Mary Barbercheck

Professor of Entomology

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Soil Cover Crops Agriculture Corn Zea Mays No Tillage Soybeans Nitrogen Arthropods Ecosystem Services Vicia Villosa Wheat Tillage Weeds Cropping Systems Predators Invertebrates Farmers Triticum Ecosystem Coleoptera Beetles Entomopathogenic Nematodes Carabidae Mexico

Most Recent Papers

Organic Corn and Soybeans for Exceptional Organic Milk

Mary Barbercheck, on p. 5-6

Cover crop–based, rotational no-till management tactics influence crop performance in organic transition within the Mid-Atlantic United States

John M. Wallace, Mary E. Barbercheck, William Curran, Clair Lynn Keene, Steven Brian Mirsky, Matthew Ryan, Mark VanGessel, 2021, Journal of Production Agriculture on p. 5335-5347

Observations on the relationships between endophytic metarhizium robertsii, spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera

Brianna Flonc, Mary Barbercheck, Imtiaz Ahmad, 2021, Pathogens

Weeds in cover crops: Context and management considerations

Barbara Baraibar, Charles M. White, Mitchell C. Hunter, Denise M. Finney, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, Jason P. Kaye, William Curran, Jess Bunchek, David Mortensen, 2021, Agriculture (Switzerland) on p. 1-15

Weed-Insect Interactions in Annual Cropping Systems

Mary E. Barbercheck, John Wallace, 2021, Annals of the Entomological Society of America on p. 276-291

Rotational no-till and tillage-based organic corn produce management tradeoffs in the Northeast

Rebecca J. Champagne, John Wallace, William Curran, Mary E. Barbercheck, 2021, Journal of Production Agriculture

Cover crops support arthropod predator activity with variable effects on crop damage during transition to organic management

Ariel Rivers, Christina Voortman, Mary Barbercheck, 2020, Biological Control

Fungal community shifts in soils with varied cover crop treatments and edaphic properties

Mara L. Cloutier, Ebony Murrell, Mary Barbercheck, Jason Kaye, Denise Finney, Irene García-González, Mary Ann Bruns, 2020, Scientific Reports

Carabid beetles (Coleoptera

Tara Pisani Gareau, Christina Voortman, Mary Barbercheck, 2020, Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems on p. 608-625

Diversified floral provisioning enhances performance of the generalist predator, Orius insidiosus (Hemiptera

Jermaine Hinds, Mary E. Barbercheck, 2020, Biological Control

Most-Cited Papers

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

Meagan E. Schipanski, Mary Barbercheck, Margaret R. Douglas, Denise M. Finney, Kristin Haider, Jason P. Kaye, Armen R. Kemanian, David A. Mortensen, Matthew R. Ryan, John Tooker, Charlie White, 2014, Agricultural Systems on p. 12-22

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

D. A. Neher, T. R. Weicht, M. E. Barbercheck, 2012, Applied Soil Ecology on p. 14-23

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

Raquel Campos-Herrera, Mary Barbercheck, Casey W. Hoy, S. Patricia Stock, 2012, Journal of Nematology on p. 162-176

Ecosystem Services and Disservices Are Bundled in Simple and Diverse Cover Cropping Systems

Denise M. Finney, Ebony G. Murrell, Charles M. White, Barbara Baraibar, Mary E. Barbercheck, Brosi A. Bradley, Sarah Cornelisse, Mitchell C. Hunter, Jason P. Kaye, David A. Mortensen, Christina A. Mullen, Meagan E. Schipanski, 2017, Agricultural and Environmental Letters on p. 1-5

The rise of women farmers and sustainable agriculture

Carolyn Elizabeth Sachs, Mary E. Barbercheck, Kathryn J. Brasier, Nancy Ellen Kiernan, Anna Rachel Terman, 2016,

Entomopathogenic Nematodes in the Soil Environment: Distributions, Interactions and the Influence of Biotic and Abiotic Factors


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

Kathryn J. Brasier, Carolyn E. Sachs, Nancy Ellen Kiernan, Amy Trauger, Mary E. Barbercheck, 2014, Rural Sociology on p. 283-309

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

C. L. Keene, W. S. Curran, J. M. Wallace, M. R. Ryan, S. B. Mirsky, M. J. Vangessel, M. E. Barbercheck, 2017, Journal of Production Agriculture on p. 272-282

Cover crop-based reduced tillage system influences Carabidae (Coleoptera) activity, diversity and trophic group during transition to organic production

Ariel Rivers, Christina Mullen, John Wallace, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, 2017, Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems on p. 538-551

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

Ariel Rivers, Mary Barbercheck, Bram Govaerts, Nele Verhulst, 2016, Applied Soil Ecology on p. 81-90