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10 Foods You Should NOT Store Long-Term

10 Foods You Should NOT Store Long-Term

You want to store foods that will last a long time and keep you healthy. To that end, avoid storing these 10 foods.

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The Beginner's Guide to Freeze-Dried Food

The Beginner’s Guide to Freeze-Dried Food

Freeze-drying is a dehydration process that involves freezing the food and then lowering pressure before removing the ice by sublimation.

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11 Surprising Foods You Didn't Know You Could Can

11 Surprising Foods You Didn’t Know You Could Can

Most people associate canning with the preservation of jams, jellies, soups, and fresh vegetables, but you don’t have to stop there.

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17 Canning Hacks to Save You Time and Money

17 Canning Hacks to Save You Time and Money

Canning can seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. We’ve compiled this list of canning hacks to help you preserve the harvest.

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Shortages Are Coming - Here's What To Get

Shortages Are Coming – Here’s What To Get

With the pandemic, a troubled economy, and civil unrest that is likely to continue, shortages are becoming an ordinary part of life.

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22 Foods You Can Freeze (And How To Freeze Them)

22 Foods You Can Freeze (And How To Freeze Them)

What can you do to maintain an adequate food supply, and how can you take advantage of any sales on fresh food? One answer is to utilize your freezer.

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How Long Does Canned Food Last?

How Long Does Canned Food Last?

Canned foods are great for emergency preparedness, but a big question many people ask is how long canned food lasts. That is the topic of this video.

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Top 10 Cheapest Emergency Foods

You need calories to live, so if you can find the cheapest emergency foods that also give you the most calories, you’re winning.You need calories to live, so if you can find the cheapest emergency foods that also give you the most calories, you’re winning.

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Healthy Emergency Foods To Stock Up On

Healthy Emergency Foods To Stock Up On

While there are plenty of emergency food options out there, not all of them are healthy from a nutrition standpoint. Here are some healthy options.

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35 Uses for Diatomaceous Earth

35 Uses for Diatomaceous Earth: The Miracle Mineral

Diatomaceous earth kills critters in your food and around the house, it has many health benefits, it’s cost-effective, and it’s 100% natural. #urbansurvivalsite #foodstorage #diatomaceousearth #prepared #allnatural

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Build an Emergency Food Stockpile for Under $100

For the purposes of this food stockpile list, we have chosen inexpensive, long-lasting foods that can be eaten on their own or mixed with other items. #urbansurvivalsite #foodstorage #emergencyfood #foodstockpile #survivalfood #preparedness

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How To Stockpile Food On A Tight Budget

While it is helpful to have freeze-dried foods and MRE’s on hand, for those of us on a budget, there are less expensive ways to store food for emergencies. #urbansurvivalsite #prepare #foodstorage #budget #frugal

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17 Survival Foods That Can Last A Century

While most foods will have a limited shelf-life, there are a few foods that can be safely stored for more than one hundred years. #urbansurvivalsite #survivalfood #emergencyfood #foodstorage #preparedness

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What to Do With Frozen Food During A Power Outage

What to Do With Frozen Food During A Power Outage

It’s happened to all of us. The power goes out, and we wonder about the food in the freezer. Is it safe to eat? Can you refreeze it? Well, that depends. #urbansurvivalsite #poweroutage #foodstorage #emergencysurvival #prepared

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100 Best Survival Foods At The Grocery Store

100 Best Survival Foods At The Grocery Store

Your local grocery store is filled with emergency foods, but which ones should you get? We’ll examine the best survival foods at the supermarket. #urbansurvivalsite #survivalfood #emergencyfood #survivalfoodstockpile #preparedness

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Food Expiration Dates – Rule Or Guideline?

In this article, we’ll examine the various expiration date terms, what they mean, which foods to throw out after they expire, and which ones to keep. #urbansurvivalsite #expirationdates #foodstorage #emergencyfood #prepare

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How To Easily Build a 2 Week Emergency Food Supply

If you are brand new to prepping and want to start stockpiling food, you should get two weeks of food into your pantry ASAP. #urbansurvivalsite #emergencyfood #survivalfood #foodstorage #prep

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15 Best Canned Foods To Add To Your Stockpile

If you’re new to prepping and don’t know much about food preservation, or if you’re just looking to add more variety to your food stockpile, canned foods are an excellent option. #urbansurvivalsite #foodstorage #cannedfood #foodstockpile #survivalfood

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10 Ways to Preserve Meat Without a Fridge or Freezer

Many preppers love to eat meat, but they tend to only store it in the fridge or freezer. What are they going to do for meat if the power grid goes down? #urbansurvivalsite #foodstorage #foodpreservation #meat #survive

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If I Could Only Stockpile 10 Foods…

Here’s a fun thought experiment: If you could only stockpile 10 foods, which foods would you choose? #urbansurvivalsite #foodstorage #survivalfoods #emergencyfoods #stockpile

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How To Dehydrate Food For Emergencies

How to Dehydrate Food for Emergencies

Food preservation is one of the most important skills you can have. You can use it to stock up on food for emergencies or hard times. #urbansurvivalsite #dehydrate #dehydration #foodpreservation #foodstorage

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How $5 a Week Can Get Your Family 379 Pounds of Food

In this video, The Green Prepper proves that a little money and patience can lead to a huge stockpile of food. You just have to be consistent. #urbansurvivalsite #grocerylist #grocerybudget #frugalliving #frugaltips

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