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Louis S Saporito (Lou)
Pasture Systems & Watershed Management Research
Soil Scientist

Phone: (814) 865-6622
Fax: (814) 863-0935

CURTIN ROAD, BUILDING 3702
UNIVERSITY PARK , PA 168023702


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Subsurface application enhances benefits of manure redistribution -
Liu, J., Kleinman, P.J., Beegle, D., Dell, C.J., Veith, T.L., Saporito, L.S., Han, K., Pote, D.H., Bryant, R.B. 2016. Subsurface application enhances benefits of manure redistribution. Agricultural and Environmental Letters. doi: 10.2134/ael2015.09.0003.
Persistence and surface transport of urea-nitrogen: A rainfall simulation study -
Kibet, L.C., Bryant, R.B., Buda, A.R., Kleinman, P.J., Saporito, L.S., Allen, A.L., Hashem, F.M., May, E.B. 2016. Persistence and surface transport of urea-nitrogen: A rainfall simulation study. Journal of Environmental Quality. 45:1062–1070. doi:10.2134/jeq2015.09.0495.
The effect of rare earth elements on phosphorus leaching in intact soil columns -
A protocol for collecting and constructing soil core lysimeters -
Saporito, L.S., Bryant, R.B., Kleinman, P.J. 2016. A protocol for collecting and constructing soil core lysimeters. Journal of Visualized Experiments. 112. doi: 10.3791/53952.
Phosphorus and nitrogen losses from poultry litter stacks and leaching through soils -
Liu, J., Kleinman, P.J., Beegle, D.B., Weld, J.L., Sharpley, A.N., Saporito, L.S., Schmidt, J.P. 2016. Phosphorus and nitrogen losses from poultry litter stacks and leaching through soils. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 103(1): 101-114. doi:10.1007/s10705-015-9724-3.
Phosphorus and nitrogen losses from winter stacking of manure -
Phosphorus leaching from agricultural soils of the Delmarva Peninsula, USA -
Kleinman, P.J., Church, C., Saporito, L.S., Mcgrath, J.M., Reiter, M.S., Allen, A.L., Tingle, S., Binford, G.D., Han, K., Joern, B.C. 2015. Phosphorus leaching from agricultural soils of the Delmarva Peninsula, USA. Journal of Environmental Quality. DOI: 10.2134/jeq2014.07.0301.
Phosphorus and nitrogen leaching before and after tillage and urea application -
Han, K., Kleinman, P.J., Saporito, L.S., Mcgrath, J.M., Reiter, M.S., Tingle, S.C., Allen, A.L., Wang, L.Q., Bryant, R.B. 2014. Phosphorus and nitrogen leaching before and after tillage and urea application. Soil and Tillage Research. 44:560-571. DOI 10.2134/jeq2014.08.0326.
A protocol for conducting rainfall simulation to study soil runoff -
Kibet, L.C., Saporito, L.S., Allen, A.L., May, E.B., Kleinman, P.J., Hashem, F.M., Bryant, R.B. 2014. A protocol for conducting rainfall simulation to study soil runoff. Journal of Visualized Experiments. (86), e51664, doi:10.3791/51664.
Fate and surface transport of urea in a coastal plain soil: a rainfall simulation study -
Kibet, L.C., Bryant, R.B., Allen, A.L., Hashem, F.M., Kleinman, P.J., Tzilkowski, S., Saporito, L.S., May, E. 2013. Fate and surface transport of urea in a Coastal Plain soil: a rainfall simulation study. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 214-1.
Transport of dissolved trace elements in surface runoff and leachate from a coastal plain soil after poultry litter application -
Kibet, L.C., Allen, A.L., Church, C., Kleinman, P.J., Feyereisen, G.W., Saporito, L.S., Hashem, F., May, E.B., Way, T.R. 2013. Transport of dissolved trace elements in surface runoff and leachate from a coastal plain soil after poultry litter application. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 68(3):212-220.
