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  1. Food and water
    Hello ladies & gents, I am planning on building up my food storage supplies soon and had a question regarding commercial bulk long term food. I have looked at several different brands including Augustun Farms and Mountain House, etc, and I want to know what is the most cost effective long term...
  2. Food and water
    So I believe as long as canned vegetables are kept in good conditions they will last way longer then the expiration date. But, would it be better to dehydrate and then seal in Mylar? Or am I thinking to hard... Thanks.
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Continued from my shelving project, I got some more can rotation systems installed, for a total of 13 racks. With those 13 racks, I should be able to store around 130 - 150 cans. On my veggie - fruit rack I have 2 free sections. Top shelf left to right: Open Open Corn - cream and whole...
  4. Food and water
    So many folks say that canned food can last veritably forever so long as it it kept in a cool dry place. I assume they are talking about canned foods from the store. But what about home canned foods? In my father in laws basement, he has many, many cans of foods that were canned by my husbands...
  5. Books, Movies & Stories
    heads up people !!! a special on monday nite.Scott and David off of youtube are being featured in this.theres a young couple growing fish and plants in an old swimming pool being featured too.looks real good .click on link here 2 clips under video tab and also pictures.hope yall enjoy and get...
  6. Food and water
    Anyone have any cost data/rules of thumb for comparable servings for fruits, vegetables, meats etc for: Fresh (in season) Fresh (out of season--imported from a foreign country) Frozen Canned Dehydrated Freeze-dried (These contains vastly different amounts of water so this information is not...
  7. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Went out to dinner with my mom tonight since we haven't had a chance to quite a while. One of the first things she said was that she had something for me. I wasn't really expecting anything and was quite surprised by the 2 cans she handed me. 24oz. of Canned Beef. These were given to her...
  8. Food and water
    Have lots of veggies & soups. Is this the best move? I can't afford freeze dried food & would prefer to stockpile foods that I will eat on a regular basis so I can cycle them out over time to keep them relatively "fresh".
  9. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Wondering if anyone has ordered the #10 cans of beans or rice or oats from Latter Day Saints? Their prices for a case (6 #10 cans) of each of the above is a lot cheaper than other sites. Also they have free shipping. Looking to get some of these basics stored and this seems to be the best...
  10. Food and water
    Which would be more useful canning garden veggies? Tomatoes, meats, etc. also. Thanks, Joe
  11. Food and water
    I'm new to canning. In fact I always wanted to do it, till a member here pushed me. This is what I canned today. 4qts of pears, 4 qts of pear sauce, and 17 pints of peach jam. What have you canned lately?
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