SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page.
What types of ready eat foods do you store in your bugout bag? You better have a nice selection of foods that are ready to eat inside your bags. You will likely be on the go and conditions are going to be less than desirable. Your foods might be the only good news of after a long day of hiking through hell. This is a very important thing to consider. Remember that bugout food is less about quality and more about calorie. These are not foods that you are going to live off of long term.
In this article you are going to see a selection of foods that will fit well in your bugout bags. Don’t forget, every bag you pack for every family member should have food to support them. That means you need quantity as well. If you can pull this off you will at least have the fuel you need for success.
Bonus: How to Make Pemmican, the Original Survival Food
Invented by the natives of North America pemmican was used by Indian scouts as well as early western explorers.
Native Americans spent a great deal of time on the go and depended on having portable, high-energy, highly nutritious, and filling foods that would last for long periods of time without refrigeration.
Pemmican is a portable, long-lasting, high-energy food. It's made of lean, dried meat that's crushed into powder and mixed with hot, rendered fat. This makes it one of the ultimate foods to have stockpiled for when SHTF or disaster strikes.
People really should avert their gaze from the modern survival thinking for just a bit and also look at how folks 150 years ago did it.
These guys were the last generation to practice basic things, for a living, that we call "survival skills" now.