Tuesday , 20 November 2018

Heater Meals Review

Heater Meals Review MREs are the butt of most ex-military and preparedness minded people’s jokes. For a reason, the military ready to eat (MRE) meals have come down a long road from where they started in the early 60s. Here we are over 50 years later and a lot has changed …

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Mountain House, no longer 100% Freeze-Dried

Freeze-dried food is freeze-dried food, except for when it isn’t. Oregon Freeze Dry, the makers of Mountain House #10 cans and Freeze-Dried Mountain House Pouches has been in the freeze-dry industry for over 40 years. One of the few United States freeze drying facilities has recently made a fundamental shift …

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The Truth About Mylar Pouch Shelf Life

[UPDATE (Nov 2012): See our latest article on pouch freeze dried shelf life with new information on this shelf life between Freeze-Dried Mountain House Pouches and Wise Company pouches. Looks like afterall a pouch can reach can shelf life levels if high quality (thickness) and use of 02 absorber. As …

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Did You Know? Tidbits About Daily Bread

One of the reoccurring features you will see at Top Food Storage Reviews is a Did You Know segment, a variety of factoids that are usually not well known amongst consumers in the emergency preparedness industry. Today’s post is going to be about Daily Bread Food Storage, a newer food storage company …

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Tip of the Day: Look Closely at Servings

A good tip for those looking into purchasing food storage is to compare products in a way that makes it an even playing field. While the industry has grown and food companies are popping up by the hour it makes it a bit more difficult to compare since so many …

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Ova Easy Eggs Review

Ova Easy Eggs Review Great tasting eggs that store for a long periods of time have been a tough thing to come across in the emergency preparedness industry. When we heard there was a new egg powder changing that sentiment we decided to check it out. Read on for our Ova …

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Bug Out – 72 Hour Survival Kit Tips

Bug out bags and 72 hour survival kits are a must for pretty much any human being, no matter where they live. While some may not live near a fault or in a tornado prone area, it makes sense to have supplies that you can take with you if you …

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Nokero N200 Solar Light Review

[UPDATE: This product is no longer manufactured and has been discontinued. The N233 is an updated version of the same light which can be purchased at Amazon here for those interested. We will leave up this review below for anyone that is interested in learning more about this previous model]. …

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Nokero N200 Solar Light Video Review

Nokero N200 Solar Light Video Review Below is a video review of the Nokero Solar Powered Light Bulb, feel free to check it out as well as our more extensive written Nokero N200 review where we look into its performance, how it fares in the value department, as well as how …

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Freeze Dried vs Dehydrated Foods 101

There is a lot of food storage. It isn’t as simple as going to the grocery store and picking out items to eat, while you have different types of foods to chose from you also have preservation methods, namely dehydrated and freeze-dried. Moisture is a catalyst for food spoiling, that …

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