted; it's time to share and collaborate.

Webinar: Costing for breeding programs

Webinar recording | 12/5/2021

How can breeding programs estimate the costs of breeding and its associated research activities? How can breeders make better decisions about resource allocation? Join EiB as we unpack and explore the UQ Breeding Costing Tool, a powerful solution for breeders and breeding managers.

Decision making in a commercial breeding program - BrIN Learning Series

Webinar recording | 5/5/2021

Join Bayer, Cornell, EiB and partners for an examination of how over the years of testing, Bayer has aimed to get increasing confidence for performance in farmers’ fields and conditions. This includes increasing the number of locations and size of experimental plots.

Low Density SNP Genotyping Services: An EiB Launch Event

Webinar recording | 15/3/2021

The new LDSG service is the latest evolution from the “High Throughput Genotyping - HTPG” project, made possible through the strong partnerships and support of many CGIAR, public and private research organizations.

EiB Webinar: ViTSel, the Visualization Tool for Selection

Webinar recording | 24/11/2020

ViTSel supports selection in breeding by visualizing results of multi-environmental, multi-trait analysis. Join us for a demo of the tool's features and discussion of its use.

Webinar: Enhancing and measuring Genetic Gain in crop breeding

Webinar recording | 19/11/2020

Driving Genetic Gain through selection is at the core of every successful plant breeding program. In this webinar targeting national breeding programs in Africa, EiB will explain the concepts behind genetic gain; introduce tools and approaches to measure genetic gain; provide real examples from a national program in East Africa.