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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

MICHEL A. CAVIGELLI

Soil Scientist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Spectroscopic characterization and evaluation of SOM in areas under different soil tillage systems - (Proceedings)
Martins, B., Cavigelli, M.A., Maul, J.E., Buyer, J.S., Le, A.N., Rasmann, C., Martin-Neto, L. 2014. Spectroscopic characterization and evaluation of SOM in areas under different soil tillage systems. 10th Meeting of the Brazilian Chapter of the International Humic Substances Society Conference, October 14-18, 2013, Santo Antonio de Goias, Goias State. p. 69-72.
Organic management systems to enhance ecosystem services - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cavigelli, M.A., Mirsky, S.B., Teasdale, J.R., Spargo, J.T., Doran, J.W. 2013. Organic management systems to enhance ecosystem services. Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. 28:145-159.
US agricultural nitrous oxide emissions: context, status, and trends - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cavigelli, M.A., Del Grosso, S.J., Liebig, M.A., Snyder, C.S., Fixen, P.E., Venterea, R.T., Leytem, A.B., McLain, J.E., Watts, D.B. 2013. US agricultural nitrous oxide emissions: context, status, and trends. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 10:537-546.
Challenges and opportunities for mitigating nitrous oxide emissions from fertilized cropping systems Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Venterea, R.T., Halvorson, A.D., Kitchen, N.R., Liebig, M.A., Cavigelli, M.A., Del Grosso, S.J., Motavalli, P.P., Nelson, K.A., Spokas, K.A., Singh, B.P., Stewart, C.E., Ranaivoson, A., Strock, J., Collins, H.P. 2012. Challenges and opportunities for mitigating nitrous oxide emissions from fertilized cropping systems. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 10(10)562-570.
Climate stabilization wedges revisited: can agricultural production and greenhouse gas reduction goals be accomplished? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Del Grosso, S.J., Cavigelli, M.A. 2012. Climate stabilization wedges revisited: can agricultural production and greenhouse gas reduction goals be accomplished? Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 10:571-578.
Changes in soil organic carbon and nitrogen fractions with duration of no-tillage management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spargo, J.T., Cavigelli, M.A., Alley, M.M., Maul, J.E., Buyer, J.S., Sequeira, C.H., Follett, R.F. 2012. Changes in soil organic carbon and nitrogen fractions with duration of no-tillage management. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 76(5):1624-1633.
Reduced-tillage organic corn production in a hairy vetch cover crop - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Teasdale, J.R., Mirsky, S.B., Spargo, J.T., Cavigelli, M.A., Maul, J.E. 2012. Reduced-tillage organic corn production in a hairy vetch cover crop. Agronomy Journal. 104:621-628.
Agricultural management and greenhouse gas flux: cropland management in eastern and central US - (Book / Chapter)
Cavigelli, M.A., Parkin, T.B. 2012. Agricultural management and greenhouse gas flux: cropland management in eastern and central US. In: Liebig, M.A., Franzluebbers, A.J., Follett, R.F., editors. Managing Agricultural Greenhouse Gases. London, England: Academic Press. p. 177-233.
Managing Soil Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services - (Book / Chapter)
Cavigelli, M.A., Maul, J.E., Szlavecz, K. 2012. Managing Soil Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services. In: Wall, D.H., Bardgett, R.D., Behan-Pelletier, V., Herrick, J.E., Jones, T.H., Ritz, K., Six, J., Strong, D.R., van der Putten, W.H., editors. Soil Ecology & Ecosystem Services. London, England: Oxford University Press. p. 337-356.
Mineralizable soil nitrogen and labile soil organic matter in diverse long-term cropping systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spargo, J.T., Cavigelli, M.A., Mirsky, S.B., Maul, J.E., Meisinger, J.J. 2011. Mineralizable soil nitrogen and labile soil organic matter in diverse long-term cropping systems. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 90:253-266.
Weed seed persistence and microbial abundance in long-term organic and conventional cropping systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ullrich, S.D., Buyer, J.S., Cavigelli, M.A., Seidel, R., Teasdale, J.R. 2011. Weed seed persistence and microbial abundance in long-term organic and conventional cropping systems. Weed Science. 59:202-209.
Subplots facilitate assessment of corn yield losses from weed competition in a long-term systems experiment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Teasdale, J.R., Cavigelli, M.A. 2010. Subplots facilitate assessment of corn yield losses from weed competition in a long-term systems experiment. Agronomy for Sustainable Development. 30:445-453.
