How Much Food For A Year: Proven Dry Staples

Store food for a year. Store a lot of food. Don’t worry about guns, beans, or bullets until you have long-term emergency food in order. As I write this, there are 9 million people in Venezuela that are food insecure or malnourished, and according to, Venezuela is on the brink of famine. How Much … Read more

Storing Rice In Mylar For Long Term Storage

Using Mylar for storing polished rice long-term is hands down the best method of keeping rice for a maximum thirty-year shelf-life. I say this from the point of view of a person who does their own long-term emergency food storage. Professionally packaged rice in #10 cans is also an excellent method of storing rice long-term. … Read more

How Long Do Beans Last: 16 Top-tier Survival Beans

Dry beans are a core survival and emergency food because of their nutritional value and long shelf-life. When combined with a complimentary food like white rice, another survival food legend, they provide all nine essential amino acids to make a complete protein. Store beans correctly, and they will outlast you. How Long Do Beans Last? … Read more

How To Store Rice In Long Term Storage: By the Numbers

Rice is essential survival or emergency food for long-term storage, and it’s cheap, filling, readily available. It works as a hearty base food for meat, beans, vegetables, and garden produce, and it can be eaten by itself in a pinch. In this article, oxygen-free storage that uses Mylar bags, food-grade buckets, and oxygen absorbers for … Read more

Cheap Survival Food For The Cataclysm

The cheapest, longest-lived DIY Foods for when a post-apocalyptic event strikes are dry staple foods stored in oxygen-free containers. Some of these top-notch survival foods will last 30 years in excellent, dry storage. Our ancestors survived on dry staples, and you can survive on them too. What is Cheap Survival Food? Cheap Survival Food is … Read more

What Would Societal Collapse Look Like: End Game

Typically societal collapse is a long slow decline, but there are exceptions to this. For instance, warfare, drought, large-scale natural disasters, totalitarianism, lack of personal freedom, or terrorism can quickly bring on societal collapse. The main reason I say this is because a majority of the people in the western world provide for themselves by … Read more

Realistic Societal Collapse Scenarios

You can’t get more realistic Societal Collapse Scenarios than the ones listed below. Why? Because they are real scenarios. The examples aren’t the zombie apocalypse, but they might as well be when you look at the death tolls from war, famine, disease, genocide, and poor living conditions. Because my writing leans towards survival and emergency … Read more

Storing Wheat To Outlast You

In the United States, Wheat stored for long-term storage is wheat berries, wheat kernels with the husk removed. Removing the husk also removes fats, lipids, and oils that reduce shelf-life. I’ve used hard white Wheat to make homemade bread and pasta, but it has many more uses than that. Removing the husk doesn’t detract from … Read more

Store Bulk Beans Like a Rockstar

Beans are among the best foods you can store in bulk to build up a massive stockpile of emergency food for long-term national disasters, civil unrest, and family emergencies. I have over 200 pounds of pinto and black beans stored in my pantry. After a lot of research, I found the easiest and most effective … 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