Cade-Menun, Barbara, Ph. D.

Nutrient Cycling Scientist


Contact Information:

PO Box 1030
Swift Current, Saskatchewan S9H 3X2
Telephone: 306-778-7245
Fax: 306-778-3188
Email: barbara.cade-menun@agr.gc.ca

Areas of Expertise:

  • P cycling in soil, manure and water
  • 31P NMR spectroscopy

Current Projects:

  • Changes in P forms and concentrations in in soils of long-term rotation plots
  • Changes in P forms and concentrations in soils under different crops
  • Changes in P forms and concentrations in water from changing urbanization and land use

Affiliations:

  • Member, Pacific Regional Society of Soil Science
  • Member, Canadian Society of Soil Science
  • Member, Soil Science Society of America
  • Member, American Geophysical Union
  • Member, American Society of Limnology and Oceanography

Research Publications:

The links below lead to abstracts with access to full text.

2014

  • Abdi, D., Cade-Menun, B.J., Ziadi, N., and Parent, L.-É. (2014). "Long-term impact of tillage practices and P fertilization on soil P forms as determined by 31P-NMR spectroscopy.", Journal of Environmental Quality, 43(4), pp. 1431-1441. doi : 10.2134/jeq2013.10.0424
  • Cade-Menun, B.J. and Liu, C.W. (2014). "Solution 31P-NMR spectroscopy of soils from 2005-2013: A review of sample preparation and experimental parameters.", Soil Science Society of America Journal, 78(1), pp. 19-37. doi : 10.2136/sssaj2013.05.0187dgs
  • Dai, M., Schneider, K.E., Cade-Menun, B.J., Ferrera-Cerrato, R., and Hamel, C. (2014). "Arbuscular mycorrhiza and the phosphorus nutrition of organic crops.", in Martin, R.c. and MacRae, R. (eds.) - Managing Energy, Nutrients, and Pests in Organic Field Crops, CRC Press, Chapter 3, pp. 35-58.
  • Giles, C.D. and Cade-Menun, B.J. (2014). "Phytate in animal manure and soils : Abundance, cycling and bioavailability.", in He, Z. and Zhang, H. (eds.) - Applied Manure and Nutrient Chemistry for Sustainable Agriculture and Environment., Springer Science + Business Media, Chapter 9, pp. 163-189.
  • Giles, C.D., Cade-Menun, B.J., Liu, C.W., and Hill, J. (2014). "The short-term transport and transformation of phosphorus species in a saturated soil following poultry manure amendment and leaching.", Geoderma. doi : 10.1016/j.geoderma.2014.08.007
  • Liu, J., Yang, J.J., Liang, X.Q., Zhao, Y., Cade-Menun, B.J., and Hu, Y.F. (2014). "Molecular speciation of readily dispersible colloidal phosphorus from agricultural soils.", Soil Science Society of America Journal, 78(1), pp. 47-53. doi : 10.2136/sssaj2013.05.0159
  • Read, E.K., Ivancic, M., Hanson, P., Cade-Menun, B.J., and McMahon, K.D. (2014). "Phosphorus speciation in a eutrophic lake by 31P NMR.", Water Research, 62, pp. 229-240. doi : 10.1016/j.watres.2014.06.005
  • Tazisong, I.A., Senwo, Z.N., Cade-Menun, B.J., and He, Z.Q. (2014). "Phosphorus forms and mineralization potentials of Alabama upland cotton production soils amended with poultry litter.", in He, Z. and Zhang, H. (eds.) - Applied Manure and Nutrient Chemistry for Sustainable Agriculture and Environment., Springer Science + Business Media, Chapter 10, pp. 191-209.

2013

2011

2010

2009

Other Science Related Publications:

2013

  • Cade-Menun, B.J., McConkey, B.G., Iwaasa, A.D., and Lardner, H.A. (2013). "The effect of in-field winter bale grazing on soil nutrients in pastures in Saskatchewan.", ASA/CSSA/SSSA International annual meeting, Tampa, Florida, USA, November 3-6, 2013.
  • Ziadi, N., Bélanger, G., Grant, C.A., Cade-Menun, B.J., Lalande, R., Hamel, C., Lafond, J., Lajeunesse, J., Pageau, D., Tremblay, G.F., and Zhang, T.Q. (2013). Soil and plant phosphorus assessment and modeling in Canadian agro-ecosystems. Final report SAGES#1475. (Report)

2012

  • Fouli, Y., Cade-Menun, B.J., and Cutforth, H.W. (2012). "Freeze-thaw cycles and water content effects on infiltration rate and bulk density of three Saskatchewan soils.", 2012 Soils and Crops Workshop, Universtiy of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, March 13-14, 2012. (Presentation)

