Ida Wenefrida

Title Assistant Professor - Research
Department Rice Research Station
E-mail IWenefrida@agcenter.lsu.edu
Address 1 1373 Caffey Road
Rayne, LA 70578
Phone 337-788-7531
Fax 337-788-7553

  • Ph.D., 1996 : Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Plant Health
  • M.S., 1991 : Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi; Plant Pathology
  • B.S., 1982 : Bogor Institute of Agriculture, Indonesia; Agricultural Science

  • Biotechnology
  • Mutational Breeding
  • Cereal chemistry
  • Coastal Plant Tissue Culture

  • Present: Assistant Professor-Research, H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station, LSU AgCenter, Crowley, Louisiana.
  • 1999-2008 : Postdoctoral researcher, Rice Research Station, LSU AgCenter, Crowley, Louisiana.
  • 1996-1999 : Assistant Professor, Tanjungpura University, Pontianak, Indonesia.
  • 1982-1989 : Instructor, Dept. of Agriculture, Tanjungpura University, Pontianak, Indonesia.

  • Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), American Society of Agronomy (ASA), and Soil Science Society of America (SSSA).
  • Louisiana Association of Agronomy
  • Rice Technical Working Group (Nomination committee)
  • Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station Rice Research Advisory Committee

  • Tipton Team Research Award (December 17, 2007)
  • Co-Recipient of 2012 Louisiana Agriculture Award for “Article of the Year,” entitled: Aerial planting of smooth cordgrass using a fixed-wing airplane and airboat.

  1. USPTO 14/943,177; LSUAC Hi Protein Rice (filed November 17, 2015).

  • Louisiana Rice Research Board (I. Wenefrida, (Co-PIs: H.S. Utomo (Co-PI), S.L. Linscombe, $28,875. Title: Rice Grain Quality Enhancement: Characterization of grain quality among elite high protein lines and development of herbicide resistant rice (01/01/2017 – 12/31/2017).
  • Louisiana Rice Research Board (I. Wenefrida, (Co-PIs: H.S. Utomo (Co-PI), S.L. Linscombe, $28,875. Title: Rice Grain Quality Enhancement: Characterization of grain quality among elite high protein lines and development of herbicide resistant rice (01/01/2016 – 12/31/2016).
  • Louisiana Rice Research Board (I. Wenefrida, (Co-PIs: H.S. Utomo (Co-PI), S.L. Linscombe, $24,000. Title: Rice Grain Quality Enhancement: Characterization of grain quality among elite high protein lines and development of herbicide resistant rice (01/01/2015 – 12/31/2015).
  • Louisiana Rice Research Board (I. Wenefrida, (Co-PIs: H.S. Utomo (Co-PI), S.L. Linscombe, $24,000. Title: Rice Grain Quality Enhancement: Characterization of grain quality among elite high protein lines and development of herbicide resistant rice (01/01/2014-12/31/2014)
  • Louisiana Rice Research Board (I. Wenefrida, (Co-PIs: H.S. Utomo (Co-PI), S.L. Linscombe, $24,000. Title: Rice Grain Quality Enhancement: Characterization of grain quality among elite high protein lines and development of herbicide resistant rice (01/01/2013-12/31/2013).
  • Louisiana Sea Grant. $169,982. Herry S. Utomo (PI), Ida Wenefrida (Co-PI), and Steve Linscombe (Co-PI). Enhancing Seed Versatility and Protection against Biological and Coastal Environmental Variables to Improve Success Rates of Smooth Cordgrass Aerial Seeding (02/01/2012 to 08/31/2014.
  • Hatch Funds, H. Utomo (PI), Co-PI: I. Wenefrida. Title: Development of Seed-Based Technology for Coastal Erosion Control, $60,000 (09/01/2012 to 2/28/2014).
  • USDA - NIFA Special Grants, Utomo, H (PI). and CO-PI: I. Wenefrida. Genetic improvement, allelic diversity determination of polycross population, and aerial seeding of smooth cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora) for large scale saltmarsh restoration. $40,000. Grant provided for carrying out coastal plant research at the Rice Research Station for genetic improvement, polycross development, aerial seeding applications to support a large-scale saltmarsh restoration. 09/15/2010 - 09/14/2012.