Managing manure for sustainable livestock production in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed -
Kleinman, P., Saacke Blunk, K., Bryant, R.B., Saporito, L.S., Beegle, D., Czymmek, K., Ketterings, Q., Sims, T., Shortle, J., Mcgrath, J., Coale, F., Dubin, M., Dostie, D., Maguire, R., Meinen, R., Allen, A., O'Neill, K., Garber, L., Davis, M., Clark, B., Sellner, K., Smith, M.C. 2012. Managing manure for sustainable livestock production in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 67:54A-61A. DOI: 10.2489/jswc.67.2.54A.
Using flue gas desulfurization gypsum to remove dissolved phosphorus from agricultural drainage waters -
Bryant, R.B., Buda, A.R., Kleinman, P.J., Church, C., Saporito, L.S., Folmar, G.J., Bose, S., Allen, A.L. 2012. Using flue gas desulfurization gypsum to remove dissolved phosphorus from agricultural drainage waters. Journal of Environmental Quality. 41(3):664-671. DOI: 10.2134/jeq2011.0294.
Assessing the impact of manure application method on runoff phosphorus using controlled and natural rainfall -
Veith, T.L., Kleinman, P.J.A., Shigaki, F., Saporito, L.S., Beegle, D. 2011. Assessing the impact of manure application method on runoff phosphorus using controlled and natural rainfall. In: International Symposium on Erosion and Landscape Evolution, September 18-21, 2011, Anchorage Alaska. Paper No. 11074. CDROM.
Effect of dairy manure slurry application in a no-till system on phosphorus runoff -
Johnson, K.N., Kleinman, P.J.A., Beegle, D., Elliott, H., Saporito, L.S. 2011. Effect of dairy manure slurry application in a no-till system on phosphorus runoff. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. DOI: 10.1007/s10705-011-9422-8.
Subsurface application of poultry litter in pasture and no-till soils -
Pote, D.H., Way, T.R., Kleinman, P.J., Moore Jr, P.A., Meisinger, J.J., Sistani, K.R., Saporito, L.S., Allen, A.L., Feyereisen, G.W. 2011. Subsurface application of poultry litter in pasture and no-till soils. Journal of Environmental Quality. 40:402-411.
Phosphorus runoff losses from a no-till coastal plain soil with surface and subsurface-applied poultry litter -
Kibet, L.C., Allen, A.L., Kleinman, P.J.A., Feyereisen, G.W., Church, C., Saporito, L.S., Way, T.R. 2011. Phosphorus runoff losses from a no-till coastal plain soil with surface and subsurface-applied poultry litter. Journal of Environmental Quality. 40:412-420. DOI: 10/2134/jeq2010.0161.
Occurrence of arsenic and phosphorus in ditch flow from litter-amended soils and barn areas -
Church, C., Kleinman, P.J.A., Bryant, R.B., Saporito, L.S., Allen, A.L. 2010. Occurrence of arsenic and phosphorus in ditch flow from litter-amended soils and barn areas. Journal of Environmental Quality. Available: https://www.soils.org/files/publications/jeq/abstracts/39-6/q09-0210-abstract.pdf.
Effect of direct incorporation of poultry litter on phosphorus leaching from coastal plain soils -
Feyereisen, G.W., Kleinman, P.J., Folmar, G.J., Saporito, L.S., Way, T.R., Church, C., Allen, A.L. 2010. Effect of direct incorporation of poultry litter on phosphorus leaching from coastal plain soils. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 65(4):243-251.
Mixing rare earth elements with manures to control phosphorus loss in runoff and track manure fate Reprint Icon -
Buda, A.R., Church, C., Kleinman, P.J., Saporito, L.S., Moyer, B.G., Tao, L. 2010. Using Rare Earth Elements to Control Phosphorus and Track Manure Runoff. Journal of Environmental Quality. 39:1028-1035.
A Phosphorus Transport Study: Influence of Poultry Litter Application Method on Leaching -
Feyereisen, G.W., Kleinman, P.J., Folmar, G.J., Saporito, L.S., Allen, A.L. 2010. A Phosphorus Transport Study: Influence of Poultry Litter Application Method on Leaching [abstract]. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. Paper No. 1009193.
