The attached document contains a tutorial on how to use BMS v16 to manage basic breeding activities for a self pollinating crop like rice or wheat. The tutorial is constructed in eight chapters as follows.
Searching for Germplasm Importing germplasm and managing lists Making a Crossing Block Adding Seed Inventory for a Harvest List Managing Pedigree Nurseries Managing Evaluation Trials Importing existing trial designs and data Statistical Analysis
BMS Data manager to set up a training database with the files and instructions in IRISv16_20201112.7z and then set up accounts for Trainees
Trainees to download the tutorial instructions in file IRISv16 Tutorial_20201112.pdf and the sample files in file Sample Files_20201112.zip and unzip the sample files to a work directory
Instructors can demonstrate each step and trainees follow or trainees can follow directly from the instructions.