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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.

Economics

January 2021 WASDE: Lowered Production and Yields Further Tighten Soy Balance Sheet

Jen Del CarmenJan 14, 2021

U.S. Soybean Export Council / United Soybean Board VP of Market Intelligence Mac Marshall hosted a webinar on January 12 to provide key takeaways from…

U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange

U.S. Soy: The Sustainability Solution

Jen Del CarmenDec 31, 2020

Sustainability is a key differentiator for the U.S. soy industry. During the 2020 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange & Specialty Grains Show, Janjoris Van Diepen…

Demand

U.S. Soybean Oil Fuels Market Rally for Cooking Oil

Jen Del CarmenSep 24, 2020

While it’s clear that the COVID-19 pandemic has affected every aspect of daily life around the globe from school to sports to business, the effects…

Infrastructure

U.S. Soy Details Value Chain Resiliency during Ag Talks Iowa Town Hall

Jen Del CarmenAug 11, 2020

USSEC CEO Jim Sutter took part in a virtual AgTalks town hall on July 30. He described collaboration across the ag industry during the pandemic…

Biotechnology

Six Essential Plant Breeding Questions Answered

Jen Del CarmenSep 12, 2019

Farmers rely on tools like plant breeding innovation to maintain U.S. soy’s global competitive edge, keep up with demand for sustainable soy and meet the…

Amino Acids

Asia Subcontinent is a Growing Market for U.S. Soy

Jen Del CarmenJan 1, 2020

USSEC Deputy Regional Lead – Asia Subcontinent (ASC) Vijay Anand discusses the burgeoning U.S. soy market in his region. The five countries that comprise the…