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  1. 1 year supply per person

    Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I could use a review and suggestions. I am setting up 1 year's worth of food per person (Adult). I calculated 2000 calories per day which leads to 730,000 calories per person, per year. I went for long term storage stuff but you should know I am also canning and growing in my BRAND NEW...
  2. Stocking for one year.. what it takes

    Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I did not write this article, but it is a great read with lots of thought put into it... Just thought I would share. *The Basics of Stocking a Retreat For One Year* By: Buckshot 24 September 2008 Remember the movie Red Dawn? Think about when Colonel Tanner said: "You think you're tough for...
  3. Rice & Beans and thangs!

    Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Like most of us here I have lots of stored white rice and dried beans. I have several variety of beans, black beans, red beans, lima beans etc. I have been experimenting with different ways to "spice" up this combination of what will no doubt be a very common SHTF meal. Adding soy sauce...
  4. FarmerChad's 2010 Garden

    Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    New to this discussion group but certainly not to gardening. Thought I would share with the group. :) Each year I try something new. I have came to the conclusion that raised beds work best for me. This year I am growing, from left to right,front to back: Pink BrandyWine Tom. Black Beans...
  5. Black Beans?

    Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Most of the time it seems when I read about beans it's about Pinto beans. I have already finsihed my stores of pinto beans but I recently cooked up some black beans and really liked them. The entire family loved them, I soaked them over night and boiled them for about 1 hours 1/2....they were...