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    2014 UMBA Annual Convention Recap

    UMBA Your Passport To the World of BAKING In addition to the Wind, Rain and Snow, here are some of the highlights of this year’s convention as many traveled the harsh winter conditions in Minnesota, Iowa and the Dakota’s to join their colleagues and friends […]

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    2014 Convention Contest Winners

    2014 Baked Foods, Deco Cake Contest/UMBA Cake Challenge Winners Announced: CLICK HERE for Baked Foods Contest Winners CLICK HERE for Deco Cake Contest/UMBA Cake Challenge

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    2014 Hall Of Fame Inductees

    This year the UMBA proudly inducted Burt Robinson & Linda John to the hall of fame. CLICK HERE for bios and photos from the ceremony.

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    13 Reasons Why You Should Attend the 2014 UMBA Convention

    Travel into the future with a fabulous group of industry friends. Passport to the world of baking! Going where no baker has gone before.

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    2014 UMBA Convention Program

    Now available………….the 2014 UMBA Convention Program. CLICK HERE to download.

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    2016 Baked Foods Contest

    Register to attend the convention today! Click here. Brownie Platter: Bake up a tray of 6-12 brownies. Presentation, flavor, texture, execution of the product, eye appeal. There will be no weight requirement for this category. Must be completely edible. Ancient Grain Breads: Ancient grains are […]

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    Check out this year’s GREAT Hands-on Sessions!

    Saturday, February 22nd, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Butterflies in Flight – Advanced Isomalt – $150 per person Peggy Tucker, Certified Master Sugar Artist – School of Cakeology Join Peggy in learning how easy it is to work with Isomalt and create a beautiful Isomalt […]

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    Atlantic Bakery Deli Dairy Expo

    Atlantic Bakery Deli Dairy Expo ATLANTIC CITY CONVENTION CENTER SUNDAY & MONDAY-MARCH 30TH & 31ST 11 AM TO 5 PM EACH DAY GO TO WWW.ABDDE.COM CLICK ON ATTENDEE THEN CLICK ON REGISTER TO ATTEND USE TICKET # AS CODE FOR FREE ADMISSION THIS TICKET IS […]

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    The Great Purple Cupcake Project!

    What’s this all about? Conceived by three smart cupcakes at ‘The Anita Kaufmann Foundation (AKF), The Great Purple Cupcake Project is a sweet epilepsy awareness initiative supporting Purple Day (March 26th, 2014). During the week of March 26th AKF is inviting bakeries and cupcakeries across […]

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    UMBA Winter Baker Now Available

    Check out the latest version of the Upper Midwest Baker Magazine. Including complete 2014 convention information, Ultimate Cake Decorating Competition Winners, The Great Purple Cupcake Project, & much more. CLICK HERE

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