Contributors

Jen Del Carmen

Managing Editor
U.S. Soybean Export Council

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.

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…

Buyers

U.S. Soybean Export Council’s Partnership Essential to Taiwan Trade Mission

Jen Del CarmenMay 16, 2019

USSEC participated in the inaugural U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agribusiness Trade Mission to Taiwan, which took place April 21 to 26, 2019. Taiwan saw…

Soy Technology

Digital Transformation Trends in Agriculture

Jen Del CarmenApr 30, 2019

Forbes Magazine examines innovations that are revolutionizing crop production Digital innovation is allowing U.S. soybean farmers to be more productive, more profitable and more sustainable…

Water

Flooding Rocks Upper Midwestern United States

Jen Del CarmenMar 27, 2019

Over the past two weeks, U.S. farmers have faced a major challenge as the upper Great Plains region has endured catastrophic flooding. In parts of…

Amino Acids

Hans Stein: Digestibility of Amino Acids in U.S. Soy

Jen Del CarmenJan 19, 2019

Dr. Hans Stein, professor of animal nutrition at the University of Illinois, spoke at the 2016 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange about his case study…

Amino Acids

Hans Stein: Amino Acids Mark U.S. Soy as Superior

Jen Del CarmenJan 1, 2019

Dr. Hans Stein, professor of animal nutrition at the University of Illinois, speaks about the nutritional value of U.S. Soy. Stein details the importance of…