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Cheese company saves energy with centralised vacuum

A centralised vacuum system from Busch has enabled a German dairy company to reduce vacuum system energy consumption for its cheese packing facility.


Adaptable squid thrive in a changing ocean

The number of cephalopods (octopus, cuttlefish and squid) has increased in the world's oceans over the past 60 years, a University of Adelaide study has found.

Processing 26 May, 2016

Has folic acid fortification failed?

20 years of fortifying food with folic acid in the US has not reduced the incidence of birth defects to the degree expected, according to a study by Stanford University...

Food design & research 26 May, 2016

Is that package sealed correctly? Inline package seal integrity testing

A trillion film packaged articles are packed each year and now a thin-film temperature sensor will allow fast and reliable inline detection and rejection of poorly sealed...


AUSVEG CEO announces immediate retirement

AUSVEG CEO Richard Mulcahy has announced his retirement, effective immediately.

Processing 25 May, 2016

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Quantum Power biogas project

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A biogas project to be undertaken at a large Western Australian pork producer will offset 100% of...

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Food Technology Queensland 2016 — a must-attend event

Food Technology Queensland 2016 — a must-attend event

FoodTech Queensland will be a great place to find out all about the latest technologies and new developments that are crucial to the food and...

Article 21 April, 2016
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Grains exports could rise 20% by 2030

Grains exports could rise 20% by 2030

The expanding middle class in Asia could result in an increase in Australia's wheat exports income from $5.7 billion to $7 billion by 2030.

Article 21 April, 2016
Food Design and Research
You are what your mother ate: how food affects gene function

You are what your mother ate: how food affects gene function

More and more evidence is indicating that diet can affect gene function and that maternal diet can directly affect an offspring's...

Article 15 March, 2016
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