Managing editor, Agriculture
Ryan Standard earned a degree in English literature and history from Monmouth College, while maintaining a parallel track in economics. With a background in logistics and sales, he joined The Jacobsen in 2007 as an analyst and the editor of the Animal Fats and Feed Bulletins, and contributor to the Biodiesel Bulletin. Over the last 16 years he has built a solid, reliable network of sources to inform his industry analysis and draws upon his experience in the industry to provide timely, relevant insight to the markets. Ryan is currently the Managing Editor, Americas for Fastmarkets agriculture, where he is responsible for guiding and mentoring teams in the United States, ensuring high quality of news and pricing, and developing Fastmarkets Agriculture price coverage in the region.