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YOSHON.COM NEWS: The Following Are Recent Updates: 

Guía de Productos “Jadash” A Brand New Spanish Version of the Guide! Updated as of 11/30/21.

MK (Montreal Kosher) Canada Update #2 as of 11/30/21.

MK (Manchester Beth Din) Updated as of 11/28/21.

Yoshon Flours List  Updated as of 11/25/21.

Star-K Quick Reference Guide as of 11/23/21. 

Below is a list of the most current Yoshon updates from the USA and around the world, as well as helpful and important Yoshon informational resources.
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(Note: If something isn’t listed as “New!” or “Current“, it may be from last season and no longer applicable. Make sure to check the “updated as of” dates.)

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Updates

Below are the most current updates for many things, and the whole season’s worth of Project Chodosh’s Bulletin Updates, and updates from kashrut agencies around the world.
See the Yoshon.com Newsletter and Alert Archives page for earlier issues in the season.

Guide to Chodosh

Preliminary Guide to Chodosh 2021-2022
Download the  “Guide to Chodosh”. This publication is by Project Chodosh and  started by Rabbi Herman Z”L, and has no affiliation with Yoshon.com nor The Yoshon Network Inc. We report information from the Guide and offer it as a download, we do not create it.
The updates from this Guide are dated 10/17/21.

Latest Chodosh Bulletin Updates from Project Chodosh

View Chodosh Bulletin Updates in PDF Format. They will be posted as they come in.

CBU – Aug 17, 2021
This Chodosh Bulletin Update has the newly released “Final” Edited Version of the Preliminary Guide to Chodosh.

Posted  10-17-21.

CBU – Oct 11, 2021
This Chodosh Bulletin Update announces the long-awaited release of the (Pre-Edited) Preliminary Guide to Chodosh.

Posted  10-11-21.

CBU – Aug 26, 2021
This double Update from Project Chodosh has their PayPal donation link, and the newly updated pasta cutoff date.

Posted  8-26-21.

CBU – Aug 24, 2021
This Chodosh Bulletin Update from Project Chodosh has an appeal from Rabbi Moshe Herman for donations. They need  an assistant.
Posted  8-24-21.
CBU – Aug 5, 2021
This Chodosh Bulletin Update from Project Chodosh announces the Wheat and Barley Update. Some products can be calculated.
Posted 8-5-21.

CBU – July 27, 2021
This Chodosh Bulletin Update from Project Chodosh announces the final oat date.
Posted on 7-27-21.

CBU – July 19, 2021 This Chodosh Bulletin Update announces the start of the oat harvest and tentative updates. Posted 7-19-21.

CBU – July 13, 2021
This Update announces the start of the chodosh harvest and tentative updates.
Posted 7-11-21.

CBU – May 24, 2021 A preliminary update for the upcoming season released May 24, 2021, but actually dated May 5, 2021.

Guía de Productos Jadash (Guide to Chodosh Products)

Guía de Productos “Jadash” 5782 We are pleased to announce that the Kolel Emet Leyaakov has published a Spanish version of the Guide to Chodosh, and it is now available for download. This is updated as of 11/30/21.

Monthly Yoshon.com Newsletter

Yoshon.com Newsletter 1 Kislev 5782 – 11-5-21
Many updates on corrections and alerts for yoshon products, updates on yoshon products from major agencies. Explanations for so much confusion this season.

Latest cRc Yoshon / Pas Yisroel List

cRc Pas Yisroel/Yoshon List 5782
The cRc’s list of Pas Yisroel and Yoshon products and establishments in Chicago, IL for 5782 in this downloadable pdf. (Updated 9/3/21)

Latest OU Yoshon / Pas Yisroel List

OU Pas Yisroel/Yoshon List 5782
Here is the OU’s list of Pas Yisroel and Yoshon items for 5782.
We have highlighted all the “Yoshon” listings in yellow on this searchable, downloadable pdf. Please note that special instructions for a company or specific products are highlighted in yellow in the right column. (Updated 8/30/21)

Latest RCC Yoshon Establishment List

RCC List of Yoshon Establishments – 5782
Here is a list of Yoshon Bakeries and Restaurants under the hashgacha of the Rabbinical Council of California.
(Updated 2021)

Latest Star-K Yoshon Lists

Here is the most recent Star-K Quick Reference Guide, and a list of local yoshon Baltimore, MD establishments.

