The Latest Guide to Chodosh in PDF

The Final Guide to Chodosh 2020-2021

Download the Final “Guide to Chodosh”. This publication is by Project Chodosh and 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 1/25/21.

Other Resources

General Start Dates

General Chodosh Cutoff Start Dates for 2020-2021

Printable General Start Dates for the new season. (Updated 9/15/20)

Yoshon Cereals List

Yoshon Cereals List Updated 10-30-20

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 10-30-20)

Yoshon Flours List

Yoshon Flours List Updated 12-7-20

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 12-7-20)

Yoshon Beers List

Yoshon Beers List Updated 12-21-20

Printable list of all beers known to be Yoshon as of the revision date, and those that have specific criteria such as dates, size, hashgacha or wording. It will be updated if there are any changes. (Updated as of 12-21-20)

"Always-Yoshon" Hechsherim List

"Always-Yoshon" Hechsherim Sheet

Printable list of hechsherim that are known to be Yoshon at all times.

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 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…”

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 - July 19, 2021

This Chodosh Bulletin Update from Project Chodoshis announces the start of the chodosh oat harvest and tentative updates. Posted on 7-19-21.

CBU - July 13, 2021

This Chodosh Bulletin Update from Project Chodoshis announces the start pf the chodosh harvest and tentative updates. Posted on 7-11-21.

CBU - May 24, 2021

This Chodosh Bulletin Update is a preliminary update to the upcoming season from Project Chodosh. Released May 24, 2021, the bulletin is actually dated May 5, 2021.

CBU - January 25, 2021

This Chodosh Bulletin Update contained a download for the Final Guide to Chodosh.

CBU - January 14, 2021

This Chodosh Bulletin Update contained a download for a draft of the Final Guide to Chodosh.

CBU - September 21, 2020

This Chodosh Bulletin Update contained a download for the Preliminary Guide to Chodosh.

CBU - September 14, 2020

This Chodosh Bulletin Update contained a download for a pre-edit version of the Preliminary Guide to Chodosh.

CBU - August 27, 2020

This Chodosh Bulletin Update has all of the final grain cutoff dates.

CBU - August 17, 2020

This Chodosh Bulletin Update has most of the grain cutoff dates.

CBU - August 4, 2020

This Chodosh Bulletin Update has the oat cutoff dates.

CBU - July 14, 2020

This Chodosh Bulletin Update is on the oat harvest- July 14, 2020.

CBU - May 31, 2020

The first Chodosh Bulletin Update of the New Season is released, containing the Pre-Season Chodosh Update- June 1, 2020.

Project Chodosh Pre-Season Update - 5-31-20

The Pre-Season Chodosh Bulletin Update is released- June 1, 2020.

Latest Yoshon.com Newsletter Updates in PDF

We are proud to offer our very own newsletter featuring all things yoshon, plus special coupons, discounts or promotions every month.

Yoshon.com Newsletter Erev Rosh Chodesh Shabbat - 7-9-21

Erev Rosh Chodesh Av 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. COR Detroit update, and discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter Rosh Chodesh Tammuz - 6-11-21

Rosh Chodesh Tammuz 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. A plea for help, a Project Chodosh update, and discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter Rosh Chodesh Sivan - 5-12-21

Rosh Chodesh Sivan 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. Updates and discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter Rosh Chodesh Iyar - 4-13-21

Rosh Chodesh Iyar 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. Updates and discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter Rosh Chodesh Nisan - 3-14-21

Rosh Chodesh Nissan 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. Updates and discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter Rosh Chodesh Adar - 2-12-21

Rosh Chodesh Adar 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. Updates, alerts, and lots of discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter 1 Sh'vat 5781 - 1-14-20

Rosh Chodesh Sh’vat 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. Updates, alerts, and lots of discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter 1 Tevet 5781 - 12-16-20

Rosh Chodesh Tevet 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. Updates, alerts, and lots of discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter 1 Kislev 5781 - 11-17-20

Rosh Chodesh Kislev 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. Updates, alerts, and lots of discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter 1 Cheshvan 5781 - 10-19-20

Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan 5781 Yoshon.com Newsletter. Updates, alerts, and lots of discount coupons for various products.

Yoshon.com Newsletter 3 Tishrei 5781 - 9-21-20

First Yoshon.com Newsletter for the new year, on Tzom Gedaliah 5781. Lots of updates, recalls, and discount coupons for various products.

Latest cRc-Kosher Pas Yisroel/Yoshon Lists in PDF

We are proud to offer the cRc's list of Pas Yisroel and Yoshon products.

cRc Pas Yisroel/Yoshon List 5780

The cRc’s list of Pas Yisroel and Yoshon products and establishments in Chicago, IL for 5780 in this downloadable pdf.

