Mary Barbercheck

Professor of Entomology

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Soil Tillage Cover Crops Soybeans Cropping Systems Soil Quality Carabidae Coleoptera Nitrogen Forage Weeds Corn Reduced Tillage Invertebrates Organic Production Biomass Vicia Villosa Carbon Weed Control Predation Entomopathogenic Nematodes Agroecosystems Cropping Practice Beetles Zea Mays

Most Recent Papers

Endophytic Metarhizium robertsii promotes maize growth, suppresses insect growth, and alters plant defense gene expression

Imtiaz Ahmad, Maria Jiménez-Gasco, Dawn Luthe, Mary Barbercheck, S.N. Shakeel, 2020, Biological Control

Systemic colonization by Metarhizium robertsii enhances cover crop growth

Imtiaz Ahmad, Maria Jiménez-Gasco, Dawn Luthe, Mary Barbercheck, 2020, Journal of Fungi

Manipulating Wild and Tamed Phytobiomes: Challenges and Opportunities

Terrence H Bell, Kevin Hockett, Ricardo Ivan Alcalá-Briseño, Mary Barbercheck, Gwyn A Beattie, Mary Ann Bruns, John Carlson, Taejung Chung, Alyssa Collins, Bryan Emmett, Paul Esker, karen Garrett, Leland Glenna, Beth K. Gugino, Maria del Mar Jimenez Gasco, Linda Kinkel, Jasna Kovac, Kurt Kowalski, Gretchen Kuldau, Johan Leveau, Matthew Michalska-Smith, Jessica Myrick, Kari Peter, Maria Vivanco Salazar, Ashley Shade, Nejc Stopnisek, Xiaoqing Tan, Amy Welty, Kyle Wickings, Etienne Yergeau, 2019, Phytobiomes Journal

Cover crop mixture effects on maize, soybean, and wheat yield in rotation

Mitchell Hunter, Meagan Schipanski, Macdonald Burgess, James LaChance, Brosi Bradley, Mary Barbercheck, Jason Kaye, David Mortensen, 2019, Agricultural \& Environmental Letters

Carabid beetles (Coleoptera

Tara Pisani Gareau, Christina Voortman, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, 2019, Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems

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

Barbara Baraibar, David Mortensen, Mitchell C. Hunter, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, Jason Philip Kaye, Denise M. Finney, William Curran, Jess Bunchek, Charles Macaulay White, 2018, Agronomy for Sustainable Development

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

Puneet K. Randhawa, Christina Mullen, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, 2018, Biological Control on p. 18-29

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

Ariel N. Rivers, Christina A. Mullen, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, 2018, Environmental Entomology on p. 340-355

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

Balancing multiple objectives in organic feed and forage cropping systems

Meagan E. Schipanski, Mary E. Barbercheck, Ebony G. Murrell, Jayson Harper, Denise M. Finney, Jason P. Kaye, David A. Mortensen, Richard G. Smith, 2017, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment on p. 219-227

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, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, 2012, Applied Soil Ecology on p. 14-23

"Our market is our community"

Amy Trauger, Carolyn Sachs, Mary Barbercheck, Kathy Brasier, Nancy Ellen Kiernan, 2010, Agriculture and Human Values on p. 43-55

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

Meredith J. Ward, Matthew R. Ryan, William S. Curran, Mary E. Barbercheck, David A. Mortensen, 2011, Weed Science on p. 76-81

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

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

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

Richard G. Smith, Mary E. Barbercheck, David A. Mortensen, Jeffrey Hyde, Andrew G. Hulting, 2011, Agronomy Journal on p. 51-59

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

David Bruce Lewis, Jason Philip Kaye, Randa Jabbour, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, 2011, Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems on p. 342-353

The Object of extension

Amy Trauger, Carolyn Elizabeth Sachs, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, Nancy Ellen Kiernan, Kathryn Jo Brasier, Audrey Schwartzberg, 2010, Sociologia Ruralis on p. 85-103

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

C. Marie Greenwood, Mary Ellen Barbercheck, C. Brownie, 2011, Pedobiologia on p. 177-186

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

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