Small-Scale Food Processing
A directory of equipment and methods.
This completely revised and expanded second edition is the essential reference guide for all those involved in food processing on a small- or medium-scale. Extensively illustrated , clearly laid out and easy to use. A vital reference tool for business advisers and trainers, development workers and food processing.
|Prelims (Contents, Acknowledgements, Preface )|
|1. Introduction; How to Use This Book|
|PART I: PRINCIPLES OF FOOD PRESERVATION|
|2. Food Spoilage; Methods of Food Preservation; Food Safety, Hygiene and Quality Assurance; Packaging|
|PART II: PROCESSING OF FOOD GROUPS|
|3. Fruits and Vegetables|
|4. Root Crops; Cereals and Pulses|
|5. Oil-Seeds and Nuts; Honey, Syrups and Sugar Confectionery|
|6. Meat and Fish Products; Dairy Products|
|PART III: DIRECTORY|
|7. Equipment Directory|
|8. Manufacturers Directory|
|Back Matter (Glossary, References and further reading, Index, Improvements to this book, Questionnaire)|
Peter Fellows Dr Peter Fellows is a consultant food technologist specializing in small-scale food processing. Previously he taught food technology at Oxford Brookes University, worked for Practical Action, and has held the UNESCO Chair in Post-Harvest Technology at Makerere University, Uganda. He has practical experience of assisting small-scale food processors in 20 countries and has published 33 books and 40 articles on food processing.
Sue Azam-Ali Susan Azam-Ali is Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science at the University of Notthingham.