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All You Wanted to Know About Cocoa & Chocolate – Free Online Manual

This is an extremely detailed manual which is interesting just to scan but presumably really valuable to the manufacturer.

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some beautiful pics from the manual

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Will Food Waste Drive New Date Labelling

The last several years have seen a marked change in the understanding of food loss across the complete food value chain which has come as a shock to many.

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Solving the problem is definitely not a simple matter as many [...]

Smaller Bakery Process and Equipment – online video

After the previous post which showed an industrial baking operation, here are a few videos that show smaller scale baking. The first is a slightly mechanised bakery that is producing standard non industrial breads.

The next video is of a small artisinal bakery – these are becoming popular where health, environment and [...]

Industrial Bread Baking – free video

This video from Grain Chain gives a good overview of how a large industrial bakery works.

Amazing Free eBook on Solar Drying Available Online

The book entitled Solar Drying: Fundamentals, Applications and Innovations is some pages long and covers a range from fundamentals to case studies.

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The following chapters are essentially stand alone books covering a range of topics.

Principles, Classification and Selection [...]

Should Sun Drying be Rejected as a Food Unit Operation

Papers describing food drying techniques normally list the obvious contamination risks of drying in the open air as a major disadvantage and and based on this dismiss its application. However, the large volumes of food that are sun dried every year and the savings in energy and capital bely this quickly reached conclusion.

Searching the [...]

Small Scale Popcorn Equipment

Here is a business that can be set up with quality equipment at an affordable cost.

This is a manual oil kettle based popping plant which can produce 55 kg/h from the two poppers. More poppers can be combined with a larger sifting and cooling table. Poppers can also be combined in automated units.

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Real Good Cheese and Dairy Information

The website of Dairy Science and Food Technology, an information and consultancy service for the food industry, provides useful and applicable information, calculators and reports which are surely of great use to the dairy processor.

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The website was established by Dr [...]

A Collection of Sorghum & Millet Information

If you need to get to know about Sorghum or Millet or want to get some of developments, this conference publication could be very useful.

Unfortunately this conference is now 10 years old so doesn’t present the very latest state of the industry, but does contain two good reviews which are always relevant and [...]

Absolute Fundamentals of Food Processing

This is a very unassuming document that came up when I searched on Food Processing Method.

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It is simply 23 pages of points which were apparently prepared for a lecture or presentation – no images no fancy transitions, just the facts.

It starts off with [...]