Mary Ellen Barbercheck

    • 1599 Citations
    • 24 h-Index
    1991 …2019

    Research output per year

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    Research Output

    • 1599 Citations
    • 24 h-Index
    • 60 Article
    • 2 Chapter
    • 1 Book
    • 1 Review article
    2019

    Manipulating Wild and Tamed Phytobiomes: Challenges and Opportunities

    Bell, T. H., Hockett, K., Alcalá-Briseño, R. I., Barbercheck, M., Beattie, G. A., Bruns, M. A., Carlson, J., Chung, T., Collins, A., Emmett, B., Esker, P., Garrett, K., Glenna, L., Gugino, B. K., Jimenez Gasco, M. D. M., Kinkel, L., Kovac, J., Kowalski, K., Kuldau, G., Leveau, J. & 10 others, Michalska-Smith, M., Myrick, J., Peter, K., Salazar, M. V., Shade, A., Stopnisek, N., Tan, X., Welty, A., Wickings, K. & Yergeau, E., Mar 13 2019, In : Phytobiomes Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations

    Soil microarthropods and soil health: Intersection of decomposition and pest suppression in agroecosystems

    Neher, D. A. & Barbercheck, M. E., Dec 2019, In : Insects. 10, 12, 414.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
    2018

    Cover crop species and management influence predatory arthropods and predation in an organically managed, reduced-tillage cropping system

    Rivers, A. N., Mullen, C. A. & Barbercheck, M. E., Jan 1 2018, In : Environmental Entomology. 47, 2, p. 340-355 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations

    Growing degree days and cover crop type explain weed biomass in winter cover crops

    Baraibar, B., Mortensen, D. A., Hunter, M. C., Barbercheck, M. E., Kaye, J. P., Finney, D. M., Curran, W. S., Bunchek, J. & White, C. M., Dec 1 2018, In : Agronomy for Sustainable Development. 38, 6, 65.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations

    Plant identity, but not diversity, and agroecosystem characteristics affect the occurrence of M. robertsii in an organic cropping system

    Randhawa, P. K., Mullen, C. & Barbercheck, M., Sep 2018, In : Biological Control. 124, p. 18-29 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations
    2017

    Balancing multiple objectives in organic feed and forage cropping systems

    Schipanski, M. E., Barbercheck, M. E., Murrell, E. G., Harper, J., Finney, D. M., Kaye, J. P., Mortensen, D. A. & Smith, R. G., Feb 15 2017, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 239, p. 219-227 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations
    13 Scopus citations

    Cover crop termination timing is critical in organic rotational no-till systems

    Keene, C. L., Curran, W. S., Wallace, J. M., Ryan, M. R., Mirsky, S. B., Vangessel, M. J. & Barbercheck, M. E., Jan 1 2017, In : Agronomy Journal. 109, 1, p. 272-282 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    12 Scopus citations
    2016

    Conservation agriculture affects arthropod community composition in a rainfed maize-wheat system in central Mexico

    Rivers, A., Barbercheck, M. E., Govaerts, B. & Verhulst, N., Apr 1 2016, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 100, p. 81-90 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    11 Scopus citations

    Cover crop and tillage intensities alter ground-dwelling arthropod communities during the transition to organic production

    Jabbour, R., Pisani-Gareau, T., Smith, R. G., Mullen, C. & Barbercheck, M., Aug 1 2016, In : Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. 31, 4, p. 361-374 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    8 Scopus citations

    The rise of women farmers and sustainable agriculture

    Sachs, C. E., Barbercheck, M. E., Brasier, K. J., Kiernan, N. E. & Terman, A. R., Jan 1 2016, University of Iowa Press. 196 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    14 Scopus citations
    2015

    Entomopathogenic nematodes in the soil environment: Distributions, interactions and the influence of biotic and abiotic factors

    Stuart, R. J., Barbercheck, M. E. & Grewal, P. S., Jan 1 2015, Nematode Pathogenesis of Insects and Other Pests: Ecology and Applied Technologies for Sustainable Plant and Crop Protection. Springer International Publishing, p. 97-137 41 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    20 Scopus citations

    Management of overwintering cover crops influences floral resources and visitation by native bees

    Ellis, K. E. & Barbercheck, M. E., Aug 1 2015, In : Environmental Entomology. 44, 4, p. 999-1010 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    8 Scopus citations
    2014

    A framework for evaluating ecosystem services provided by cover crops in agroecosystems

    Schipanski, M. E., Barbercheck, M., Douglas, M. R., Finney, D. M., Haider, K., Kaye, J. P., Kemanian, A. R., Mortensen, D. A., Ryan, M. R., Tooker, J. & White, C., Mar 1 2014, In : Agricultural Systems. 125, p. 12-22 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    163 Scopus citations

