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Barry McGraw

Barry McGraw

McGraw leads OSC’s research in soy biobased products, aquaculture and farm-specific critical infrastructure. What is the benefit of collaboration between industry and education? This type of collaboration benefits educators by …

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Dale Ireland

Dale Ireland

I work in research and development of corn and soybean seed treatments for the US marketplace. What is the benefit of collaboration between industry and education? There are many opinions …

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Jamie Hannen

Jamie Hannen

I develop dressings, dips, sauces, and various other products for the Retail Grocery R&D Group at Marzetti. What is the benefit of collaboration between industry and education? I …

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Matthew Stroud

Matthew Stroud

In my job, I select new corn hybrids, soybean varieties and wheat varieties to be placed in our commercial lineup. I work with research, technical teams and sales to support …

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Richard “Max” Maksimoski

Richard “Max” Maksimoski

I am the owner and sole proprietor of an R&D and new business consulting firm. What is the benefit of collaboration between industry and education? Effective collaboration between …

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Soy beautiful

Soy beautiful

What STEM equipment is used to make soy-based beauty products? Students act as lab technicians working for a cosmetic company and learn the names, functions and units of common lab and measuring equipment by generating soy-based beauty products. Students will …

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Be a food scientist

Be a food scientist

What is your protein IQ? Create a cookbook to learn Standard Operating Procedures for food safety and environmental monitoring. Test for proteins, carbohydrates, and lipids and compare plant and animal protein.

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Growing more food

Growing more food

How will we feed 9 billion people? Grow soybeans using Round-Up Ready seeds to illustrate how biotechnology can be used as a tool to increase production. Introduce students to different options for growing soybeans, investigate no-till farming …

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Can you taste the difference?

Can you taste the difference?

Can you discriminate the difference in taste between two products? When a food company is offering a new product, changing ingredients, or researching potential products, it is important for the company to know what the consumer reaction is likely to …

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Beans about water: soybeans and food science

Beans about water: soybeans and food science

What role do soybeans and soy products play in my everyday life? Are soybeans everywhere? Really? Check ingredient labels in a variety of cookies, peanut butter, soups, chips, chocolate candy, microwave popcorn and other processed snacks. Many of the foods we eat …