Selected Publications:

Refereed Journal articles

  • Wenefrida, I. H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2017. Development and registration of ‘Frontiere’, a high-protein rice cultivar. Journal of Plant Registrations 11(2) September 2017 issue (doi:10.3198/jpr2016.11.0067crc).
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, S. D. Linscombe. 2016. Use of an airplane and simulated aerial planting to evaluate seed coating, seed pelletization, and seeding rate on smooth cordgrass vegetation. Ecological Restoration 34:10-14.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and E.P. Webster. 2015. Herbicide and weed control in a freshwater seed production field of smooth cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora). Ecological Restoration 33:241-245.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2013. Review of mutational breeding and genetic engineering in the development of high grain protein content. J. Agriculture and Food Chemistry 61(48):11702-11710.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2013. Mutational breeding and genetic engineering in the development of high grain protein content. J. Agric. Food Chem. 61:11702-11710.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and S.D. Linscombe. 2012. Progression of DNA marker and the next generation of crop development. In: A. Goyal (ed), Crop Plant. InTech. Pp. 24-52. ISBN: 978-953-308-78-1.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, M.D. Materne, and J.T. Linscombe. 2010. Polycross seed of genetically diverse smooth cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora) for erosion control and habitat restoration. Restoration Ecology 18(2):170-172.
  • Blanche, S.B., H.S. Utomo, I. Wenefrida, and G.O. Myers. 2009. Genotype × environment interactions of hybrid and varietal rice cultivars for grain yield and milling quality. Crop Sci. 49:2011-2018.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, S.B. Blanche, and S.D. Linscombe. 2009. Enhancing essential amino acids and health benefit components in grain crops for improved food functionality. Recent Patent on DNA & Gene Sequence 3:219-225.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, S.B. Blanche, and S.D. Linscombe. 2009. Low-cost method for streamlining marker-assisted selection and breeding line development in rice (Oryza sativa L.). International Journal of Genetics and Molecular Biology 1(4):64-74.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, M.D. Materne, and S.A. Harrison. 2009. Genetic diversity and population genetic structure of saltmarsh Spartina alterniflora from four coastal Louisiana basins. Aquatic Botany 90:30-35. (DOI: 10.1016/j.aquabot.2008.05.003).
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, M. Meche, and J.L. Nash. 2008. Synthetic seed as a potential direct delivery system of mass produced somatic embryos in coastal marsh plant smooth cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora). Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 92:281-291.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, M. Meche, and J.L. Nash. 2007. Inheritance of herbicide resistance in two germplasm lines of CLEARFIELD rice (Oryza sativaL.). Canadian Journal of Plant Science 87(3):659-669.
  • Wenefrida, I., J.S. Russin, and E.C. McGawley. 1998. Competition Between Tylenchorhynchus annulatus and Mesocriconema xenoplax on Grain Sorghum as Influenced by Macrophomina phaseolina. Journal of Nematology 30:423–340.
  • Wenefrida, I. and J.A. Spencer. 1993. Marssonina rosae variants in Mississippi and their virulence on selected rose cultivars. Plant Disease 77:246–8.

Non-refereed publications

National Journals (By invitation)

  • Utomo, H.S. and I. Wenefrida. 2008. California bulrush improves wetland water quality. Turf Grass Trends 17(12):50-54.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, S.A. Harrison, and M.D. Materne. 2008. Large-scale production promising for Louisiana smooth cordgrass: Highly fertile lines might be appropriate for a broad range of brackish environments. Turf Grass Trends 17(6):72-76.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, T.P. Croughan, and M.D. Materne. 2001. Louisiana smooth cordgrass: Genetic evaluation based on DNA fingerprinting. Turf Grass Trends 10(11):8-12.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and T.P. Croughan. 2001. Smooth cordgrass synthetic seeds: Production, storage, and potential use for coastal erosion controls. Turf Grass Trends 10 (1):12-15.