    Capturing the multiple and shifting identities of farm women in the northeastern United States

    Brasier, K. J., Sachs, C. E., Kiernan, N. E., Trauger, A. & Barbercheck, M. E., Sep 2014, In : Rural Sociology. 79, 3, p. 283-309 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    17 Scopus citations

    Multivariate relationships influencing crop yields during the transition to organic management

    Schipanski, M. E., Smith, R. G., Gareau, T. L. P., Jabbour, R., Lewis, D. B., Barbercheck, M. E., Mortensen, D. & Kaye, J. P., May 1 2014, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 189, p. 119-126 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    10 Scopus citations

    Use of conservation practices by women farmers in the Northeastern United States

    Barbercheck, M. E., Brasier, K. J., Kiernan, N. E., Sachs, C. E. & Trauger, A., Mar 1 2014, In : Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. 29, 1, p. 65-82 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Scopus citations
    2012

    Entomopathogenic nematodes as a model system for advancing the frontiers of ecology

    Campos-Herrera, R., Barbercheck, M., Hoy, C. W. & Stock, S. P., Jun 1 2012, In : Journal of Nematology. 44, 2, p. 162-176 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    36 Scopus citations

    Linking invertebrate communities to decomposition rate and nitrogen availability in pine forest soils

    Neher, D. A., Weicht, T. R. & Barbercheck, M. E., Mar 1 2012, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 54, p. 14-23 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    51 Scopus citations
    6 Scopus citations

    Women farmers: Pulling up their own educational boot straps with extension

    Kiernan, N. E., Barbercheck, M., Brasier, K. J., Sachs, C. & Terman, A. R., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of Extension. 50, 5, 5RIB5.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    8 Scopus citations
    2011

    Assessing and visualizing agricultural management practices: A multivariable hands-on approach for education and extension

    Smith, R. G., Gareau, T. P., Mortensen, D. A., Curran, W. S. & Barbercheck, M. E., Oct 1 2011, In : Weed Technology. 25, 4, p. 680-687 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    7 Scopus citations

    Cover crops and disturbance influence activity-density of weed seed predators Amara aenea and Harpalus pensylvanicus (Coleoptera: Carabidae)

    Ward, M. J., Ryan, M. R., Curran, W. S., Barbercheck, M. E. & Mortensen, D. A., Jan 1 2011, In : Weed Science. 59, 1, p. 76-81 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    38 Scopus citations

    Labile carbon and other soil quality indicators in two tillage systems during transition to organic agriculture

    Lewis, D. B., Kaye, J. P., Jabbour, R. & Barbercheck, M. E., Dec 1 2011, In : Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. 26, 4, p. 342-353 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    24 Scopus citations

    Short term response of soil microinvertebrates to application of entomopathogenic nematode-infected insects in two tillage systems

    Greenwood, C. M., Barbercheck, M. E. & Brownie, C., May 10 2011, In : Pedobiologia. 54, 3, p. 177-186 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    16 Scopus citations

    Soil microarthropod response to the application of entomopathogenic nematode-killed insects in maize and flower strip habitats

    Jabbour, R. & Barbercheck, M. E., Jul 10 2011, In : Pedobiologia. 54, 4, p. 243-251 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Scopus citations

    Yield and net returns during the transition to organic feed grain production

    Smith, R. G., Barbercheck, M. E., Mortensen, D. A., Hyde, J. & Hulting, A. G., Jan 1 2011, In : Agronomy Journal. 103, 1, p. 51-59 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    24 Scopus citations
    2010

    "Our market is our community": Women farmers and civic agriculture in Pennsylvania, USA

    Trauger, A., Sachs, C., Barbercheck, M., Brasier, K. & Kiernan, N. E., Jan 1 2010, In : Agriculture and Human Values. 27, 1, p. 43-55 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    43 Scopus citations

    Spider plots: A tool for participatory extension learning

    Gareau, T. P., Smith, R. G., Barbercheck, M. E. & Mortensen, D., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of Extension. 48, 5, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    14 Scopus citations

    The Object of extension: Agricultural education and authentic farmers in Pennsylvania

    Trauger, A., Sachs, C., Barbercheck, M., Kiernan, N. E., Brasier, K. & Schwartzberg, A., Apr 1 2010, In : Sociologia Ruralis. 50, 2, p. 85-103 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    20 Scopus citations
    2009

    Effects of initial seed-bank density on weed seedling emergence during the transition to an organic feed-grain crop rotation

    Smith, R. G., Jabbour, R., Hulting, A. G., Barbercheck, M. E. & Mortensen, D., Sep 1 2009, In : Weed Science. 57, 5, p. 533-540 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    11 Scopus citations

    Extension educators' perceptions of the educational needs of women farmers in Pennsylvania

