Table 1 Percent change in prediction accuracy of GK vs. GBLUP for each of the three models (1)–(3), prediction accuracy of model (2) vs. model (1) for GK and GBLUP, and prediction accuracy of model (3) vs. model (2) for GK and GBLUP for each environment in each data set
EnvironmentGK vs. GBLUPModel (2) vs. Model (1)Model (3) vs. Model (2)
Model (1)Model (2)Model (3)GBLUPGKGBLUPGK
Wheat data set 1
 E11512122065
 E218−13444134
 E3141616062172
 E41411912953
Maize data set 2
 E147381030
 E272112710
 E31212102220
Wheat data set 3
 E1542141221
 E23−3−414710
 E3168812511
 E44112−110
Wheat data set 4
 E12222627201
 E2−31302546141
 E3341151740
 E4−210−12337111
Wheat data set 5
 E19994400
 E21013133600
 E39990000
 E41564645230
 E5640858130
  • GBLUP, genomic best linear unbiased predictors: GK, Gaussian kernel.