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Long Term Food Items

One of the biggest concerns people have with food storage is shelf life. After all, nobody wants to dip into their emergency food supply during real honest-to-goodness disaster and find that all of their “imperishable” goods have decomposed into brown sludge.

Testing Edible Plants

Food is a pretty popular subject in the world of survival. Surprisingly, food is really not at the top of your list of needs. Despite its relatively low rank on the list of needs, it is typically at the top of most want lists. Now, just because it isn’t physically necessary, doesn’t mean food should just be ignored. It can go a long way to making a person feel better, which is just as important in a survival situation.

Yes – You ARE What You Eat

First of all, let me say here that we are not offering medical advice.  The information here is simply our opinion, based on our own research and experience.

Report: Nearly One In Five Americans Have No Money to Put Food on the Table

While economists, government officials, and mainstream media experts argue about whether a recovery is finally taking hold, the evidence on the ground provides a clear insight about where the country is headed.

Global food prices rise sharply in July: UN

Global food prices rose six percent in July after dropping for three months, largely because of a hike in the price of grains and sugar, the UN Food and Agricultural Organization said Thursday.The FAO’s Food Price Index, a monthly measure of changes in a basket of food commodities, was 12 points higher at 213 points but remains far off the record 238 points reached in February 2011, a statement said.

10 Tips to Help Guarantee You Have Food When the SHTF

Some of the most popular Web articles on emergency preparedness have to do with food. This is also a widely discussed topic in print and on forums. And it is no wonder. In today’s society eating is no longer just for sustenance. It is a social form, a source of family bonding and togetherness; and, for many, a hobby. And, with rising costs, it is a significant part of almost everyone’s household budget.

DHS Purchases Bullet Resistant Checkpoint Booths Amid Large Scale Ammo Buildup?

The Department of Homeland Security has made news in the past few weeks with the revelations that they have purchased up to 650 million rounds of .40 caliber hollow point ammunition.