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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: MANAGEMENT OF NUTRIENTS FROM BEEF FEEDLOTS TO PROTECT THE ENVIRONMENT Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Development of an angular scanning system for sensing vertical profiles of soil electrical conductivity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Adamchuk, V.I., Mat Su, A.S., Eigenberg, R.A., Ferguson, R.B. 2011. Development of an angular scanning system for sensing vertical profiles of soil electrical conductivity. Transactions of the ASABE. 54(3):757-767.
Continuous ammonia emission measurements from a commercial beef feedyard in Texas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rhoades, M.B., Parker, D.B., Cole, N.A., Todd, R.W., Caraway, E.A., Auvermann, B.W., Topliff, D.R., Schuster, G.L. 2010. Continuous ammonia emission measurements from a commercial beef feedyard in Texas. Transactions of the ASABE. 53(6):1823-1831.
Effectiveness of a manure scraper system for odor control in tunnel-ventilated swine finisher barns - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Parker, D.B. 2011. Effectiveness of a manure scraper system for odor control in tunnel-ventilated swine finisher barns. Transactions of the ASABE. 54(1):315-324.
Recovery of agricultural odors and odorous compounds from polyvinyl fluoride film bags - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Parker, D.B., Perschbacher-Buser, Z.L., Cole, N.A., Koziel, J.A. 2010. Recovery of agricultural odors and odorous compounds from polyvinyl fluoride film bags. Sensors. 10:8536-8552. DOI: 10.3390/s100908536
Energy and nutrient recovery from cattle feedlots - (Proceedings)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L., Parker, D.B., Spiehs, M.J. 2010. Energy and nutrient recovery from cattle feedlots. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. International Symposium on Air Quality and Waste Management for Agriculture, September 13-16, 2010, Dallas, Texas. 2010 CDROM.
Coal-ash as a surfacing material for feedlots to improve energy and nutrient value of manure - (Proceedings)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Spiehs, M.J., Parker, D.B. 2010. Coal-ash as a surfacing material for feedlots to improve energy and nutrient value of manure. 2010. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. International Symposium on Air Quality and Manure Management for Agriculture, September 13-16, 2010, Dallas, Texas. 2010 CDROM.
Soil-crop dynamic depth response determined from TDR of a corn silage field compared to EMI measurements - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A., Spiehs, M.J. 2010. Soil-crop dynamic depth response determined from TDR of a corn silage field compared to EMI measurements. Journal of Environmental & Engineering Geophysics. 15:185-196.
Soil conductivity and multiple linear regression for precision monitoring of beef feedlot manure and runoff - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L., Nienaber, J.A., Spiehs, M.J., Parker, D., Varel, V.H. 2010. Soil conductivity and multiple linear regression for precision monitoring of beef feedlot manure and runoff. Journal of Environmental & Engineering Geophysics. 15:175-183.
Using electromagnetic induction technology to predict volatile fatty acid, source area differences - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Varel, V.H., Lesch, S., Spiehs, M.J. 2010. Using electromagnetic induction technology to predict volatile fatty acid, source area differences. Journal of Environmental Quality. 39:1-7.
Chapter 9.5: Electromagnetic induction to manage cattle feedlot waste - (Book / Chapter)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L. 2011. Chapter 9.5: Electromagnetic induction to manage cattle feedlot waste. In: Turk, A.S., Hocaoglu, A.K., Vertiy, A.A., editors. Subsurface Sensing. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. pp. 637-640.
Subsurface Sensors to Manage Cattle Feedlot Waste     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Eigenberg, R.A., and Woodbury, B.L. 2009. Subsurface Sensors to Manage Cattle Feedlot Waste. Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society, FastTIMES 14(3):30-32.
Remote Sensing Methods for Identifying Potential Emissions from Feedlot Surfaces - (Abstract Only)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Varel, V.H., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. Remote Sensing Methods for Identifying Potential Emissions from Feedlot Surfaces. [abstract]In: Proceedings of 2009 International Annual Meetings of Agronomy Society of America, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, 1-5 Nov 2009, Pittsburgh, PA. CDROM.
Nutrient Estimation Using Subsurface Sensing Methods - (Abstract Only)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L., Nienaber, J.A., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. Nutrient Estimation Using Subsurface Sensing Methods. [abstract] In: Proceedings 2009 International Annual Meetings of Agronomy Society of America, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, 1-5 Nov 2009, Pittsburg, PA. CDROM.
