Does excess N ‘burn up’ soil OM?

My recent newsletter discussed farmers needing to calibrate their N rates to their particular crop sequences, etc. But is there a legitimate concern about soil OM not building as fast if too much N is applied? We sometimes hear (especially from the more...

Calibrate Your Fertilizer Needs!

See the color differences? A tip-off something is wrong. Tissue tests soon afterwards confirmed N deficiency. When doing your N calibration, make sure you’re applying early enough so that the crop never is deficient. This crop had already lost significant yield...