I know — survival planning, gathering survival supplies, food storage — it all seems overwhelming.
Every day there are headlines in the news that "should" motivate each of us to prepare as quickly as we can.
Survival planning isn't just for "the other guy." Stuff happens to all of us. Unemployment, hurricane season, floods, storms that knock out power, and other disasters happen fairly often somewhere in the world.
Numerous articles have stated that the entire world is only 3 days away from starvation - meaning, in 3 days after a disaster there would be no more food in the stores. This has actually happened in the recent past as disasters struck New York, Japan, Indonesia and other places.
Are you ready? Because if you hear it on the 6 o'clock news, it's already too late.
Food storage guidelines - Where to start, what to store, know the shelf life of food, which foods are long term and which are short term and how to rotate them.
How can you accumulate food storage when your budget is tight or you're just starting out? I'll list 10 of my favorites and then I would love to hear your suggestions at the end of this article.
The Katadyne Vario is the latest in water purification technology with its dual-mode filtering and easy-to-use dual-action pump.
Open a #10 can of freeze dried vegetables. Since you only need a cup or so, how long will it take to eat the rest of it? How long will it last once opened?
A food storage system and small spaces storage ideas for apartment dwellers takes planning and creativity.
How to Inventory, Organize, and Rotate Food Storage Supplies: We all would love our food storage to be organized, easy to rotate, and to know exactly how much inventory we have. I know I dream of a perfectly built storage room with those expensive shelves that just let the oldest cans roll down to the front of the shelf so I know I'm rotating my foods properly.
Whether you are well into food storage or just starting out, you may be wondering about how to cook all those freeze-dried, dehydrated, bottled and canned foods and integrate them into your daily menus. You may soon realize that
The thermos is a must-have piece of food storage equipment. With a little hot water and your favorite dehydrated foods, a whole meal can be cooked right in the thermos.
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