Global Warming Potential of Organic and Conventional Grain Cropping Systems in the mid-Atlantic Region of the U.S. - (Proceedings)
Cavigelli, M.A., Djurickovic, M., Rasmann, C., Spargo, J.T., Mirsky, S.B., Maul, J.E. 2009. Global Warming Potential of Organic and Conventional Grain Cropping Systems in the mid-Atlantic Region of the U.S. In: Proceedings of the Farming Systems Design Conference, August 25, 2009, Monterey, California, p.51-52.
Long-term economic performance of organic and conventional field crops in the mid-Atlantic region Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cavigelli, M.A., Hima, B.L., Hanson, J.C., Teasdale, J.R., Lu, Y. 2009. Long-term economic performance of organic and conventional field crops in the mid-Atlantic region. Renewable Agriculture and Food System. 24:102-119.
Residual impact of raw and composted poultry litter on soil carbon pools - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cavigelli, M.A., Dao, T.H. 2008. Residual impact of raw and composted poultry litter on soil carbon pools. Electronic Journal of Integrative Biosciences [serial online]. 6:30-40.
Performance of Organic Grain Cropping Systems in Long-Term Experiments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Teasdale, J.R., Cavigelli, M.A. 2008. Performance of organic grain cropping systems in long-term experiments. Second Scientific Conference of ISOFAR. 1:320-323.
Long-Term Agronomic Performance of Organic and Conventional Field Crops in the Mid-Atlantic Region - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cavigelli, M.A., Teasdale, J.R., Conklin, A.E. 2008. Long-term agronomic performance of organic and conventional field crops in the mid-atlantic region. Agronomy Journal. 100:785-794.
Long-Term Agronomic Performance of Organic and Conventional Field Crops in the Mid-Atlantic Region - (Abstract Only)
Cavigelli, M.A., Teasdale, J.R. 2007. Long-term agronomic performance of organic and conventional field crops in the mid-atlantic region [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
Soils Research at the Long-Term USDA-ARS Farming Systems Project in Beltsville, Maryland - (Abstract Only)
Cavigelli, M.A., Green, V.S., Rasmann, C., Djurickovic, M. 2007. Soils research at the long-term usda-ars farming systems project in beltsville, maryland [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
Corn-Yield Estimation Through Assimilation of Remotely Sensed Data into the Csm-Ceres-Maize Model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fang, H., Liang, S., Hoogenboom, G., Teasdale, J.R., Cavigelli, M.A. 2008. Corn-yield estimation through assimilation of remotely sensed data into the csm-ceres-maize model. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 29(10):3011-3032.
Bioactive Phosphorus Loss in Simulated Runoff From a P-Enriched Soil Under Two Forage Management Systems Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Green, V.S., Dao, T.H., Stone Jr, G.N., Cavigelli, M.A., Baumhardt, R.L., Devine, T.E. 2007. Bioactive Phosphorus Loss in Simulated Runoff From a P-Enriched Soil Under Two Forage Management Systems. Soil Science. 172:721-732.
Carbon Dioxide and Nitrous Oxide Fluxes in Organic, No-Till, and Chisel-Till Cropping Systems - (Abstract Only)
Djurickovic, M., Cavigelli, M.A., Mccarty, G.W. 2007. Carbon dioxide and nitrous oxide fluxes in organic, no-till, and chisel-till cropping systems [abstract]. BARC Poster Day.
Gracenet (Greenhouse Gas Reduction Through Agricultural Carbon Enhancement Network): An Assessment of Soil Carbon Sequestration and Greenhouse Gas Mitigation by Agricultural Management - (Abstract Only)
Stott, D.E., Cavigelli, M.A., Dell, C.J., Del Grosso, S.J., Follett, R.F., Franzluebbers, A.J., Johnson, J.M., Liebig, M.A., Parkin, T.B., Smith, J.L. 2007. GRACEnet (Greenhouse Gas Reduction through Agricultural Carbon Enhancement network): an assessment of soil carbon sequestration and greenhouse gas mitigation by agricultural management. 4th USDA Greenhouse Gas Symposium, February 5-8, 2007, Baltimore, Maryland. 2007 CDROM.
Carbon Dioxide and Nitrous Oxide Fluxes in Organic, No-Till and Chisel-Till Cropping Systems - (Abstract Only)
Djurickovic, M., Cavigelli, M.A., Mccarty, G.W. 2007. Carbon dioxide and nitrous oxide fluxes in organic, no-till and chisel-till cropping systems [abstract]. USDA Greenhouse Gas Symposium.
Glomalin in Aggregate Size Classes from Three Different Farming Systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wright, S.E., Green, V.S., Cavigelli, M.A. 2007. Glomalin in aggregate size classes from three different farming systems. Soil & Tillage Research. 94:546-549.
