Contributors

Lisa Humphreys

Editorial Director
U.S. Soybean Export Council

Lisa Humphreys is the Editorial Director of USSOY.org and Senior Director, Communications, for the U.S. Soybean Export Council. She is responsible for the creation and implementation of global communications carried out by 120 USSEC associates in 83 countries around the world.

Animal Feed

Soybean Meal May Boost Faster Pig Growth in Feed Rations

Lisa HumphreysNov 14, 2019

Recent work published by researchers at Kansas State University suggests that increasing the percentage of soybean meal in swine diets may result in higher-than-expected energy…

Demand

Major Shifts in the Poultry Industry Shape Future Soy Demand

Lisa HumphreysSep 30, 2019

With United Nations figures projecting a world population of more than 9.6 billion people by 2050, the pressure on food producers to keep up and…

Innovation

Broadband in Rural America: The Key to Improving Innovation, Sustainability for U.S. Soy Farmers and Their Customers

Lisa HumphreysSep 9, 2019

Technology has vastly improved the way U.S. soybean farmers work. Improving efficiency, accuracy, and technology has allowed for more precision and better quality all while…

Our Farms

U.S. Soy Growers’ Anthem

Lisa HumphreysAug 19, 2019

U.S. soy growers are business owners, scientists, weather forecasters, parents, engineers, community leaders, technologists, economists, and mechanics, to name just a few roles. Farmers rely…

Market Access

USSEC Receives Agricultural Trade Promotion Funds

Lisa HumphreysAug 15, 2019

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) announced the allocation of $12,750,000 Agricultural Trade Promotion (ATP) program funds. The newly released funds are in addition to…

SSAP

First Elevator Certifies U.S. Soy Under the SSAP-Red Program

Lisa HumphreysAug 3, 2019

By 2020, EU Member States are required to fulfill at least 20 percent of their total energy needs with renewable sources, with at least 10…