Louisiana Agriculture

  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Limscome. 2013. More protein in rice improving the nutritional profile. Louisiana Agriculture Fall 2013. Vol. 56, No. 4:22-23.
  • Utomo, H.S., C.S. Steyer, I. Wenefrida, S.D. Linscombe, D. Breaux, C. LeJeune, D. Garber and S. Faust. 2012. Aerial planting of smooth cordgrass using a fixed-wing airplane and airboat. Louisiana Agriculture, Winter Edition Vol. 55, No. 1:6-8
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, S.D. Linscombe, M.D. Materne, S.A. Harrison, and C. Knott. 2012. Smooth cordgrass for large-scale coastal restoration. Louisiana Agriculture, Summer Vol. 55, No. 3:12-13.
  • Utomo, H.S., S.D. Linscombe, D.E. Groth, I, Wenefrida, and S.B. Blanche. 2010. Molecular marker: A tool in rice variety development. Louisiana Agriculture Vol. 53, No. 1:20-22.

Rice Research Station Newsletter

  • Wenefrida, I. 2012. Progress on breeding for enhanced protein in rice. Rice Research Station News 9(1):5.
  • Wenefrida, I. 2007. Breeding for higher protein: Added value rice for health benefits. Rice Research Station News 4(3):7.

Annual Reports

  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2016. Rice nutrition enhancement project: High protein line development and grain nutritional quality. The 108th Annual Research Report, H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station. 108:92-96.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2015. Rice nutrition enhancement program: High protein line development and grain nutritional quality. The 107th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 107:68-72.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2014. Rice nutrition enhancement program: High protein line development and grain nutritional quality. The 106th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 106:80-85.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2013. Rice nutrition enhancement program: High protein line development and grain nutritional quality. The 105th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 105:81-84.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2013. Development of herbicide resistance in rice (Oryza sativa). The 105th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 105:81-84.
  • Wenefrida, I., Linscombe, S.D., and Utomo, H.S. 2012. Rice nutrition enhancement project: High protein line development and grain nutritional quality and development of herbicide resistant rice. The 104thAnn. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 104:83-94.
  • Utomo, H.S. and I. Wenefrida. 2012. Amending smooth cordgrass seed to improve its survival in direct planting. The 104thAnn. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 104:363.
  • Wenefrida, I., S.D. Linscombe, and H.S. Utomo. 2011. Rice nutrition enhancement project: Line development, protein content, and grain nutritional quality. The 103thAnn. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 103:88-99.
  • Wenefrida, I., S.D. Linscombe, and H.S. Utomo. 2010. Rice nutrition enhancement project: High protein line development and grain nutritional quality. The 102nd Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 102:79-91.
  • Wenefrida, I., S.D. Linscombe, and H.S. Utomo. 2009. Rice nutrition enhancement project: High protein line development and grain nutritional quality. The 101st Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 101:79-91.
  • Utomo, H. S., I. Wenefrida, M. Materne, and J. Linscombe. 2009. Coastal Erosion Control Research. The 101st Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 101:258-264.
  • Wenefrida, I., S.D. Linscombe, and H.S. Utomo, 2008. Induced mutational breeding and enhancement of nutritional quality of rice. The 100th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 100:73-85.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, M.D. Materne, and S.A. Harrison. 2008. Growth, seed maturity, shattering characteristics, and germination rates of fertile smooth cordgrass synthetic population. The 100th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 100:270-273.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, S.A. Harrison, and M.D. Materne. 2008. Selection of promising California bulrush lines for use in habitat restoration and erosion control. The 100th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES.100:274-275.
  • Wenefrida, I., S.D. Linscombe, and H.S. Utomo. 2007. Induced mutational breeding and enhancement of nutritional quality in rice. The 99th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 99:73-81.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, S.A. Harrison, and M.D. Materne. 2007. Seed-based propagation of smooth cordgrass. The 99th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 99:307-309.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2007. Mutation induction in rice: Development of high protein rice. The 99th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 99:86-88.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and M.D. Materne. 2006. Rice Research Station Coastal Plant Project: Plant development, culture, and seed production. The 98th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 98:356-358.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, J.L. Nash, and S.D. Linscombe. 2005. Method for streamlining marker-assisted breeding. The 97th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 97:102-105.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, S.D. Linscombe. 2005. Mutation induction in rice – Development of high protein rice. The 97th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 97:106.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, M.D. Materne, S.A. Harrison, and S.D. Linscombe. 2005. Development of seed-based Spartina alterniflora (smooth cordgrass) propagation technology for coastal wetland restoration. The 97th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 97:420-421.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and J.L. Nash. 2005. Field evaluation of California bulrush. The 97th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 97:422-423.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and M.D. Materne. 2004. Cellular and conventional breeding approaches to the development of improved salt-tolerant California bulrush for use in erosion control and habitat restoration. The 96th Ann. Res. Rpt., Rice Res. Stn., LAES. 96:100-101.

