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Before We Begin

Discuss industry 4.0 and food manufacturing.
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Before we begin week 2 of the course, we would love to hear your thoughts on food manufacturing technologies.

Please reflect on this weeks topic and share your thoughts in the comment section below. You might want to consider reflecting on one or more of the following questions:

  • Do you have any knowledge of food composition?
  • Do you know how food is processed?
  • Have you heard of industry 4.0?
  • Do you think automation of food manufacturing is positive or negative?
  • Would you be willing to try new and novel food ingredients and formulations?

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