Industry Resources

U.S. Regulatory Agencies & U.S. Government Agencies

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
www.usda.gov

USDA Guidelines
www.ams.usda.gov/dairy/manufmlk.pdf

Register with the FDA
www.FDAregistrar.com

FDA Inspection Guidelines
www.cfsan.fda.gov/~lrd/inspect.html

HACCP (Hazardous Analysis of Critical Control Points)
www.cfsan.fda.gov/~lrd/haccp.html

United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA)
www.fda.gov

U.S. Trade Affiliations

National Milk Producers Federation
http://www.nmpf.org/

New England Livestock Alliance
www.nelivestockalliance.org

Oldways Preservation & Exchange Trust
www.oldwayspt.org

Slow Food, USA
www.slowfoodusa.com

Raw Milk Cheesemakers Association
www.rawmilkcheese.org

Wisconsin Cheesemakers Association
www.wischeesemakersassn.org

Wisconsin Specialty Cheese Institute
www.wisspecialcheese.org

Dairy Management Inc. (American Dairy Association)
www.dairyinfo.com

International Organizations & Trade Affiliations

Alliance Pastorale (France)
www.alliancepastorale.fr

Quebec Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (Canada)
www.quebecfood.com
www.quebeciscooking.com

International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA)
www.idfa.org

The Specialist Cheesemakers Association (Great Britain)
www.specialistcheesemakers.co.uk

Short Courses, Academic Programs & Research Institutions

California Polytechnic Institute — Dairy Products Technology Center
http://www.dptc.calpoly.edu/

Washington State University – Pullman, WA
www.wsu.edu

University of Vermont — Vermont Institute of Artisan Cheese
www.uvm.edu/viac

University of Wisconsin – Madison, WI
www.wisc.edu

UC-Davis Dairy Research and Information Center
www.drinc.ucdavis.edu

Wisconsin Center For Dairy Research
www.cdr.wisc.edu

University of Wisconsin-River Falls

http://www2.uwrf.edu/afs-all/institutes/foodscience/welcome.html

Utah State University — Dairy Technology Innovation Laboratory
http://usu.edu/westcent

Trade Publications

The Cheese Reporter
www.cheesereporter.com

Cheese Market News
www.cheesemarketnews.com

Dairy Foods
www.dairyfoods.com

Culture Magazine
www.culturecheesemag.com

State Dairy Agencies & Marketing Boards

California Milk Advisory Board
www.realcaliforniacheese.com

California Dairy Research Foundation
www.cdrf.org

ILoveCheese.co.uk
www.ILoveCheese.co.uk

New England Dairy Promotion Board
www.newenglandcheese.com

Vermont Cheese Council
www.vtcheese.com

Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board
www.wisdairy.com

Other Helpful Resources

Cheese Forum
www.cheeseforum.org

American Cheese Society’s Social Network: Cheese Wire
http://americancheesesociety.ning.com/

Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE)
www.sare.org