CMS (LSU AgCenter Web Publications)

  • Wenefrida, I. and H.S. Utomo. 2004. DNA technology helps restore Louisiana's wetlands. CMS article - LSU AgCenter webpage, Channel: EVR> Conservation>Wetlands/Coastal Restoration.

Conference Proceedings

  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and S.D. Linscombe. 2017. Genetic analyses of non-GMO high protein rice. Proc. International Temperate Rice Conference 2017. Griffith, NSW, Australia. 6-9th March 2017.
  • Wenefrida, H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2017. A non-GMO high protein rice. Proc. International Temperate Rice Conference 2017. Griffith, NSW, Australia, 6-9th March 2017.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and S.D. Linscombe. 2016. Advancing marker-assisted breeding lines and high protein rice lines for better grain shape, uniformity, and less chalk. Proc. 36th Rice Technical Working Group.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2016. Specific cooking and grain quality properties of high protein rice lines. Proc. 36th Rice Technical Working Group.
  • Utomo, H.S. and I. Wenefrida. 2016. Global trends in agricultural biotechnology and how technology networking can effectively overcome ASEAN’s regional challenges. Proc. ASEAN Microbial Biotechnology Conference 2016. Bali, August 3-4, 2016.
  • Utomo, H.S. and I. Wenefrida. 2015. Biotechnological approach to increasing nutritional quality in high yielding rice. Global Biotechnology Congress, Boston, MA. p. 34.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2015. Nutritional quality enhancement in a non-GMO high yielding rice. Global Biotechnology Congress, Boston, MA. p. 37.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and S.D. Linscombe. 2014. Field performance of marker-assisted and introgression rice lines. Proc. 35th Rice Technical Working Group. February 18-21, 2014. New Orleans, LA. 35:60-61.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2014. Genetic enhancement of nutritional quality in rice and other grain cereals. Proc. 35th Rice Technical Working Group. February 18-21, 2014. New Orleans, LA. 35:51-52.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and C. LeJeune. 2013. Planting time and aerial application of smooth cordgrass seed for rapid revegetation of newly constructed coastal marshes. Proc. The 5th National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration (NCER), Chicago, IL, July 29 - August 2, 2013. p. 219.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2013. Pelleting and chemical amending seed treatments for improved versatility and success rates of aerial seeding in coastal restoration and erosion control. Proc. The 5th National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration (NCER), Chicago, IL, July 29 - August 2, 2013. p. 231.
  • Utomo, H.S., S.D. Linscombe, and I. Wenefrida. 2012. Comparative mutational site of high lysine rice lines and other crops. Proc. 34th Rice Technical Working Group. February 27 – March 1, 2012. Hot Springs, AR. 34:47.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2012. Field performance and grain characteristics of high protein rice lines. Proc. 34th Rice Technical Working Group. February 27 – March 1, 2012. Hot Springs, AR. 34:48.
  • Utomo, H. S., I. Wenefrida, M.D. Materne, and S.D. Linscombe. 2012. Innovative coastal restoration tool using airplane and airboat for rapid stabilization of newly created marshes. Proc. State of the Coast Conference, New Orleans, LA. June 25-27, 2012
  • Utomo, H. S., I. Wenefrida, M.D. Materne, and S.D. Linscombe. 2012. Developing innovative coastal restoration tools through seed-based planting and coated or tableted seed. Proc. State of the Coast Conference, New Orleans, LA. June 25-27, 2012.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2012. Review of mutational breeding and genetic engineering approaches to the development of high protein content in the grain. Proc. 24th American Chemistry Society National Meeting & Exposition. Philadelphia, PA. August 19-23, 2012. (Invited speaker).
