The Latest Guide to Chodosh in PDF

The Preliminary Guide to Chodosh 2018-2019

Download Rabbi Y. Herman’s Preliminary “Guide to Chodosh” for the beginning os the season. This publication is by Project Chodosh and Rabbi Herman, and has no affiliation with nor The Yoshon Network Inc. We report information from the Guide and offer it as a download, we do not create it.

All updates from this Guide are dated 8/30/18.

Other Resources

General Start Dates

General Start Dates for 2018-2019

The Official General Start Dates for the new season. (Updated 8/9/18)

Yoshon Cereals List

Yoshon Cereals List

Printable list of all cereals known to be Yoshon as of the revision date. It will be updated as information is available. (Updated as of 10-23-18)

Julian Date Code "Cheat Sheets"

Julian Calendar - Regular Years

Julian Calendar Cheat Sheet for Regular Years

Julian Calendar - Leap Years

Julian Calendar Cheat Sheet for Leap Years

Fillable Forms

Subscription for Printed Copies

The Form has been improved for your convenience! Download and fill out on any device, save, print and send (snail mail or fax)!

To purchase a subscription for a hard copy of the printed “Guide to Chodosh”, download and print the order form. Fill out the order form, and either fax it to Project Chodosh at 845-746-4205, or mail it to them with your check. Be sure to include your full name, address and phone number. The new one-issue subscription is: $18 for US delivery; US $20 for Canadian addresses; or US $25 for Israel and overseas destinations. Prices include mailed updates.
Note: Your order goes to Project Chodosh, NOT The Yoshon Network Inc. We only provide the service of offering the form to download for your convenience. If you do not receive your printed version of the Guide, please contact Project Chodosh at The Yoshon Network has nothing to do with copies of the printed Guide.

Donation Form to Project Chodosh

Although Project Chodosh is not affiliated with The Yoshon Network Inc., we decided to help their cause by offering a Donation Form to help support their important work. TYNI may not exist if it weren’t for their hard work. It can be filled out on any device, printed and sent (snail mail or fax). In a message to email subscribers, Rabbi Herman stated, “…Project Chodosh would appreciate donations from those who are downloading the Guide by email. This is not mandatory. Those who do not wish to make any donation should still feel free to download and use the Guide…”

The Latest Chodosh Bulletin Updates from Project Chodosh

View Chodosh Bulletin Updates in PDF Format. Download and Print for Reference. 

The latest Chodosh Bulletin Updates will be posted as they come in.

CBU - Apology from the Guide - October 16, 2018

A note from Rabbi Yoseph Herman.

CBU - Notice for Mashgichim - October 16, 2018

Deadline for Reporting by Mashgichim.

CBU - August 8, 2018

Announces the Official General Start Dates for the new season. (Updated 8/9/18)

CBU - July 23, 2018

Early Chodosh starting dates issued from the USDA.

CBU - June 5, 2018

A pre-season update on projected times.

Latest Star-K of Baltimore Yoshon Updates in PDF

We are proud to offer the Star-K's condensed list of popular products based on the Guide to Chodosh. They will be posted as they come in.

Star-K Quick Guide - September 4, 2018

We are proud to now offer the Star-K’s condensed list of popular products based on the Guide to Chodosh.

Latest COR Canadian Updates and Addendums in PDF

They will be posted as they come in. Past updates can be found in the Archives.

COR Yoshon Update #1 October 3, 2018

The first major yoshon update from COR for Canada.

COR Update on Quaker Oats September 28, 2018

An update on Quaker Oats in Canada from COR.

COR Update on Start Dates August 30, 2018

A general update on the general starting dates in Canada from COR.

Latest Updates from the MK of Canada in PDF

Download and view Updates from the MK of Montreal, Canada, in printable pdf format. These will be posted in order as they come in.

MK Yoshon Alert #1- October 23, 2018

The MK’s first major update of the season.

Latest Updates from the United Kingdom in PDF

Download and view Updates from various agencies in the UK, in printable pdf format. Since the UK has so few updates, they are combined in this section. Updates will be posted in order as they come in.

Kedassia Yoshon Update #1 - November 12, 2018

This is the first major update of the season from Kedassia, the Union of Orthodox Hebrew Congregations of The United Kingdom and Commonwealth.

MBD Update #1 - November 12, 2018

We are honored to welcome bulletin updates from the Manchester Beth Din, the Jewish Ecclesiastical Court for Manchester, England. Here is the first update of the season.

Latest UOS South African Updates and Alerts in PDF

Available for download in printable pdf files, these are posted in order as they come in.

UOS Yoshon Update #1 - November 11, 2018

First update of the season for the UOS on the 3rd of Kislev, 5779.