Soil and Nutrient Erosion Risk in Organic and Conventional Cropping Systems - (Abstract Only)
Green, V.S., Cavigelli, M.A., Dao, T.H., Flanagan, D.C. 2006. Soil and nutrient erosion risk in organic and conventional cropping systems. World Congress of Soil Science, July 9-15, 2006, Philadelphia, PA, No. 59-5 [CD-ROM].
Ground Beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) Assemblages in Organic, No-Till, and Chisel-Till Cropping Systems of the Mid-Atlantic Region - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clark, S., Szlavecz, K., Cavigelli, M.A., Purrington, F. 2006. Ground beetle (coleoptera: carabidae) assemblages in organic, no-till, and chisel-till cropping systems of the mid-atlantic region. Environmental Entomology. 35:1304-1312.
Phosphorus Fractions and Dynamics among Soil Aggregate Size Classes of Organic and Conventional Cropping Systems Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Green, V.S., Dao, T.H., Cavigelli, M.A., Flanagan, D.C. 2006. Phosphorus fractions and dynamics among soil aggregate size classes of organic and conventional cropping systems. Soil Science. 171:874-885.
Letter to the Editor - (Other)
Green, V.S., Cavigelli, M.A., Dao, T.H., Flanagan, D.C. 2006. Letter to the editor. Care needed in comparisons. Bioscience. 56:461.
The Effects of Cropping Systems on the Emission of Nitrous Oxide from Soil - (Abstract Only)
Oriola, B., Cavigelli, M.A. 2006. The effects of cropping systems on the emission of nitrous oxide from soil [abstract]. BARC Poster Day. S21
The Effects of Cropping Systems on the Emission of Carbon Dioxide from Soil - (Abstract Only)
Farahi, F., Cavigelli, M.A. 2006. The effects of cropping systems on the emission of carbon dioxide from soil [abstract]. BARC Poster Day. S9.
Economic Comparison of Conventional and Organic Grain Cropping Systems - (Abstract Only)
Hima, B.L., Cavigelli, M.A., Teasdale, J.R., Lu, Y.C. 2006. Economic comparison of conventional and organic grain cropping systems [abstract]. BARC Poster Day. Abstract No. 13.
High-Resolution Multispectral Digital Photography Using Unmanned Airborne Vehicles - (Proceedings)
Hunt, E.R., Walthall, C.L., Daughtry, C.S., Cavigelli, M.A., Fujikawa, S.J., Yoel, D.W., Ng, T.L., Tranchitella, M.C. 2006. High-resolution multispectral digital photograpy using unmanned airborne vehicles. In: Proceedings of the 20th Biennial Workshop on Aerial Photography, Videography and High Resolution Digital Imagery for Resource Assessment, October 4-6, 2005, Weslaco, Texas. 2006 CDROM.
Agriculture and the Nitrogen Cycle - (Review Article)
Cavigelli, M.A. 2005. Agriculture and the nitrogen cycle. Ecology. 86:2548-2550.
A Comparative Economic Analysis of the Farming Systems Project in Beltsville, MD - (Abstract Only)
Hima, B.L., Cavigelli, M.A., Teasdale, J.R., Lu, Y.C. 2005. A comparative economic analysis of the farming systems project in Beltsville, MD [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings [CDROM]. Poster No. 146-16.
Aggregate Associated Carbon, Nitrogen, and Phosphorus Dynamics - (Abstract Only)
Green, V.S., Dao, T.H., Cavigelli, M.A., Flanagan, D.C. 2005. Aggregate associated carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus dynamics [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Meetings [CDROM]. Poster No. 285-17.
Characterizing Bioactive Phosphorus of Soil Aggregates in Conventional and Manure-Based Cropping Systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Green, V.S., Dao, T.H., Cavigelli, M.A. 2005. Characterizing bioactive phosphorus of soil aggregates in conventional and manure-based cropping systems. In: C.J. Li et al. (eds). Plant Nutrition for Food Security, Human Health, and Environmental Protection. Tsinghua University Press, Beijing, China. p. 1166-1167.
College Composting Program Matures - (Trade Journal)
Clark, S., Cavigelli, M.A. 2005. College composting program matures. Biocycle. July: 35-38.
Soil Physical Properties and Aggregate Associated C, N, and P in Organic and Conventional Cropping Systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Green, V.S., Cavigelli, M.A., Dao, T.H., Flanagan, D.C. 2005. Soil physical properties and aggregate associated c, n, and p in organic and conventional cropping systems. Soil Science. 170:822-831
Suitability of Composts As Potting Media for Production of Organic Vegetable Transplants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clark, S., Cavigelli, M.A. 2005. Suitability of composts as potting media for production of organic vegetable transplants. Compost Science and Utilization. 13:150-156.
