Category Archives for Food Storage

Freeze Dried Meal Storage – Is It Worth It?

Different kind of food storage

If you go and search “food storage,” chances are you’ll get several sites trying to sell you food already packaged for the zombie apocalypse, and any other dastardly event you could think of. However, while it is easy to just buy a bunch of these meals, it’s not always the most practical or cost effective […]

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How To Make Pemmican – A DIY Guide

What is Pemmican? Pemmican is basically an energy bar made out of shredded jerky, dried fruit, and fat. These have been made historically by Native Americans and Homesteaders. Creating pemmican makes an energy source that has more calories and longer shelf life than jerky alone. Pemmican shelf life is very long, because it has very […]

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Should I Store Wheat Berries or Flour

There are pros and cons to storing wheat vs Flour, and with this article I intend to give you the information you need to make an informed decision.

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Square Foot Gardening 101

Square foot gardening is the practice of dividing the growing area into small square sections

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15 Free Root Cellar Plans DIY

Garbage Can Root Cellar

What is a Root Cellar A root cellar is an underground room or storage area used for keeping foods at a constant, cool, and low humidity environment for extended periods of time. This is much like what takes place in an underground cave. Whether the temperature at ground level is swelteringly hot or well below […]

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What Size Oxygen Absorber Do I Need?

Oxygen Absorber Chart

Want to know how many Oxygen Absorbers you need for your long term food storage. Check out our simple chart.

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How much food do I really need for 1 year

canned foods

Calculate how much food do you need to store to survive for 1 year.

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Seitan – The Other Not Meat

How to Make Seitan

Here is an inexpensive alternative to Beef & Chicken for your long term food storage.

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How to Dehydrate Onions

Dehydrating Onions

This article is first in a series where I will be discussing dehydration and how to use dehydrated foods for long term storage. We will also be featuring several video tutorials for you to follow along. This step by step tutorial will walk you through the whole process from start to finish. Dehydrating Onions for […]

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How to Make Mozzarella Cheese at Home

Mozzarella Cheese

Make fresh mozzarella at home with this quick and easy mozzarella cheese recipe using fresh milk from the farm.

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