A Comparison of Electromagnetic Induction Mapping to Measurements of Maximum Effluent Flow Depth for Assessing Flow Paths in Vegetative Treatment Areas - (Proceedings)
Andersen, D., Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Burns, R., Moody, L. 2009. A Comparison of Electromagnetic Induction Mapping to Measurements of Maximum Effluent Flow Depth for Assessing Flow Paths in Vegetative Treatment Areas. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural & Biological Engineers. June 21-24, 2009. Reno, NV. ASABE Paper No. 97073. St. Joseph, Mich.:ASABE.
Use of Alfalfa for Soil Phosphorus Removal Following Long-Term Manure Application - (Proceedings)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L., Ferguson, R., Nienaber, J.A., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. Use of Alfalfa for Soil Phosphorus Removal Following Long-Term Manure Application. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural & Biological Engineers. June 21-24, 2009. Reno, NV. ASABE Paper No. 96305. St. Joseph, Mich.:ASABE.
Emi-Sensor Data to Identify Areas for Potential Emissions of Volatile Fatty Acids from Feedlot Surfaces - (Proceedings)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Varel, V.H., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. EMI-Sensor Data to Identify Areas for Potential Emissions of Volatile Fatty Acids from Feedlot Surfaces. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural & Biological Engineers. June 21-24, 2009. Reno, NV. ASABE Paper No. 96161. St. Joseph, Mich.:ASABE.
Electromagnetic Induction Sensor Data to Identify Areas of Manure Accumulation on a Feedlot Surface - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodbury, B.L., Lesch, S.M., Eigenberg, R.A., Miller, D.N., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. Electromagnetic Induction Sensor Data to Identify Areas of Manure Accumulation on a Feedlot Surface. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 73(6):2068-2077.
Emi-Sensor Data to Identify Areas of Manure Accumulation on a Feedlot Surface - (Proceedings)
Woodbury, B.L., Lesch, S.M., Eigenberg, R.A., Miller, D.N., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. EMI-Sensor Data to Identify Areas of Manure Accumulation on a Feedlot Surface. In: Proceedings Expanding Horizons for Near-Surface Geophysics. 22nd Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems,Ft. Worth, TX, Mar.29-Apr. 2, 2009, p. 850-861. 2009 CDROM.
Subsurface Sensing Methods Applied to Vegetative Treatment Areas Used to Manage Cattle Feedlot Runoff - (Proceedings)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L., Nienaber, J.A., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. Subsurface Sensing Methods Applied to Vegetative Treatment Areas Used to Manage Cattle Feedlot Runoff. In: Proceedings Expanding Horizons for Near-Surface Geophysics. 22nd Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, Ft. Worth, TX, Mar. 29-Apr. 2, 2009,p.862-869. 2009 CDROM.
Effectiveness of Different Shade Materials - (Proceedings)
Eigenberg, R.A., Brown Brandl, T.M., Nienaber, J.A. 2008. Effectiveness of Different Shade Materials. In: Proceedings of the Eighth International Livestock Environment Symposium, 805-812. Iguassu Falls, Brazil.
Using EMI, Geospatial Statistics and Multi-Linear Regression for Identifying Areas of Manure Accumulation on Feedlot Surfaces - (Abstract Only)
Woodbury, B.L., Lesch, S.M., Eigenberg, R.A., Miller, D.N., Spiehs, M.J. 2008. Using EMI, Geospatial Statistics and Multi-Linear Regression for Identifying Areas of Manure Accumulation on Feedlot Surfaces. [abstract] In: Proceedings of Joint Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies, Oct. 5-9, 2008, Houston, TX. Abstract 9123840, CDROM 2008.
Nutrient Distribution within VTA Pilot Sites in Iowa and Nebraska     Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2008. Nutrient Distribution within VTA Pilot Sites in Iowa and Nebraska. Amer. Soc. of Agric. and Biol. Eng. Paper No. 083982. St. Joseph, MI:ASABE.
Development of a graphical web-based heat stress forecast for feedlot cattle     Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Eigenberg, R.A., Brown Brandl, T.M., Nienaber, J.A. 2008. Development of a graphical web-based heat stress forecast for feedlot cattle. Amer. Soc. of Agric. and Biol. Eng. Paper No. 083887. St. Joseph, MI: ASABE.