Evaluation of Aerial Photography from Model Aircraft for Remote Sensing Crop Biomass and Nitrogen Status - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunt, E.R., Cavigelli, M.A., Daughtry, C.S., McMurtrey, J.E., Walthall, C.L. 2005. Evaluation of aerial photography from model aircraft for remote sensing crop biomass and nitrogen status. Precision Agriculture. 6(4):359-378.
Soil Co2 Flux in Conventional and Organic Cropping Systems: Comparison of Measurement Methods and Relationship with Soil Moisture - (Abstract Only)
Cavigelli, M.A., White, J.W., Sikora, L.J. 2005. Soil CO2 flux in conventional and organic cropping systems: comparison of measurement methods and relationship with soil moisture [abstract]. USDA Greenhouse Gas Symposium. p. 243.
Nitrogen Balance in Organic and Conventional Cropping Systems - (Abstract Only)
Cavigelli, M.A., Green, V.S., Meisinger, J.J. 2004. Nitrogen balance in organic and conventional cropping systems [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting Abstracts [CDROM]. No. 4703.
Phosphorus Fractions in Aggregates of Organic and Conventional Cropping Systems - (Abstract Only)
Green, V.S., Dao, T.H., Cavigelli, M.A., Flanagan, D.C. 2004. Phosphorus fractions in aggregates of organic and conventional cropping systems [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting Abstracts [CDROM]. No. 4279.
Estimation of Crop Yield at the Regional Scale from Modis Observations - (Proceedings)
Liang, S., Fang, H., Hoogenboom, G., Teasdale, J.R., Cavigelli, M.A. 2004. Estimation of crop yield at the regional scale from modis observations. Proceedings of International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium. 3:1625-1628.
Weed Seedbank Dynamics in Three Organic Farming Crop Rotations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Teasdale, J.R., Mangum, R.A., Radhakrishnan, J., Cavigelli, M.A. 2004. Weed seedbank dynamics in three organic farming crop rotations. Agronomy J. 96:1429-1435.
The USDA-ARS Farming Systems Project: Evaluating the Sustainability of Organic and Conventional Cropping Systems in the Mid-Atlantic - (Abstract Only)
Cavigelli, M.A., Teasdale, J.R., Szlavecz, K., Nichols, K.A., Green, V.S. 2004. The USDA-ARS farming systems project: evaluating the sustainability of organic and conventional cropping systems in the mid-Atlantic [abstract]. Mid-Atlantic Ecology Conference. Paper No. 4.
Varying Hydrology of Agro-Ecosystems Due to Earthworm Communities - (Abstract Only)
Pitz, S., Cavigelli, M.A. 2004. Varying hydrology of agro-ecosystems due to earthworm communities [abstract]. Mid-Atlantic Ecology Conference. Paper No. 84.
Nitrogen Balance in Organic and Conventional Cropping Systems in the Mid-Atlantic Region - (Proceedings)
Green, V.S., Cavigelli, M.A., Meisinger, J.J. 2004. Nitrogen balance in organic and conventional cropping systems in the mid-Atlantic region [abstract]. Mid-Atlantic Ecology Conference. Paper No. 82.
Phosphorus Bioavailability Following Incorporation of Green Manure Crop - (Trade Journal)
Cavigelli, M.A., Thien, S.J. 2004. Phosphorus bioavailability following incorporation of green manure crop. Certified Crop Advisors Advantage. Jan., p. 38-40.
Cropping System Effect on Distribution of C, N, and P among Aggregate Size Classes - (Abstract Only)
Green, V.S., Cavigelli, M.A., Dao, T.H., Flanagan, D.C. 2003. Cropping system effect on distribution of C, N, and P among aggregate size classes [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting Abstracts [CDROM]. A08-green642204-Poster.
Weed Seedbank Dynamics in Organic and Conventional Long-Term Cropping Systems - (Abstract Only)
Ullrich, S.D., Teasdale, J.R., Cavigelli, M.A. 2003. Weed seedbank dynamics in organic and conventional long-term cropping systems [abstract]. Amer. Soc. Agronomy Abstracts [CDROM]. A08-ullrich412133-Oral.
Remote Sensing Crop Biomass Using Radio Controlled Model Aircraft - (Abstract Only)
Hunt, E.R., Cavigelli, M.A., Daughtry, C.L., Walthall, C.L. 2003. Remote sensing crop biomass using radio controlled model aircraft [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meetings Abstracts [CDROM]. A03hunt827278-Poster.
