Use germplasm search to find parents for a crossing block

The KnowPulse KnowledgeBase focuses on short question-based lessons to help researchers get their work done.

Pulse Crop Researches may feel frustrated when they cannot recall the name or parental information of a cross. This lesson tries to solve this problem by showing our researchers how to find parents for a crossing block.

Some of the things you will learn include:

Getting Started

The KnowPulse KnowledgeBase lessons are hands-on, so participants are encouraged to use their own computers to ensure the proper setup of tools for an efficient workflow. To most effectively use these materials, please make sure to download the data and install everything before working through this lesson.

This workshop assumes no prior experience with the tools covered in the workshop.

To get started, follow the directions in the Setup tab to get access to the required software and data for this workshop.


Crossing Block.


Setup Download files required for the lesson
00:00 1. How to find parents for a known germplasm How can I use parental information to find a specific cross though breeding cross search?
00:16 Finish

The actual schedule may vary slightly depending on the topics and exercises chosen by the instructor.