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How canning food prevents food poisoning
How canning food prevents food poisoning

Duration: 4:21

Farmer Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food. He visits a factory to discover why we don't get food poisoning from eating canned food.

 
How chicken kievs can be made cheaply
How chicken kievs can be made cheaply

Duration: 06:49

Jimmy Doherty makes chicken kievs using a home-made meat processing machine.

 
How chocolate is made shiny
How chocolate is made shiny

Duration: 04:28

Jimmy Doherty visits a chocolate factory to discover how they make chocolate so shiny that people can’t resist.

 
How cola is produced
How cola is produced

Duration: 8:41

Farmer Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food. He makes his own cola in a food factory he has created in his barn.

 
How cornflakes are produced
How cornflakes are produced

Duration: 7:45

Farmer Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food. He makes his own cornflakes in a food factory he has created in his barn.

 
How frozen oven chips get their crunch
How frozen oven chips get their crunch

Duration: 08:30

Jimmy Doherty makes his own oven chips using a high-powered spud gun.

 
How instant noodles are made
How instant noodles are made

Duration: 08:58

Jimmy Doherty uses a mangle and office shredder to help him work out what makes instant noodles 'instant'.

 
How is ice-cream kept soft in freezing conditions?
How is ice-cream kept soft in freezing conditions?

Duration: 5:37

Farmer Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food. He visits the biggest ice cream factory in the world to discover how ice cream is kept soft.

 
How marshmallows are made
How marshmallows are made

Duration: 07:51

Jimmy Doherty makes his own marshmallows using gelatine creating using pig skin and trotters.

 
How milk is homogenised and pasteurised
How milk is homogenised and pasteurised

Duration: 6:30

Farmer Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food by homogenising and pasteurising milk in a food factory he has created in his barn.

 
How prawn crackers are made
How prawn crackers are made

Duration: 431

Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food. He makes his own prawn crackers in a food factory he has created in his barn.

 
How pre-cooked rice is made safe to eat
How pre-cooked rice is made safe to eat

Duration: 04:42

Jimmy Doherty finds out how a rice factory can guarantee their pre-cooked rice is safe to eat and bacteria free.

 
How processed cheese is produced
How processed cheese is produced

Duration: 6:25

Farmer Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food by making his own processed cheese in a food factory he has created in his barn.

 
How puffed rice is produced
How puffed rice is produced

Duration: 07:23

Jimmy Doherty makes breakfast go with a bang, using a specially built cannon to create puffed rice cereal.

 
How salad leaves are prepared for supermarkets
How salad leaves are prepared for supermarkets

Duration: 6:28

Farmer Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food by visiting a salad producer to discover how they ensure there are no insects in our bags of salad.

 
How square ham is produced
How square ham is produced

Duration: 7:27

Farmer Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food by making his own square ham in a food factory he has created in his barn.

 
How sugar is refined
How sugar is refined

Duration: 3:37

Farmer Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food by visiting a sugar refinery to discover how we get pure white sugar from a root vegetable sugar beet.

 
How yoghurt is made
How yoghurt is made

Duration: 04:53

Jimmy Doherty visits a factory to see how yoghurt is produced and flavoured.

 
Inside a frozen pizza factory
Inside a frozen pizza factory

Duration: 03:03

A tour of a frozen pizza factory demonstrates how this popular convenience food is made.

 
Is chewing gum a food?
Is chewing gum a food?

Duration: 07:15

Jimmy Doherty has one of the most bizarre lists of ingredients ever as he tries to make his own chewing gum.

 
Is your beansprout safe to eat?
Is your beansprout safe to eat?

Duration: 04:42

A beansprout scientist ensures the beansprout is safe to eat.

 
Manufacturing chocolate mini rolls
Manufacturing chocolate mini rolls

Duration: 04:32

Jimmy Doherty visits a chocolate mini roll factory to discover how they roll them without cracks.

 
Mass production of chocolate Easter eggs
Mass production of chocolate Easter eggs

Duration: 02:12

A tour of the Cadbury's factory in Bournville, Birmingham, as Easter eggs roll off the production line.

 
Peanuts: From farm to packet
Peanuts: From farm to packet

Duration: 04:25

Jimmy Doherty visits a peanut factory and finds out how to stop imposters ending up in packets of peanuts.

 
Producing low fat mayonnaise
Producing low fat mayonnaise

Duration: 08:30

Jimmy Doherty makes his own low fat mayonnaise. He fakes the fat with the help of some rotting cabbages and slime.

 
Quality control of bottled drinks
Quality control of bottled drinks

Duration: 02:16

At a production factory for bottled soft drinks, a variety of quality control tests are carried out.

 
Reduced use of pesticides for growing raspberries
Reduced use of pesticides for growing raspberries

Duration: 290

Farmer Jimmy Doherty meets a raspberry grower who wants to reduce the amount of pesticide he uses.

 
What is apple juice concentrate?
What is apple juice concentrate?

Duration: 07:21

Jimmy Doherty finds out the difference between freshly squeezed apple juice and juice made from concentrate.

 
Why cucumbers are straight
Why cucumbers are straight

Duration: 04:14

Jimmy Doherty reveals the secrets behind supermarket food, he visits a huge greenhouse to find out why the cucumbers sold in the supermarket are always perfectly straight.

 
Why keep broccoli chilled?
Why keep broccoli chilled?

Duration: 03:27

Farmer Jimmy Doherty find out why temperature plays such an important role in increasing the shelf life of broccoli.

 

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