Effects of Crop Management Systems on Species Composition and Abundance of Earthworms (Oligochaeta) - (Abstract Only)
Csuzdi, C., Szlavecz, K., Cavigelli, M.A. 2003. Effects of crop management systems on species composition and abundance of earthworms (Oligochaeta)[abstract]. 6th Ecological Congress of Hungary. p. 68.
Factors Influencing Annual Fluctuations of the Weed Seedbank at the Long-Term Beltsville Farming Systems Project - (Proceedings)
Teasdale, J.R., Mangum, R.A., Radhakrishnan, J., Cavigelli, M.A. 2003. Factors influencing annual fluctuations of the weed seedbank at the long-term beltsville farming systems project. Aspects of Applied Biology. 69:93-99.
Long-Term Organic Cropping Systems Research - (Abstract Only)
Teasdale, J.R., Cavigelli, M.A. 2003. Long-term organic cropping systems research [abstract]. Amer. Soc. Agronomy Abstracts [CDROM]. A08-teasdale370880-Oral.
Soil Microbial Community Characteristics Along An Elevation Gradient in the Laguna Mountains of Southern California - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
COLLINS, H.P., CAVIGELLI, M.A. SOIL MICROBIAL COMMUNITY CHARACTERISTICS ALONG AN ELEVATION GRADIENT IN THE LAGUNA MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. SOIL BIOLOGY AND BIOCHEMISTRY. 2003. V. 35. P. 1027-1037.
Phosphorus Bioavailability Following Green Manure Crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (30-Dec-02)
Spatiotemporal Distributions of Soil Resources and Organisms in a No-Till Corn Field - (Abstract Only)
Cavigelli, M.A., Lengnick, L.L., Millner, P.D., Fravel, D.R., Handoo, Z.A., Buyer, J.S., Wright, S.E., Mccarty, G.W., Sikora, L.J. 2002. Spatiotemporal distributions of soil resources and organisms in a no-till corn field [Abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. s03-cavigelli153255-poster.
Mineralizable Carbon, Nitrogen, and Water-Extractable Phosphorus Release from Stockpiled and Composted Manure and Amended Soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (09-Sep-02)
Carbon Contribution and Characteristics of Humic Acid, Fulvic Acid, Particulate Organic Matter and Glomalin in Diverse Ecosystems - (Abstract Only)
NICHOLS, K.A., WRIGHT, S.E., SCHMIDT, W.F., CAVIGELLI, M.A., DZANTOR, K. CARBON CONTRIBUTION AND CHARACTERISTICS OF HUMIC ACID, FULVIC ACID, PARTICULATE ORGANIC MATTER AND GLOMALIN IN DIVERSE ECOSYSTEMS. IN: PROCEEDINGS OF HUMIC SUBSTANCES: NATURE'S MOST VERSATILE MATERIALS.INTERNATIONAL HUMIC SUBSTANCES SOCIETY. BOSTON, MA. 2002. PP 365-367.
Soil Quality in No-Till and Organic Cropping Systems after Five Years - (Abstract Only) - (21-Oct-01)
Soil Nitrogen and Carbon Pools after Five Years of Till, No-Till and Organic Cropping Systems Management: the USDA-ARS Farming Systems Project - (Abstract Only) - (15-Oct-01)
Using Production Ecology As An Organizing Framework for Research and Extension - (Abstract Only) - (01-Nov-00)
The Role of Denitrifier Diversity in Rates of Nitrous Oxide Consumption in a Terrestrial Ecosystem. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (16-Jun-00)
The USDA-ARS Farming Systems Project: Developing Sustainable Agriculture Systems for the Mid-Atlantic Region - (Abstract Only) - (18-Feb-00)
Soil Ecology and Pest Management - (Book / Chapter) - (31-Jan-00)
Michigan Field Crop Pest Ecology and Management - (Book / Chapter) - (31-Jan-00)
Pest Management on Three Michigan Farms - (Book / Chapter) - (31-Jan-00)
Soil Quality in a Farmer-Designed Cropping Systems Trial - (Abstract Only) - (02-Nov-99)
Michigan Field Crop Pest Ecology and Management - (Abstract Only) - (02-Nov-99)
Michigan Field Crop Pest Ecology and Management: An Extension Training Manual - (Abstract Only) - (01-Nov-99)
Processing Animal Manure to Optimize N to P Ratio and Reduce Offsite Discharges and Environmental Impact of Manure Nutrients - (Abstract Only) - (14-Sep-99)
The Functional Significance of Denitrifier Community Composition in a Terrestrial Ecosystem - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (18-Mar-99)
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