    Brasier, K. J., Barbercheck, M. E., Kiernan, N. E., Sachs, C. E., Schwartzberg, A. & Trauger, A., Jun 1 2009, In : Journal of Extension. 47, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    12 Scopus citations

    Meeting the extension needs of women farmers: a perspective from pennsylvania

    Barbercheck, M. E., Brasier, K. J., Kiernan, N. E., Sachs, C. E., Trauger, A., Findeis, J., Stone, A. & Moist, L. S., Jun 1 2009, In : Journal of Extension. 47, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    31 Scopus citations

    Response of soil invertebrates to disturbance across three resource regions in North Carolina

    Barbercheck, M. E., Neher, D. A., Anas, O., El-Allaf, S. M. & Weicht, T. R., Jan 1 2009, In : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 152, 1-4, p. 283-298 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    27 Scopus citations

    Soil management effects on entomopathogenic fungi during the transition to organic agriculture in a feed grain rotation

    Jabbour, R. & Barbercheck, M. E., Dec 1 2009, In : Biological Control. 51, 3, p. 435-443 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    31 Scopus citations
    2008

    Agricultural education: Gender identity and knowledge exchange

    Trauger, A., Sachs, C. E., Barbercheck, M. E., Kiernan, N. E., Brasier, K. J. & Findeis, J., Oct 1 2008, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 24, 4, p. 432-439 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    60 Scopus citations

    Soil and habitat complexity effects on movement of the entomopathogenic nematode Steinernema carpocapsae in maize

    Jabbour, R. & Barbercheck, M. E., Nov 1 2008, In : Biological Control. 47, 2, p. 235-243 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    21 Scopus citations
    2006

    Population biology of entomopathogenic nematodes: Concepts, issues, and models

    Stuart, R. J., Barbercheck, M. E., Grewal, P. S., Taylor, R. A. J. & Hoy, C. W., Jul 1 2006, In : Biological Control. 38, 1, p. 80-102 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    84 Scopus citations
    2005

    A systems approach to conservation of nematodes

    Barbercheck, M. E. & Hoy, C. W., Dec 7 2005, Nematodes as Biocontrol Agent. CABI Publishing, p. 331-347 17 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    9 Scopus citations

    Ecosystem type affects interpretation of soil nematode community measures

    Neher, D. A., Wu, J., Barbercheck, M. E. & Anas, O., Sep 2005, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 30, 1, p. 47-64 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    108 Scopus citations
    2004

    Effects of organic matter removal, soil compaction, and vegetation control on Collembolan populations

    Eaton, R. J., Barbercheck, M., Buford, M. & Smith, W., Jan 1 2004, In : Pedobiologia. 48, 2, p. 121-128 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    33 Scopus citations
    2003

    Adaptation of the entomopathogenic nematode, Steinernema carpocapsae, to insect food plant

    Barbercheck, M. E., Wang, J. & Brownie, C., May 2003, In : Biological Control. 27, 1, p. 81-94 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    8 Scopus citations

    Effects of disturbance and ecosystem on decomposition

    Neher, D. A., Barbercheck, M. E., El-Allaf, S. M. & Anas, O., Jun 2003, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 23, 2, p. 165-179 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    38 Scopus citations
    2002

    Development and implementation of a long-term agricultural systems study: Challenges and opportunities

    Mueller, J. P., Barbercheck, M. E., Bell, M., Brownie, C., Creamer, N. G., Hitt, A., Hu, S., King, L., Linker, H. M., Louws, F. J., Marlow, S., Marra, M., Raczkowski, C. W., Susko, D. J. & Wagger, M. G., Jan 1 2002, In : HortTechnology. 12, 3, p. 362-368 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    28 Scopus citations

    Effects of production practices on soil-borne entomopathogens in Western North Carolina vegetable systems

    Hummel, R. L., Walgenbach, J. F., Barbercheck, M. E., Kennedy, G. G., Hoyt, G. D. & Arellano, C., Feb 2002, In : Environmental Entomology. 31, 1, p. 84-91 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    59 Scopus citations

    Effects of tillage practices on entomopathogenic nematodes in a corn agroecosystem

    Millar, L. C. & Barbercheck, M. E., Sep 20 2002, In : Biological Control. 25, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    33 Scopus citations
    2001

    Effect of soil moisture on ovipositional behavior in the southern mole cricket (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae)

    Hertl, P. T., Brandenburg, R. L. & Barbercheck, M. E., Jan 1 2001, In : Environmental Entomology. 30, 3, p. 466-473 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    13 Scopus citations

    Interaction between endemic and introduced entomopathogenic nematodes in conventional-till and no-till corn

    Millar, L. C. & Barbercheck, M. E., Jan 1 2001, In : Biological Control. 22, 3, p. 235-245 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    51 Scopus citations
    15 Scopus citations