Cheap Food for Storage (65+Examples)

#10 cans and Mylar bags of food

This is a list of foods you can stockpile for emergencies like inflation, economic downturn, or job loss. When I say cheap eats, that is kind of tongue-in-cheek. As I write this article, the cost of all food is on the rise and probably will be for the foreseeable future. If you have the ability, … Read more

18 Foods For The Survival Bunker

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You want to stuff your bunker with these foods because they have a long storage life and are inexpensive. Not all of these foods last forever, but most have a decent shelf-life or are the best in class. I’m storing all of these foods for emergencies, but the bulk of my food storage relies heavily … Read more

How Much Food To Store For Emergencies

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The amount of food to stockpile per person depends on 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 of … Read more

Eight Types of Survival Food For The Apocalypse

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The best survival foods are shelf-stable, meaning they don’t need refrigeration and have a long shelf-life. Different types of survival food are better for specific survival scenarios. The ideal food for a go-pack or bugout bag differs from emergency food for staying put during an emergency. When determining what survival food to buy, consider the … Read more

Supplies to Store for Food Shortages

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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

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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 manufacturing pesticides, fertilizers, and food packaging. … Read more

Survival Fat: 29 Foods To Store for the Apocalypse

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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 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 to … Read more

Canned Protein:28 Examples For the Apocalypse

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One of the best protein sources you can store during a short-term event is canned protein because it’s ready to eat and doesn’t require refrigeration before opening. Electric power shuts down in many emergency or survival situations, so no refrigeration exists. Canned foods are the perfect survival food under these conditions. Let’s look at some … Read more

Emergency Protein: Top 19 High Protein Survival Foods

survival foods high in protein

Protein is one of the food types you’ll want to store for long and short-term emergencies. The bulk of my protein supply is dry staples like dry beans, wheat berries, rolled oats, and white rice. I also store freeze-dried and canned proteins for short-term emergencies because they are ready to eat and shelf-stable. Plan to … Read more

Best Emergency Food: Cheap to Expensive

When you first start prepping, choosing the best food for a particular emergency or survival situation can be a little challenging. Following is a basic rundown of the best emergency food to fit a specific emergency. The bulk of my survival food stash is dry staples that I’ve packaged myself, but there are good reasons … Read more