  • Utomo, H., I. Wenefrida, M. Materne, and S.D. Linscombe. 2012. Rapid revegetation of newly created marshes through aerial planting for quick land stabilization. Proc. the 6th National Conference on Coastal and Estuarine Habitat Restoration. Tampa, FL. October 20-25, 2012. Abstract book, p.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and M. Materne. 2012. Commercial seed production systems as a means for protecting seed source for restoration. Proc. the 6th National Conference on Coastal and Estuarine Habitat Restoration. Tampa, FL. October 20-25, 2012. Abstract book, p.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and J.T. Linscombe, 2010. Genetic evaluation of California bulrush (Schoenoplectus californicus) for salt-tolerance and phytoremediation potentials in wetland restoration. The 2010 Annual Society of Wetland Scientists, Salt Lake City, UT; June 27-July 2, 2010. Abstract book, p. 78.
  • Utomo, H.S., J. Linscombe, and I. Wenefrida. 2010. Aerial seeding and transplant canister applications for large-scale coastal wetland restoration; program abstracts. The 2010 Annual Meeting of Society of Wetland Scientists, Salt Lake City, UT; June 27-July 2, 2010. Abstract Book, p. 74
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2010. Evaluation of high protein rice lines. (poster #124).) The 2010 ASA, CSSA, and SSSA International Annual Meetings Meeting. Long Beach, CA. Program Abstract, p. 77.
  • Utomo, H.S., J. Linscombe, and I. Wenefrida. 2010. Transplant canister and aerial seeding applications of Spartina Alterniflora for large-scale coastal marsh restoration. Oral presentation at the 2010 ASA, CSSA, and SSSA International Annual Meetings Meeting. Long Beach, CA. Program Abstract, p. 74.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and S.D. Linscombe. 2010. Molecular characterization of high protein rice lines. (Poster #268). The 2010 ASA, CSSA, and SSSA International Annual Meetings Meeting. Long Beach, CA. Program Abstract, p. 80.
  • Utomo, H.S., J.T. Linscombe, and I. Wenefrida. 2010. Large-scale revegetation tool using aerial seeding and transplant canisters. Proc. the 5th National Conference on Coastal and Estuarine Habitat Restoration: Preparing for Climate Change - Science, Practice, and Policy. Galveston, TX. Nov. 13-17, 2010. p. 53.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, D.E. Groth, and S.D. Linscombe. 2010. Molecular characteristics of high rice grain protein content and potential marker development. Proc. the 33rd Rice Technical Working Group (RTWG) Meeting, Biloxi, MS. 33:49-50.
  • Wenefrida, I., Utomo, H.S., and Linscombe, S.D. 2010. Nutritional value of rice and current research efforts to enhance grain protein content among Louisiana lines. Proc. the 33rd Rice Technical Working Group (RTWG) Meeting, Biloxi, MS. 33:48-49.
  • Utomo, H.S., J.T. Linscombe, and I. Wenefrida. 2010. Transplant canister and aerial seeding applications of Spartina alterniflora: Revegetation tools for large-scale coastal marsh creation and restoration. The State of the Coast Conference. Baton Rouge, LA. June 6-8, 2010. p. 43.
  • Utomo, H.S., M.D. Materne, and I. Wenefrida. 2009. Accomplishments and challenges in genetic improvement and aerial planting application for a large-scale ecosystem restoration in highly eroded intertidal marshes. Proc. 4th National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration, July 20-24 2009, Los Angeles, CA. p. 63.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and M.D. Materne. 2009. Improving California bulrush (Schoenoplectus californicus) for wast contaminant remover in urban ecosystem restoration and wae energy buffering in tidal marsh restoration. Proc 3rd National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration. July 20-24 2009, Los Angeles, CA. p. 403.
  • Wenefrida, I, S.D. Linscombe, and H.S. Utomo. 2008. Amino acid profiles of high protein rice and development of mixed sister lines for optimum composition of essential amino acid. Proc. 32nd Rice Technical Working Group (RTWG) Meeting, February 19-21. San Diego,
  • Utomo, H.S., M.D. Materne, S.A. Harrison, I. Wenefrida, and J. Nash. 2007. Potential cultivation and seed production aspects of coastal plant smooth cordgrass. Proc. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA. p. 100.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2007. Amino acid profiles and molecular characteristics of high protein rice lines. Proc. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA. p. 67.