Occurrence of arsenic and phosphorus in ditch flow from litter-amended soils and barn areas Reprint Icon -
Church, C., Kleinman, P.J.A., Bryant, R.B., Saporito, L.S., Allen, A. L. 2009. Occurrence of arsenic and phosphorus in ditch flow from litter-amended soils and barn areas [abstract]. Soil and Water Conservation Society. p.88.
Long-term Watershed Database for the Ridge and Valley Physiographic Province: Mahantango Creek Watershed, Pennsylvania, USA Reprint Icon -
Feyereisen, G.W., Bryant, R.B., Kleinman, P.J., Veith, T. L., Schmidt, J.P., Buda, A. R., Folmar, G.J., Saporito, L.S. 2009. Long-term Watershed Database for the Ridge and Valley Physiographic Province: Mahantango Creek Watershed, Pennsylvania, USA [abstract}. Soil and Water Conservation Society Proceedings. p. 86.
Application of manure to no-till soils: Phosphorus losses by sub-surface and surface pathways -
Kleinman, P.J., Sharpley, A.N., Saporito, L.S., Buda, A.R., Bryant, R.B. 2009. Application of manure to no-till soils: Phosphorus losses by sub-surface and surface pathways. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 84:215-227. Available: http://www.springerlink.com/content/ll431535j5563388/fulltext.html
ASSESSING MANURE MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES THROUGH SMALL-PLOT RESEARCH AND WHOLE-FARM MODELING -
Garcia, A.M., Veith, T.L., Kleinman, P.J.A., Rotz, C.A., Saporito, L.S. 2008. Assessing manure management strategies through small-plot research and whole-farm modeling. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 63(4):204-211.
SELECTION OF A WATER EXTRACTABLE PHOSPHORUS TEST FOR MANURES AND BIOSOLIDS AS AN INDICATOR OF RUNOFF LOSS POTENTIAL -
Kleinman, P.J., Sullivan, D., Wolf, A., Brandt, R., Dou, Z., Elliott, H., Kovar, J.L., Leytem, A.B., Maguire, R., Moore Jr, P.A., Sharpley, A.N., Shober, A., Sims, T., Toth, J., Toor, G., Zhang, H., Zhang, T., Saporito, L.S. 2007. Selection of a Water-Extractable Phosphorus Test for Manures and Biosolids as an Indicator of Runoff Loss Potential. Journal of Environmental Quality. 36(5):1357-1367.
Dynamics of phosphorus transfers from heavily manured coastal plain soils to drainage ditches -
Kleinman, P.J., Allen, A.L., Needelman, B.A., Sharpley, A.N., Vadas, P.A., Saporito, L.S., Folmar, G.J., Bryant, R.B. 2007. Dynamics of phosphorus transfers from heavily manured coastal plain soils to drainage ditches. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 62(4):225-234.
EFFECT OF GYPSUM APPLICATION LEVEL TO GRASS PASTURE, GRASS HAY, AND CORN SILAGE ON FERMENTATION BY RUMEN MICROORGANISMS IN CONTINUOUS CULTURE -
Soder, K.J., Saporito, L.S., Stout, W.L. 2006. Effect of gypsum application level to grass pasture, grass hay, and corn silage on fermentation by rumen microorganisms in continuous culture. Animal Feed Science And Technology. 132:331-340.
WATER EXTRACTABLE PHOSPHORUS: SOURCES AND AMOUNTS -
Kleinman, P.J.A., Wolf, A.M., Sharpley, A.N., Beegle, D.B., Saporito, L.S. 2006. Water extractable phosphorus: sources and amounts. CSA News. 2:43-46
MONITORING PHOSPHORUS TRANSPORT IN A DITCH-DRAINED FARMING SYSTEM -
Kleinman, P.J., Allen, A., Sharpley, A.N., Saporito, L.S., Needelman, B. 2005. Monitoring phosphorus transport in a ditch-drained farming system [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Abstracts. Paper No. P7439.
