Category: Food Storage

Food Storage Lies, Myths and Tips

Food Storage Lies, Myths and Tips - Food storage is essential for survivalists, homesteaders and anyone that is preparing for the worst. But your situation can become a worst case scenario if you don't know what you are doing. There is so much information on the internet about food storage, how can you hope to figure out fact versus fiction?

The problem is that not all of these claims may be true and many things just seem flat out made up. Can certain foods really have a 25-year shelf life? Food storage is essential for survivalists, homesteaders, and anyone that …

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Turkey Jerky Vs Beef Jerky: What’s Better?

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Jerky is one of those things every prepper needs to have. Filled with protein, tasty, and easy to store transport, it’s perfect for every bugout bag and every food stash. Most people go for the beef jerky, but did you …

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Growing a Robust Pantry

Growing a Robust Pantry — There is more to having a well stocked pantry than just buying a bunch of food and putting it on a shelf. A robust pantry has a healthy mix of home canned and store bought foods. A pantry is a revolving thing and though it can take a bit to start, it's easy to maintain it!

The moment the trucks stop running to your city or town so too does the food. How will your current stock of food hold up to nourishing your family over a month? What about 4 months?  We should all be …

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Tips For Building Emergency Food Stocks

Tips For Building Emergency Food Stocks - Have you been trying to build an emergency food supply, only to turn around and use up all you worked to stock up? It can be incredibly frustration and make you feel like you're failing when that likely isn't the case at all!

Food is power. Remember that above all. The moment you are out of food in a disaster is the moment you become a prisoner to whoever has the food. That’s real.  I’m most cases we are dealing with a benevolent …

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Storing Vegetables Without A Root Cellar

Storing Vegetables Without A Root Cellar — Most people think that if you don't have a root cellar, you can't store vegetables long term. That simply isn't true! Each vegetable can be stored for longer than normal with just a few tweaks here and there, depending on which vegetables you want to store.

Once you are out of the food you are a prisoner. Just remember that. If we have reached a point where the S has truly hit the fan than things are going to get out of hand. Food is going …

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SHTF Forever Foods

SHTF Forever Foods - If you're new to food storage, this is a great way to get started. You'll immediately have a stockpile of foods that are guaranteed to be good to eat whenever you might need them. Heck, even if you don't ever need them, maybe your kids or grandkids will. They'll still be edible!

Did you know there are some foods that will literally last longer than you? Some foods need light and humidity to go bad, so as long as you keep them dry and in a cool, dark location, they can last …

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Long Term Protein: Do You Have Enough?

Long Term Protein: Do You Have Enough? - Thankfully, there are already several things that are high in protein that lends themselves to long term food storage very well. Beans, as mentioned above are a prime example. Plus, those beans are also seeds that can be planted for a victory garden later!

Protein is one of those things that everyone needs. No matter what you believe, where you live, or what culture you grew up in, you need it. When it comes to survival situations, you need even more than you do …

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Tips For Canning Tomatoes

Tips For Canning Tomatoes -- August is in full swing and there are tomatoes everywhere. If you planted a few tomato plants, you might be wondering what you can do with tour bumper crop of tomatoes

August is in full swing and there are tomatoes everywhere. If you planted a few tomato plants, you might be wondering what you can do with tour bumper crop of tomatoes.  No worries, here are just a few tips for …

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Freezing Tomatoes So You Can Enjoy Them Later

Freezing Tomatoes So You Can Enjoy Them Later -- It's tomato season and if you planted tomatoes you have lots of them ripening every day.  Maybe you have too many to eat now, so you're looking for ways to save them for later use. I personally prefer freezing tomatoes, because it's so easy!

It’s tomato season and if you planted tomatoes you have lots of them ripening every day.  Maybe you have too many to eat now, so you’re looking for ways to save them for later use. I personally prefer freezing tomatoes, …

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Massive Survival & Preparedness Printable PDF Collection

Massive Survival & Preparedness Printable PDF Collection - Print out a this massive collection of PDF files as reference for a possible SHTF scenario, and keeping it in a nice safe spot. A single printed survival manual may save you or a loved one at some future date.

Let’s say you weren’t paying attention to great sites like SHTFPreparedness.com, owned little or no books on preparedness and survival and let’s face it, wanted to learn some new skills quickly because you were caught entirely with your pants down when …

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