  • Utomo, H.S., M.D. Materne, S.A. Harrison, I. Wenefrida, and R.H. Neill. 2007. Aerial seeding and seed-based propagation of Spartina alterniflora for large-scale coastal erosion control and habitat restoration. Proc. 2007 SWS International Conference: Water, Wetlands, and Wildlife - Resolving Conflicts and Restoring Habitat. Sacramento, CA, June 10-15. OmniPress. p. 267.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, M.D. Materne, P.K. Subudhi, and S.A. Harrison. 2007. Performance of California bulrush elite lines for marsh restoration. Proc. “Advances in Coastal Restoration Research - Presentation by CREST and Louisiana Sea Grant Researchers and Extension Agents,” Baton Rouge, LA. May 17. p.18.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, S. Mujiharjo, J.L. Nash, and A. McClain. 2007. Characteristics of California bulrush seed production and its potential use for a large-scale marsh planting. Proc. “Advances in Coastal Restoration Research – Presentation by CREST and Louisiana Sea Grant Researchers and Extension Agents,” Baton Rouge, LA. May 17. p. 19.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and J. Dronet. 2007. Putative high salt-tolerant California bulrush lines from cellular selections. Proc. “Advances in Coastal Restoration Research – Presentation by CREST and Louisiana Sea Grant Researchers and Extension Agents,” Baton Rouge, LA. May 17. Pp. 19-20.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, J.L Nash, and A. McClain. 2007. Improved salt tolerant California bulrush: Its potential use for stabilizing newly constructed brackish marshes and habitat restoration. Proc. 2007 SWS International Conference: Water, Wetlands, and Wildlife – Resolving Conflicts and Restoring Habitat. Sacramento, CA, June 10-15. OmniPress. p. 251.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2007. Development of high protein rice: Field evaluation, grain appearance, protein content, and amino acid profile of high protein rice lines. Proc. USDA ARS-USA Rice Federation meeting, “Beneath the Hull: Exploiting the health beneficial properties of the rice grains” – New Orleans, LA. p. 11.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and M. Materne. 2007. Short-term and long-term germination characteristics of 48 California bulrush ecotypes from Louisiana marshes. Proc. Louisiana Agricultural Sciences Association (LASA) meeting. Baton Rouge, LA. p.15.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2007. Value added and health benefit potential of nine high protein lines with unique amino-acid profiles. Proc. Louisiana Agricultural Sciences Association (LASA) meeting. Baton Rouge, LA. p.19.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, M.D. Materne, P.K. Subudhi, and S.A. Harrison. 2007. Performance of California bulrush elite lines for marsh restoration. Proc. “Advances in Coastal Restoration Research – Presentation by CREST and Louisiana Sea Grant Researchers and Extension Agents,” Baton Rouge, LA. May 17. p. 18.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, S. Mujiharjo, J.L. Nash, and A. McClain. 2007. Characteristics of California bulrush seed production and its potential use for a large-scale marsh planting. Proc. “Advances in Coastal Restoration Research – Presentation by CREST and Louisiana Sea Grant Researchers and Extension Agents,” Baton Rouge, LA. May 17. p. 19.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and J. Dronet. 2007. Putative high salt-tolerant California bulrush lines from cellular selections. Proc. “Advances in Coastal Restoration Research – Presentation by CREST and Louisiana Sea Grant Researchers and Extension Agents,” Baton Rouge, LA. May 17. Pp. 19-20.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, J.L Nash, and A. McClain. 2007. Improved salt tolerant California bulrush: Its potential use for stabilizing newly constructed brackish marshes and habitat restoration. Proc. 2007 SWS International Conference: Water, Wetlands, and Wildlife – Resolving Conflicts and Restoring Habitat. Sacramento, California, June 10-15. OmniPress. p. 74.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2007. Development of high protein rice: Field evaluation, grain appearance, protein content, and amino acid profile of high protein rice lines. Proc. USDA ARS-USA Rice Federation meeting, “Beneath the Hull: Exploiting the health beneficial properties of the rice grains” – New Orleans, LA. p. 19.
  • Utomo, H.S., I. Wenefrida, and M. Materne. 2007. Short-term and long-term germination characteristics of 48 California bulrush ecotypes from Louisiana marshes. Proc. Louisiana Agricultural Sciences Association (LASA) meeting. Baton Rouge, LA. p. 15.
  • Wenefrida, I., H.S. Utomo, and S.D. Linscombe. 2007. Value added and health benefit potential of nine high protein lines with unique amino-acid profiles. Proc. Louisiana Agricultural Sciences Association (LASA) meeting. Baton Rouge, LA. p. 22.
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