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TRAINING: Booking now open for 'Quantitative methods in plant breeding' course in March 2017

05 October 2016

Date: 6 - 17 March 2017

Location: NIAB, Cambridge

Quantitative methods in plant breeding


Booking is now open for NIAB's popular two-week postgraduate level training course 'Quantitative methods inplant breeding' introducing participants to methods in quantitative genetics and statistics.

Now in its 10th year, the course covers well established methods, for example variety trial design and analysis, to more contemporary methods such as linkage disequilibrium mapping and genomic selection. The emphasis is on the practical application of these methods to breeding programmes and is open to post-graduate students, plant breeders and geneticists.

For more information, visit the web page or download the flyer.