EFFECT OF COVER CROPS ESTABLISHED AT TIME OF CORN PLANTING ON PHOSPHORUS RUNOFF FROM SOILS BEFORE AND AFTER DAIRY MANURE APPLICATION -
Kleinman, P.J.A., Salon, P., Sharpley, A.N., Saporito, L.S. 2005. Effect of cover crops established at time of corn planting on phosphorus runoff from soils before and after dairy manure application. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 60(6):311-322.
RUNOFF TRANSPORT OF FECAL COLIFORMS AND PHOSPHOROUS RELEASED FROM MANURE IN GRASS BUFFER CONDITIONS -
Stout, W.L., Pachepsky, Y.A., Shelton, D.R., Sadeghi, A.M., Saporito, L.S., Sharpley, A.N. 2005. Runoff transport of fecal coliforms and phosphorous released from manure in grass buffer conditions. Letters in Applied Microbiology. (41):230-234.
SURVEY OF WATER EXTRACTABLE PHOSPHORUS IN LIVESTOCK MANURES -
Kleinman, P.J., Wolf, A.M., Sharpley, A.N., Beegle, D.B., Saporito, L.S. 2005. Survey of water extractable phosphorus in livestock manures. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 69:701-708.
CHANGING FROM N- TO P-BASED MANURE MANAGEMENT CAN DECREASE SOIL AND RUNOFF P -
Sharpley, A.N., Allen, A., Kleinman, P.J.A., Saporito, L.S., Stout, W.L. 2004. Changing from N- to P-based manure management can decrease soil and runoff P[abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Abstracts. Paper No. 3708.
EFFECT OF INCORPORATING AND BROADCASTING DAIRY MANURE ON PHOSPHORUS IN OVERLAND AND SUB-SURFACE FLOW -
Kleinman, P.J.A., Sharpley, A.N., Saporito, L.S. 2004. Effect of incorporating and broadcasting dairy manure on phosphorus in overland and sub-surface flow[abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Abstracts. Paper #3707.
THE EFFECT OF PHOSPHORUS- AND NITROGEN-BASED MANURE MANAGEMENT ON SOIL AND RUNOFF PHOSPHORUS -
Sharpley, A.N., Allen, A., Kleinman, P.J.A;, Saporito, L.S., Stout, W.L. 2004. The effect of phosphorus- and nitrogen-based manure management on soil and runoff phosphorus. Meeting Abstract. In: Proceedings of the 12th National Nonpoint Source Monitoring Workshop: Managing Nutrient Inputs and Exports in the Rural Landscape, September 26-30, 2004, Ocean City, Maryland. p. 26.
EVALUATING THE SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL DYNAMICS OF FIELD PHOSPHORUS AND POTASSIUM BALANCES ON A MIXED CROP AND LIVESTOCK FARM -
Saporito, L.S., Lanyon, L.E. 2004. Evaluating the spatial and temporal dynamics of field phosphorus and potassium balances on a mixed crop and livestock farm. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 69(1):85-94.
EVALUATING ENVIRONMENTAL AND ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF A GRASS-BASED DAIRY FARM IN PENNSYLVANIA -
Stout, W.L., Winsten, J.R., Petrucci, B., Sanderson, M.A., Saporito, L.S. 2004. Evaluating environmental and economic impacts of a grass-based dairy farm in pennsylvania. American Journal of Alternative Agriculture. 18(3):388-397.
SEQUESTERING MANURE N WITH SYNTHETIC ZEOLITES -
Stout, W.L., Grtuzek, M.W., Golden, D., Saporito, L.S. 2002. Sequestering manure N with synthetic zeolites [abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. Paper No. 2335.
CONTROLING P IN RUNOFF WITH INDUSTRIAL BYPRODUCTS -
Saporito, L.S., Stout, W.L. 2002. Controling P in runoff with industrial byproducts [Abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. Paper No. 2232.
EVALUATING NITROGEN OPTIONS FOR REDUCING NITRATE LEACHING FROM NORTHEAST U.S. PASTURES -
Stout, W.L., Delahoy, J.E., Muller, L.D., Saporito, L.S. 2001. Evaluating nitrogen options for reducing nitrate leaching from northeast u.s. pastures. The Scientific World. 1(s2):887-891.
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