Welcome to The American Cheese Society

ACS is the leader in promoting and supporting American cheeses, providing the cheese industry with educational resources and networking opportunities, while encouraging the highest standards of cheesemaking focused on safety and sustainability.

This site offers resources, education, industry directories, and other valuable tools for cheese professionals and enthusiasts alike. Membership in the American Cheese Society is available to anyone who enjoys great cheese: we hope you’ll explore our site and consider joining our community of more than 2,300 members in the United States and beyond!

Check Out What’s New and Upcoming


head imageRegister for our upcoming webinar,”Taking Care of Yourself in a World Crisis,” May 27 at 2:00 p.m. MT. Learn more and register on the event page.

This is the first of in four-part series that will cover a variety of business and personal-development topics and are FREE and open to all, regardless of ACS membership.

Save the DateSave the date for the first ever ACS virtual conference, July 23-25.

This conference experience will be full of valuable educational and networking events and opportunities. We look forward to gathering with you this summer over the course of this two-and-a-half-day series of offerings, so mark your calendars now! More information will be posted here soon.

American Cheese Month is May!American Cheese Month is almost over. Help us and the American Cheese Education Foundation make one last push to get American cheese in as many homes as possible and support artisan cheesemakers, retailers, and more. Learn more and download marketing materials to use in your social media posts here.