Foods with a Long Shelf Life (and will actually get you through a disaster)

foods with long shelf life

The Red Cross and FEMA now recommend having at least a 2-week supply of food and water at home.  They recommend non-perishable foods with long shelf lives. This list of foods with long shelf lives — most of which can be found at your local supermarket — is a good place to get started. Important … Read more

Complete Guide to Mylar Bags for Food Storage

Emergency food in mylar bags

When it comes to storing your emergency food stockpile, there are a lot of different methods you can use.  However, the most popular method is sealing food in a Mylar bag. If you are new to Mylar bags, here is everything you need to know to get started – including step-by-step instructions for packing food … Read more

Best Places for Storing Your Emergency Food Stockpile

One of the big issues with getting started with emergency food storage is that food takes up space. Before you get into storing any significant amount of food, you really need to have a plan on where you will keep it.

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6 Options for Survival Food Storage Containers

emergency food storage containers

The subject of which containers are best for long-term food storage is really controversial.  The only thing that people seem to agree on is that food storage containers really matter!

If you are choosing storage containers for your survival food, the last thing you want is to find your emergency food has gone bad because of improper storage containers!

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