Latest OU-Kosher Pas Yisroel/Yoshon Lists in PDF

We are proud to offer the OU's list of Pas Yisroel and Yoshon products. All "Yoshon" items are highlighted in this printable pdf for ease of locating them in the alphabetical list.

OU Pas Yisroel/Yoshon List 5781

Here is the OU’s list of Pas Yisroel and Yoshon items for 5781. 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.

Latest RCC Yoshon Establishment Lists in PDF

We are proud to offer the RCC's very first list of Yoshon Establishments.

RCC List of Yoshon Establishments - 5780

We are proud to offer the first complete list of Yoshon Bakeries and Restaurants under the hashgacha of the Rabbinical Council of California.

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, and local yoshon Baltimore, MD establishments. They will be posted as they come in.

Star-K Yoshon Quick Reference Guide 2021

Current as of February 23, 2021 for 5781 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 as of September 2, 2020/5780-5781 in a downloadable pdf.

Star-K Yoshon Quick Reference Guide 2020-2021

Current as of September 2, 2020 for 5780-81 in a downloadable pdf.

Latest Kemach Products Food Corp. Yoshon Updates in PDF

We are proud to now offer Yoshon updates from Kemach Products Food Corp. They will be posted as they come in.

Kemach Food Products Corp. Yoshon Update #4 - February 15, 2021

The Yoshon Update from Kemach Products Food Products Corp. updates their sheet containing the items from the Yoshon Alert they had on some of their cookies.

Kemach Food Products Corp. Yoshon Update #3 - February 9, 2021

The Third Yoshon Update from Kemach Products Food Products Corp. for 5781.

Kemach Food Products Corp. Yoshon Update #2 - November 9, 2020

The Second Yoshon Update from Kemach Products Food Products Corp. for 5781.

Kemach Food Products Corp. Yoshon Update #1 - October 22, 2020

The first Yoshon Update from Kemach Products Food Products Corp. for 5781.

Latest Lieber's Yoshon Updates in PDF

We are proud to now offer Yoshon updates from Lieber's. thanks to Rabbi Weissmandl. They will be posted as they come in.

5781 Lieber's Yoshon List - 10-29-20

Here is the current Lieber’s Yoshon List from Rabbi Weissmandl for 5781.

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 Canadian Yoshon Update #1 5781

The first yoshon update of the season for COR of Canada.

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 Canadian Yoshon Alert #3 5781 - Oct 26, 2020

The MK issued its third Yoshon Update of the season, which has corrections.

MK Canadian Yoshon Alert #2 5781 - Oct 22, 2020

The MK issued its first major Yoshon Update of the season, (after one previous alert making it “Update # 2”) which includes bakeries and establishments.

MK Canadian Yoshon Alert - August 25, 2020

The MK issued a small Yoshon Alert to stock up now.

Latest Updates from Kedassia of London in the UK

Download and view Updates from Kedassia, in printable pdf format.

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. This is mainly on Flour.

Kedassia Yoshon Update #1 - September 2020/Elul 5781

This is the first update of the season from Kedassia in the UK for 5781. This is mainly on Oats.

Latest Updates from the Manchester Beth Din (MK) of the UK

Download and view Updates from the MK, in printable pdf format.

Manchester Beth Din (MK) Update #1 for 5781- December 7, 2020

The First Yoshon Update from the Manchester Beth Din (MK) for 5781.

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 #7 for 5781 - February 3, 2021

UOS seventh Yoshon Update of the Season, on some oats, Phyllo, and pasta. (Updated as of 2-3-21)

UOS Yoshon Update #6 for 5781 - January 7, 2021

UOS sixth Yoshon Update of the Season, on some flour, Phyllo, pita, and more non-yoshon establishments. (Updated as of 1-7-21)

UOS Yoshon Alert - December 25, 2020

More UOS updates on non-yoshon establishments. (Updated as of 12-25-20)

UOS Yoshon Update #5 for 5781 - December 24, 2020

UOS fifth Yoshon Update of the Season, on more non-yoshon establishments. (Updated as of 12-24-20)

UOS Yoshon Update #4 for 5781 - December 21, 2020

UOS fourth Yoshon Update of the Season, on two non-yoshon establishments. (Updated as of 12-21-20)

UOS Yoshon Update #3 for 5781 - December 10, 2020

UOS Third Major Yoshon Update of the Season, complete with yoshon establishments. (Updated as of 12-10-20)

UOS Yoshon Update #2 for 5781 - December 1, 2020

UOS Second Major Yoshon Update of the Season, complete with yoshon establishments. (Updated as of 12-1-20)

UOS Yoshon Update #1 for 5781 - November 8, 2020

UOS First Major Yoshon Update of the Season, with a note that all establishments are yoshon at this time. (Updated as of 11-8-20)