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In Hot Topics there are news items to read, related to the New Zealand and international baking industry, including reviews of new research, happenings in the baking industry, trends and innovations.

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Latest News

08 July 2019
A new study published in the journal Nutrients​ has confirmed bread and cereals contain nutrients essential for health and functionality,​​ thus are a key factor in successful aging. However, many of these products have received a bad rap of...
17 May 2019
The LA Judge Award is a three-day event that takes place in May each year. Bakers who are just about to complete, or have just completed, their apprenticeship compete to win the prestigious award.Candidates are tested on practical baking skills,...
16 January 2019
University of Otago researchers have found a link between higher intakes of dietary fibre and whole grain foods and a reduction in the risk of a wide range of non-communicable diseases and their risk factors. Their series of systematic reviews and...