Star-K Yoshon Quick Reference Guide 5782
Current as of November 23, 2021 for 5782 in a downloadable pdf.

Star-K Yoshon/Pas Yisroel Establishments List 5780-5781
This is the Star-K’s list of Yoshon and Pas Yisroel establishments in Baltimore, MD.
(Updated 8/24/21)

Latest COR of Canada Yoshon Updates

COR Canadian Yoshon Update #1 of 5782 (Corrected Twice)
The first Yoshon Update of the season for COR of Canada.
(Updated October 8, 2021.)
(This document version was corrected by TYNI after the COR sent out an alert with the 2 corrected year codes in red, and a shelf life on the second alert.)

Latest MK of Canada Yoshon Updates

MK Canadian Yoshon Update #2 of 5782 
The MK issued its second full Yoshon Update of the season.
(Updated  November 30, 2021)

MK Canadian Mini Yoshon Update of 5782 
The MK issued its second small Yoshon Update of the season.
(Updated  November 24, 2021)

MK Canadian Yoshon Update #1 of 5782 
The MK issued its first Yoshon Update of the season.
(Updated  October 5, 2021)

Latest Kedassia London of the UK Yoshon Updates

Kedassia Yoshon Update #2 – November 11, 2020/24 Cheshvan 5781 This is the second update of the season from Kedassia in the UK for 5781.

Latest Manchester Beth Din of the UK Yoshon Updates

Manchester Beth Din (MK) Update #1 for 5782- November 28, 2021
The First Yoshon Update from the Manchester Beth Din (MK) for 5782.

Latest UOS of South Africa Yoshon Updates

UOS Yoshon Update #1 for 5782 – November 11, 2021
UOS’s first Yoshon Update of the Season. (Updated as of 11-11-21)

Latest Kemach Products Food Corp. Yoshon Updates

Kemach Food Products Corp. Yoshon Update – October 15, 2021
This is an updated Yoshon Update from Kemach Products Food Products Corp. for 5782. They update it periodically as dates change, and we will post the most current one. (Updated 10-15-21)

Latest Lieber's Yoshon Updates

5781 Lieber’s Yoshon List – 10-29-20
Here is the current Lieber’s Yoshon List from Rabbi Weissmandl for 5781. The new list is due to come out soon.

Yoshon Resources

General Chodosh Cutoff Start Dates for 2021-2022
Printable General Start Dates for the new season. Will be updated with more dates as they come in. (Updated 10/11/21)

Yoshon Cereals List Updated 10-27-21
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 10-27-21)

Yoshon Flours List Updated 11-25-21
Printable list of all flours known to be Yoshon as of the revision date. It will be updated as information is available. (Updated as of 11-25-21)

Yoshon Beer List Updated 12-21-20 Printable list of beer brands known to be Yoshon, and those that have specific criteria such as dates, size, hashgacha or wording. (Updated as of 12-21-20)
“Always-Yoshon” Hechsherim Sheet Printable list of hechsherim that are known to be Yoshon at all times.

Julian Calendar Cheat Sheet for Regular Years

Julian Calendar Cheat Sheet for Leap Years

Fillable Forms

Subscription for Printed Copies of the Guide
This fillable form has been updated and improved! Follow these instructions: Download the form and save it to your computer. Fill it out by checking the boxes and typing in the fields. Once it has been completely filled out, you must save it again, or it will remain blank! Only after saving the completed form can you then print it out. Last, send it either by snail mail or fax to Project Chodosh, to the address/number on the form.

(For those who like the old fashioned method, it can also be printed directly and then filled out by hand.)

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.

A 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 merely provide the form to download for your convenience. If you do not receive your printed version of the Guide, please contact Project Chodosh at yherman20@gmail.com. The Yoshon Network has nothing to do with copies of the printed Guide.

Project Chodosh Donation Form
This fillable form has been updated and improved! Follow these instructions: Download the form and save it to your computer. Fill it out by checking the boxes and typing in the fields. Once it has been completely filled out, you must save it again, or it will remain blank! Only after saving the completed form can you then print it out. Last, send it either by snail mail or fax to Project Chodosh, to the address/number on the form.

(For those who like the old fashioned method, it can also be printed directly and then filled out by hand.)

Note: 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 inspirational example.

In a message to email subscribers, as Rabbi Herman zt”l once 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…”

If you want to donate through PayPal to Project Chodosh, they now have a link. See the Guide to the Guide page.

Updated As Of:
November 28, 2021