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ASA’s WISHH details successes in soy trade with Africa

In conjunction with this week’s Africa Summit, in which leaders from 51 African nations gathered in Washington to discuss the continent’s economic advancement potential, representatives from the American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health program (WISHH) met with key officials to detail the successful work of the …

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ASA/WISHH in Washington, D.C. Meetings on Africa

The American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (ASA/WISHH) Executive Director Jim Hershey was in Washington, DC for meetings about trade and market development in Sub-Saharan Africa. President Obama, Secretary Vilsak and other U.S. government leaders stress the importance of increased business engagement with Sub-Saharan Africa. Once …

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ASA/WISHH Program Consultant Travels to Ghana and Cote d’ Ivoire

This week, the American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (ASA/WISHH) program consultant Tim Cummings traveled to Ghana and Cote d’ Ivoire to meet with local partners concerning market development opportunities within each country. In Ghana, Cummings met with multiple private sector partners, including Seaboard, a Kansas …

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ASA/WISHH Hosts Seminar in Guatemala

This month, with funding from USDA’s FMD program, the American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health program (ASA/WISHH) hosted a seminar in Guatemala titled, “Functional Properties of Soy in Food Applications and Processing Soy Protein into Meat, Analogue Using Extrusion Technology.” Dr. Mian Riaz led the course …

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