How Much Food To Store For Emergencies

The amount of food to stockpile per person depends on their age, activity level, and food preferences, but it also depends on how long you want the emergency food to last. Most of us probably have a 3 days food supply that can sustain us through an emergency, but very few have weeks or months … Read more

Store Food In Buckets and Save Money

Let’s learn how to store bulk emergency food in buckets. Inexpensive survival food prime for bucket storage may not stay inexpensive, and it may not be available if we have food shortages. There is no doubt the prices are going up, but these foods are still the cheapest way to get prepared for any family … Read more

How To Store Food In Buckets For Maximum Shelf-life

Most of my DIY food storage is in 5-gallon food-grade buckets because buckets are the cheapest, most effective way to store hundreds of pounds of dry staple food quickly and effectively. Buckets are tough, stackable, and relatively inexpensive but it is important to note, especially for preppers working on long-term food storage, that food will … Read more

Supplies to Store for Food Shortages

Food shortages occur when there is an economic downturn or an economic collapse. This type of emergency can affect the cost and availability of everything and anything. This article focuses on storing non-food supplies needed to keep a household running during a food shortage or economic downturn. If you haven’t started storing food for shortages, … Read more

15 Foods To Store for Shortages

To prepare for food shortages, store foods that don’t require refrigeration and provide a long shelf life. Because of the rising cost of fuel and world events, the cost of everything will go up in 2022. Keep in mind that fuel isn’t just for vehicles. It also goes into the manufacture of pesticides, fertilizers, and … Read more

16 Ways to Prepare For Food Shortages

When food shortages happen, they are high impact. They are usually accompanied by economic collapse and destabilization of everything else in a country; if food shortages reach starvation levels lookout. If you live in the United States and there are food shortages it is likely shortages are on a global scale. There will be nowhere … Read more

Mylar Bags For Rice Storage (high-speed bulk food containers)

TOP GEAR Mylar bags rock. There isn’t a better way for the do-it-yourself prepper to store hundreds or thousands of pounds of dry staple foods for pending doom. I’ve personally stored hundreds of pounds of dry staples using sealed Mylar bags with oxygen absorbers, and I’m still going. Below I’ll help you choose Mylar bags, … Read more

Survival Fat: 29 Foods To Store for the Apocalypse

Fat is one of the most challenging types of emergency food to store for a survival scenario or natural disaster because it has a relatively short shelf-life and it isn’t provided in a high enough quantity by staple emergency foods like dry beans, rice, and wheat. For this reason, it’s important to plan ahead so … Read more

Best Survival Protein: Aminos for the Apocalypse

There are quite a few proteins that don’t require refrigeration and have a pretty long shelf-life, so there are many excellent choices for emergency storage. Some protein-rich foods are better for short-term emergencies and some for the long-term. I personally store most of my protein in beans, white rice, rolled oats, and powdered milk. The … Read more

Best Way To Store Beans Long-term: Emergency Protein

Knowing how to store beans long-term is essential because proper storage methods can increase shelf life by decades. Dry beans are one of the top emergency foods for storage because they are shelf-stable, non-perishable, and packed with protein and nutrition. The best way to store dry beans long-term is storage in a cool, dry location … Read more