Food

  • Become Friends with Farmers and Ranchers

    You have heard quite a bit about group prepping. It is good to have people on your team when you are surviving a crisis. It is also good to have friends in high places. In a survival situation, local farmers and ranchers can be your meal ticket. They can help you stock up on fresh vegetables and meat so you will never have to worry about going hungry. Seek them out in your area. You can help them with tasks, such as building things. That will help you improv...

  • Keep a Food Storage Inventory

    If you have a lot of food in storage, it can be confusing when you want to make a meal during a crisis. You won't remember what you have or where to find it. You also won't know if something needs to be replenished if you use it before a crisis hits. You can make this all much easier by creating a list of everything you have. Simply write down all of the items that you have, along with their amounts. Update the list accordingly. Do not put the list on a comp...

  • Avoid this Food Storage Mistake

    You have probably looked over lists of the foods you should have in an emergency. After reading the lists, you have loaded up on the foods. Now, you have buckets full of the essentials, such as beans, wheat, and rice. There is only one problem. You have never cooked any of these items before. You will not magically learn how to cook various items once a disaster strikes. Instead, you need to practice ahead of time. Go through various options for cooking t...

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    Add Flavor to Your Foods

    You probably have a lot of food stored, just waiting for a disaster to strike. The question is, though, do you have spices? While regular food will provide you with the nutrients you need, spices will keep you from getting bored with your diet. It will make the food much more palpable so it will be easier to stay well fed. You should store salt, pepper, and other flavor enhancing items. You should also include some oil. Basically, if it is something that you...

  • Practice Makes Perfect With Survival Cooking

    You should have a bug out bag filled with items that you can use to cook with when disaster strikes. If you're like most people, you have put those items away and haven't given them a second thought. That is a huge mistake. Practice! You need to practice using your cooking equipment to ensure that you know what you are doing when disaster strikes. That way, you will know if your equipment works as intended or if it needs to be replaced. Y...