TABLE 5

The correlation between estimated and true breeding values in generations 1003–1008, where the estimated breeding values are obtained from the BayesB marker estimates in generations 1001 and 1002

GenerationrTBV;EBV
10030.848
10040.804
10050.768
10060.758
10070.734
10080.718

The generations 1004–1008 are obtained in the same way as 1003 from their parental generations.