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All About Food Storage Buckets

All About Food Storage Buckets

When it comes to storing food long term there are a few different storage options. The best method in my opinion, and that of many other food storage experts, is to store your food in buckets. Buckets have an advantage over other methods in that they can hold a lot more food. You’re not going […]

Long Term Food Storage Made Easy

Long Term Food Storage Made Easy

The majority of foods in grocery stores have a short life expectancy. Most items only last a few months to a year. Canned foods are an exception, they can last for years. Food manufacturers intentionally don’t package foods for long-term storage because it is an added expense, and most people don’t keep food around that […]

Oxygen Absorbers for Food Storage

Oxygen Absorbers for Food Storage

One of the steps in storing food long term is removing the oxygen from the container that the food is being stored in. Oxidation will ruin food, so the oxygen has to be removed somehow to keep the food from spoiling. To do this we can use oxygen absorbers, also called O2 absorbers. They come […]

Mylar Food Storage Bags

Mylar Food Storage Bags

In the 1950’s, a company called DuPoint developed a polyester film for NASA called BoPet. BoPet film is more commonly known as Mylar and NASA first used it to insulate and protect its space crafts from the heat of the sun. Today Mylar is used for a variety of things, including food storage bags, and […]