Baking Industry Research Trust
BIRT is all about baking. BIRT brings you up-to-date news and information about activities and research happening within the New Zealand baking industry. BIRT is the New Zealand Baking Industry Research Trust. Baking is fun, rewarding, and exciting, and BIRT is happy to be able to share this with you.Read More >
Nominations Invited for 2016 Young Bread Baker of the Year Award
The “Young Bread Baker of the Year” is an award presented annually by the NZ Association of Bakers for the best newly or nearly qualified bread baker in New Zealand.The 2016 competition will be held in Auckland on 16th and 17th Novmeber.Read More >
Folic Acid Fortification of Bread
New Zealand Association of Bakers Code of Practice for Voluntary Folic Acid Fortification of Bread and the list of Folic Acid Fortified Breads available.Read More >
Nutritional Properties of Bread
Read about the importance of bread as a part of your everyday eating plan. Bread supplies important nutrients required by the body, such as, carbohydrates, fibre, vitamins and minerals.Read More >
Science & Technology Fairs 2016
Each year the Baking Industry Research Trust sponsors the Baking prize at Science & Technology Fairs throughout New Zealand for the project which involves the best use of flour and bakery products. Click the link to view the 2016 winners of the baking prizeRead More >
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