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  1. General Food and Foraging Discussion
    I wrote this post for another message board I frequent but felt that people here could also benefit. If these items are properly packaged in 5 gallon buckets in sealed Mylar bags with O2 absorbers the following shelf lives can be applied. Once packed, they must be stored in a dry location where...
  2. General Food and Foraging Discussion
    It seems like the going rate for peanut butter is 2 years. Some people say as long as up to 5 years before the oil goes rancid. In our military rations it comes with peanut butter in small packages. I have eaten a 6 year old ration with peanut butter and it was still good. Most of the butter is...
  3. General Food and Foraging Discussion
    We just had a warehouse store go under, so I was able to get about 128+ oz of raw and unfiltered honey on a glass sealed jar and was wondering if folks had any idea on how long this would keep for LTS.
  4. General Food and Foraging Discussion
    Does anyone have any idea how long condensed milk would still be safe to use (past the expiration date)?
  5. General Food and Foraging Discussion
    Hello everyone! We are all making preparations and trying to survive. So here is my simple and honest contribution to the craziness of the prepper's life. SHOTS Ranch Pro Shop is now offering Freeze Dried Mountain House Food and Dehydrated Foods. All kinds of packages available. From one...
  6. General Food and Foraging Discussion
    If these items are properly packaged in 5 gallon buckets in sealed Mylar bags with O2 absorbers the following shelf lives can be applied. Once packed, they must be stored in a dry location where the temperature is at or below room temperature (75 degrees F; 24 degrees C) the cooler the better...
  7. General Food and Foraging Discussion
    Hi! New here, first post, greetings from the heartland of Ohio! I’m looking for information on techniques, preparation and shelf life for long term food storage at a constant temperature. I have an Excalibur food dehydrator with temp control and 8 shelves, and can really crank out food in a...
  8. General Food and Foraging Discussion
    What is the shelf life of grits if stored properly? What means can be made out of grits? Are grits fairly cheap? A good investment?
  9. General Food and Foraging Discussion
    How long does opened peanut butter last at room temperature? Does it last longer if you store it in the refrigerator instead of in the pantry?
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