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  • Effect of Different Types of Coagulant on the Yield, Physicochemical and Sensory Properties Tau Fu Fah

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    Introduction: The soybean is a species of legume native to East Asia, widely grown for its edible bean which has numerous uses. Soybeans are an important source of vegetable oil and protein worldwide. The beans contain significant amounts of alpha-linolenic acid, omega-6 fatty acid, and the isoflavones genistein and daidzein which claim able to fight against breast cancer, prostate cancer, menopausal symptoms and heart disease (Ruiz- Larrea et al., 1997). In daily life, we take soya bean drink

  • Monsanto Corporation : An Agricultural Company

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    The Monsanto Corporation is an agricultural company that is split into four different categories: agricultural seed, vegetable seeds, weed control, and traits, technologies and partnering. They are a fortune 500 company headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 21,183 employees at over 400 facilities in 66 countries around the world. I will be focusing on the agricultural seed market of Monsanto. Monsanto top brand are DeKalb, Asgrow, Deltapine. These three are their “bread and butter” and a

  • Case Study Of Biscuit

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    Chapter-1 Introduction Biscuit is the one of the oldest bakery snack item, consumed by all age groups. It is a product with better shelf life and one of the most liked bakery product by the urban as well as rural consumers. In India biscuit industries are pegged at 3,000 crores of which the unorganized sector accounts

  • Deforestation of The Amazon Rainforest

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    of land in the Amazon rainforest (Food for Thought). Soy has been popularized in the past decade as a healthy protein substitute for the restricted diets of vegetarians and vegans. In the past 40 years, soybean production has increased by 500% (Soy Benefits). International demand for the soybean has been on the rise, and with it comes an increase in deforestation and

  • My Mother Is Diagnosed With Breast Cancer

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    Introduction In 2012 my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer, for the following year and a half I watched my mother undergo multiple surgeries, daily radiation, and a variety of other intensive treatments. Throughout the entire process I watched my mother physically and mentally deteriorate. At the time my knowledge of the disease was minimal and not only was I fearful of my mothers future, but I was also unaware of the physiological functions that would overcome my mothers body eternally. Following

  • Food Inc. Summary Essay

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    with frequent infections of the hands and fingernails, a side effect of poor sanitation standards. We then discover that it has been legal to patent life since the 1980s, and learn about the company Monsanto’s round up resistant soybean that now makes up 90% of the soybean market. Monsanto

  • Protein Essay

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    drawn increasing attention from the food and pharmaceutical industries as an alternative to animal proteins due to increased consumer concerns over the safety of animal-derived products (e.g., prion diseases) (Liu et al., 2010). Among plant proteins, soybean proteins are the

  • Vitasoy – Sparkling Soy Milk

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    VITASOY – Sparkling soy milk • Executive summary • Background of Studies • Environmental scanning • Advertising and Promotion strategies/ tactics • Conclusion • Reference • Appendices • Executive summary • Background of Studies In 1940, Vitasoy was established by Dr K.S. Lo in Hong Kong. Soya bean is the main source of protein for Chinese people for 4,000 years. Mr. Lo brought this big idea to Hong Kong market, he began to sell his Soya bean milk from delivery in fresh to customers’

  • Cancer and Soy Protein Essay example

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    are often associated with stomach and colon cancers. Things that have also been implicated are smoking, alcohol, noodles, bread and other starchy carbohydrates, ‘speed eating,’ and binge eating. It is not shocking that miso and other fermented soybean products are associated to gastrointestinal cancers

  • The World War II Disrupted Trade Routes

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    Glycine max, more commonly known as soybeans, are part of the legume family and grown in various climates. The history of the plant, production worldwide, types, nutrition information, products from soybeans, pests, beneficial insects, and diseases are important to the present day growth of soybeans. They were originally grown in Southeast Asia in around 1100 B.C. The Asian countries kept this crop to themselves until the Europeans noticed them in the early seventeen hundreds. European nations