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

Can I Store Food In Just Buckets?

Food-grade buckets are an excellent way to store most foods, especially dry staples like rice, beans, and wheat. Buckets are tough, so they protect food against physical damage. They also protect food from light oxidation and moisture. Buckets are also stackable and take up less space than other storage containers. Buckets used by themselves are … 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

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

18 Places To Store Emergency Food

Finding a place to store your emergency food is one of the most complex parts of stockpiling survival food. The space you choose to store most emergency food is limited because you need temperature control. Pretty much all of these locations are an inconvenience. When you are looking for a solid place to store your … Read more

Affordable Survival Food: Beginners Guide

Affordable survival food like white rice, beans, wheat, and other dry staple food has been tried and tested over thousands of years: they are the best affordable survival food option and have the most extended shelf-life. I personally stockpile every food on this list. Some of them I don’t like, i.e. canned meat but I … Read more

Food To Stockpile For Shortages and Economic Collapse

TOP GEAR Maybe the sky is falling, and perhaps it isn’t. Still, a robust stockpile of food set aside for food shortages or economic collapse is a commodity and an added safety net for any emergency. It can also save you money by buying food in bulk. I’ve shared below enough information to get you … 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