Contributors

Jen Del Carmen

Managing Editor
USSOY.org

Jen Del Carmen is the Managing Editor of USSOY.org and a communications consultant for the U.S. Soybean Export Council. She grew up on a small farm in Northwest Indiana and currently lives in St. Louis, Missouri with her husband and their two boys. Jen loves to tell the story of the U.S. farmer.

Sustainability

Soy Suite May 2021: Talking About U.S. Soy’s Sustainability and Nutrition

Jen Del CarmenMay 18, 2021

Rabobank Executive Board Member Berry Marttin joined U.S. Soybean Export Council CEO Jim Sutter in the Soy Suite, a series of live conversations with global…

Economics

May 2021 WASDE: Soybeans are Taking the Lead

Jen Del CarmenMay 17, 2021

The May WASDE highlights a clearer picture of the overall importance of soybean oil as a feedstock to the emerging renewable diesel sector, among other…

Economics

April 2021 WASDE: Soy Inventories Maintained, but Tight

Jen Del CarmenApr 12, 2021

The U.S. Soybean Export Council hosted its exclusive World Agricultural Supply and Demand (WASDE) briefing on April 11. The WASDE is a monthly report published…

Marketplace

U.S. Soy Continues to Cultivate Relationships

Jen Del CarmenApr 2, 2021

As Mexican demand for U.S. soybeans continues to be strong, U.S. soy farmers and Mexican buyers connected during a virtual trade mission Although the past…

Animal Feed

Europe’s Feed Industry Continues to Rely on U.S. Soy

Jen Del CarmenMar 9, 2021

USSEC provides technical assistance and sustainability information to the EU feed industry, the top destination for U.S. whole soybean exports.

Our Farms

Ask a Farmer: U.S. Growers Expected to Plant Record Numbers of Soybean Acres This Year

Jen Del CarmenMar 2, 2021

Iowa farmer Tim Bardole talks about planting more soybean acres in 2021, family farming, sustainability, and leadership.