Improving production,
sales and quality of

New York State Cheese

The New York State Cheese Manufacturers’ Association

FOUNDED IN 1864

Our objectives are to encourage, assist, advise and aid its members in the making of New York State Cheese; to promote the sale of cheese manufactured in the State of New York; to improve and control the quality of cheese made by its members; to own and control trademarks, labels and insignia under the same corporation to be used by its members on quality cheese; and to set up standards of quality.

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Scholarship Program!

The New York State Cheese Manufacturers’ Association offers a yearly scholarship of up to $5,000. Apply today!

The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage students to explore educational programs related to dairy foods science and processing, with a focus on cheese manufacturing

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Become a Member!

Keeping pace with the constant changes in dairy technology relating to the production, processing and marketing of cheese requires the support from those who have a vested interest in our industry. Membership in the New York State Cheese Manufacturers’ Association is an effective way to keep pace with these changes and to fully realize the objectives of this great organization.

Annual Events

Spring Conference


Learn about new industry developments! Click here to see the updated information on hotel reservations and event registration.

Cheese Auction


Proceeds support educational opportunities for cheese manufacturers, promote NY State Cheese, and provide up to two scholarships for undergraduate students in Dairy Science or Food Science.

Fall Conference


Come network and be social! Please click here to see the updated information on hotel reservations and event registration.