2011

  • Baker-Ismail, S., McMartin, D.W., Cade-Menun, B.J., Fouli, Y., and Wu, K. (2011). "Preliminary results of coliform monitoring at the Saskatchewan WEBs project.", 64th Annual CWRA National Conference: Our Water - Our Life - The Most Valuable Resource, St. John’s, NL, Canada, June 27-30, 2011. (Poster)
  • Cade-Menun, B.J. (2011). "Integrating terrestrial and aquatic p science: Emerging issues workshop report.", Limnology and Oceanography Bulletin, 20(2), pp. 39-40.
  • Cade-Menun, B.J., McConkey, B.G., Iwaasa, A.D., and Lardner, H.A. (2011). "Cattle winter bale-grazing in SW Saskatchewan: the SPARC research project.", Extensive cattle wintering systems workshop, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, February 8-9, 2011. (Workshop)
  • Cade-Menun, B.J., McConkey, B.G., Iwaasa, A.D., and Lardner, H.A. (2011). "Nutrient loss in snowmelt runoff from cattle winter bale-grazing in SW Saskatchewan.", 2011 ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting: Fundamental for life: soil, crop and environmental sciences, San Antonio, TX, USA, October 16-19, 2011.
  • Fouli, Y. and Cade-Menun, B.J. (2011). "Freeze-thaw cycle effects on infiltration rate and bulk density of three Saskatchewan soils.", 2011 ASA, CSSA, and SSSA International Annual Meeting: Fundamental for life: soil, crop and environmental sciences, San Antonio, TX, USA, October 16-19, 2011. (Presentation)
  • Wu, K., Fouli, Y., Perez-Valdivia, C., and Cade-Menun, B.J. (2011). "Impact of land management practices on prairie hydrology.", Canadian Land Resources Network Meeting, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, June 2011. (Poster)

2010

  • Moghaddas, E.E.Y., McColl, J.G., Edmonds, R.L., and Cade-Menun, B.J. (2010). "Decomposition and nutrient dynamics in western redcedar/hemlock and Douglas-fir/hemlock ecosystems on the western Olympic Peninsula of Washington.", General Technical Report PNW, 828, pp. 27-31.

2009

  • Cade-Menun, B.J. and James, D.C. (2009). "Characterizing phosphorus forms in Saskatchewan soils using solution 31P NMR spectroscopy.", Soils and Crops Workshop 2009, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, February 25-26, 2009. (Workshop)
  • Cade-Menun, B.J., Carter, M.R., James, D.C., and Liu, Chen (2009). "Tillage-induced stratification of soil phosphorus forms.", 2009 ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, November 1-5, 2009. (Poster)
  • Cade-Menun, B.J., Carter, M.R., James, D.C., and Liu, Chen (2009). "Tillage-induced stratification of soil phosphorus forms.", Joint Annual Meeting of the CSA-CSSS-CSAFM, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada, August 5-7, 2009. (Presentation)
  • Cade-Menun, B.J., McConkey, B.G., Iwaasa, A.D., and Lardner, B. (2009). "Nutrient concentrations and forms in runoff from cattle winter bale-grazing sites.", Great Lakes Phosphorus Forum with SERA-17 Annual Meeting, Hilton Hotel and St. Clair Centre, Windsor, ON, Canada, July 28-31, 2009. (Poster)
  • Cade-Menun, B.J., McConkey, B.G., Iwaasa, A.D., and Lardner, B. (2009). "Nutrient concentrations and forms in runoff from cattle winter bale-grazing sites.", Joint Annual Meeting of the CSA-CSSS-CSAFM, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada, August 5-7, 2009. (Presentation)
  • Giles, C.D., Cade-Menun, B.J., and Hill, J.E. (2009). "Leachate phosphorus fractionation study of poultry manure-amended Vermont soil.", 2009 ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, November 1-5, 2009. (Presentation)
  • Giles, C.D., Cade-Menun, B.J., and Hill, J.E. (2009). "Phosphorus mobility and transformation in a poultry manure-amended soil as tracked with time and depth.", 238th American Chemical Society (ACS) Fall National Meeting & Exposition, Washington, DC, USA, August 16-20, 2009. (Presentation)
  • He, Z., Honeycutt, C.W., Olk, D.C., and Cade-Menun, B.J. (2009). "Characterization of humic-bound phosphorus from corn soils by wet chemistry and solution P-31 NMR spectroscopy.", 2009 ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, November 1-5, 2009. (Poster)
  • Hill, J.E., Cade-Menun, B.J., Elimelech, M., Giles, C.D., Johnson, N., and Tyler, J. (2009). "Organic phosphorus cycling and speciation: Phytate tracking and transformation studies.", Great Lakes Phosphorus Forum with SERA-17 Annual Meeting, Hilton Hotel and St. Clair Centre, Windsor, ON, Canada, July 28-31, 2009. (Poster)
  • Johnson, N.R., Cade-Menun, B.J., and Hill, J.E. (2009). "Enzyme hydrolysis as a tool for measuring bioavailable P in dairy manure storage and treatment systems.", 2009 ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, November 1-5, 2009. (Presentation)
  • Liu, C.W., Alekseyev, V.Y., Allwardt, J.R., Bankovich, A.J., Cade-Menun, B.J., Davis, R.W., Du, L.-S., Garcia, K.C., Herschlag, D., Khosla, C., Kraut, D.A., Li, Q., Null, B., Puglisi, J.D., Sigala, P.A., Stebbins, J.F., and Varani, L. (2009). "The Diversity of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy.", in Puglisi, J.D. (ed.) - NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics. Biophysics and the Challenges of Emerging Threats, Springer, Chapter 5, pp. 65-81.
  • Smith, L.G., Watzin, M., Hill, J.E., Cade-Menun, B.J., and Druschel, G. (2009). "Nutrient speciation and mobility governed by redox changes of iron oxyhydroxide minerals controlled by sediment microorganisms in shallow, eutrophic Missisquio Bay, Lake Champlain.", 2009 Geological Society of America (GSA) Annual Meeting, Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR, USA, October 18-21, 2009. (Presentation)
  • Young, E.O., Ross, D.S., Cade-Menun, B.J., and Liu, Chen (2009). "Importance of soil organic phosphorus in surface horizons as revealed by nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and phosphatase enzymes.", 2009 ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, November 1-5, 2009. (Poster)