Precision Management of Cattle Feedlot Waste - (Abstract Only)
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Geospatial methods for monitoring a vegetative treatment area receiving beef feedlot runoff     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Eigenberg, R.A., Lesch, S.M., Woodbury, B.L., Nienaber, J.A. 2008. Geospatial methods for monitoring a vegetative treatment area receiving beef feedlot runoff. Journal of Environmental Quality. 37(5,Supplement):S68-S77.
Geospatial methods for monitoring alternative control technology sites - (Abstract Only)
Eigenberg, R.A., Lesch, S.M., Woodbury, B.L., Nienaber, J.A. 2007. Geospatial methods for monitoring alternative control technology sites. Meeting Abstract. Proceedings of Soil Science of America(SSSA) Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 4-8, 2007.[abstract #31324). CDROM 2007. Available:http://a-c-s.confex.com/crops/2007am/techprogram/P31324.HTM.
Geospatial methods for monitoring alternative control technology sites - (Proceedings)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L., Nienaber, J.A. 2007. Geospatial methods for monitoring alternative control technology sites. In: Proceedings of International Symposium on Air Quality and Waste Mgmt for Agriculture, Sept. 15-19, 2007, Broomfield, CO. 2007 CDROM 701P0907cd.
Spatial Nutrient Distribution of VTA Pilot Sites in Iowa - (Proceedings)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2007. Spatial Nutrient Distribution of VTA Pilot Sites in Iowa. In: Proceedings, International Symposium on Air Quality and Waste Mgmt for Agriculture, Sept. 15-19, 2007, Broomfield, CO. 2007 CDROM 701P0907cd
Comparing soil and pond ash feedlot pen surfaces for environmental management - (Other)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2007. Comparing soil and pond ash feedlot pen surfaces for environmental management. In: Proceedings of American Society of Agri Engineers Special Meetings and Conferences Papers, Jun 17-20, 2007, Minneapolis, MN. Paper no. 074070. Available: http://asae.frymulti.com/newresults.asp.
Evaluation of Geospatial Models for Estimating Nutrient Distribution in a Vegetative Treatment Area Used for Feedlot Runoff Control - (Abstract Only)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2006. Evaluation of Geospatial Models for Estimating Nutrient Distribution in a Vegetative Treatment Area Used for Feedlot Runoff Control. [abstract]. Soil Science Society of America 2006 International Meeting. CDROM 217-20.
System Design for Nmp and Npdes Permit Application for the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center - (Other)
Nienaber, J.A., Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L. 2006. System design for NMP and NPDES permit application for the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center. American Society of Agri Engineers Special Meetings and Conferences Papers.Paper No. 064055.
Use of Mlr to Estimate Nutrient Distribution at Waste Management Sites-Preliminary Report - (Other)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L., Nienaber, J.A. 2006. Use of MLR to estimate nutrient distribution at waste management sites--preliminary report. American Society of Agri Engineers Special Meetings and Conferences Papers. Paper No. 064056.
Vegetative Treatment Area Geospatial Nutrient Distribution after Eight Years of Operation - (Other)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2006. Vegetative treatment area geospatial nutrient distribution after eight years of operation. American Society of Agri Engineers Special Meetings and Conferences Papers. Paper No. 064058.
Electromagnetic Induction Soil Conductivity Measurements to Locate Nutrient Buildup on Feedlot Surfaces - (Abstract Only)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L., Nienaber, J.A. 2005. Electromagnetic induction soil conductivity measurements to locate nutrient buildup on feedlot surfaces. Meeting Abstract.2005 International Annual Meetings American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, 218, #2.
Evaluating the Spatial and Temporal Variability of Ammonia Emissions from Feedlot Surfaces Using Electromagnetic Induction - (Abstract Only)
Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2005. Evaluating the spatial and temporal variability of ammonia emissions from feedlot surfaces using electromagnetic induction. Meeting Abstract. 2005 International Annual Meetings American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, 119, #5.
Measuring the Spatial Variability of Ammonia Emission from Feedlot Surfaces As Identified by Electromagnetic Induction Methods - (Other)
Woodbury, B.L., Miller, D.N., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2005. Measuring the spatial variability of ammonia emission from feedlot surfaces as identified by electromagnetic induction methods. American Society of Agri Engineeers Special Meetings and Conferences Papers. Paper #054087.
Use of Electromagnetic Soil Surveys to Locate Areas of Nutrient Buildup - (Other)
Eigenberg, R.A., Woodbury, B.L., Nienaber, J.A. 2005. Use of electromagnetic soil surveys to locate areas of nutrient buildup. American Society of Agri Engineers Special Meetings and Conferences Papers. Paper #054084.
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