How Much Food to Stockpile Per Person

I started my emergency food storage, not knowing how much food to stockpile for each person in my family. The best way to plan for stockpiling food is to look at 1. daily calorie count requirements, for each person, 2. the nutritional value of the food, and 3. the shelf life of each food. This … Read more

Food For Shortages: Catastrophe Stockpile

Get ready for the possibility of food shortages and start stockpiling food. Worst case scenario, you save money on your food budget and have a solid hoard of food for family emergencies and other catastrophes. Keep in mind that economic collapse, hyperinflation, and currency devaluation might mean that food is available but unaffordable. It’s not … Read more

Non-Perishable Emergency Food: Grub With The Longest Shelf-life

Non-perishable foods(NPF) are the cornerstone of long-term emergency food storage. Most of the store a decade to infinity and beyond. Among them are foods that have been tried and tested for thousands of years; they are the best foods you can stockpile because they last for decades and don’t require rotation. I have 100s of … Read more

Shelf Stable Food: 193 Emergency Edibles

When I think of shelf-stable foods for emergencies like natural or man-made disasters such as tornados, hurricanes, or forest fires, the first thing that comes to mind is hearty canned food like soups, stews, fruits, vegetables, and meats. Shelf-stable food also includes any other edible that can sit in the pantry without refrigeration, ready to … Read more