We provide a mathematical model to determine which trees should be ruled out from the grid to promote random mating in seed orchards under genetic thinning.
Seed orchards; Spatial layouts; Panmixis; Optimum-Neighborhood Algorithm; Linear deployment
Chaloupková, K., Lstibůrek, M. Spatial optimization of genetic thinning in seed orchards. Annals of Forest Science 79, 37 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13595-022-01158-4
Data and/or Code availability
The simulation datasets generated and analyzed in the current study and the actual layout of the seed orchard Doubrava are available from the corresponding author on request.