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Supplies You Need For Safe And Effective Long Term Food Storage

Published on November 19, 2010 By The Success Fisherman

With the right techniques you can store your own food and make it last for years. Would you like to learn the secrets of safe and effective long term food storage from people who’ve learned by experience how to do it the right way? Get started right now with our free guide entitled “The Supplies […]

Oxygen Absorber Use in Long Term Food Storage

Published on October 27, 2010 By The Success Fisherman

Shelf life can be increased by removal of oxygen from storage containers. In a previous post, we looked at the use of the food sealer vacuum to accomplish this, but it may not always be practical or feasible to do this. Five or Six gallon sealable buckets are a relatively inexpensive way to store foods, […]

Long Term Food Storage – Pests

Published on October 27, 2010 By The Success Fisherman

Pests can be a real problem when it comes to long term food storage. Many people do not realize what a challenge pests are in the food supply business. Between the time of harvest and reaching your dinner table, more than 20% of food in the US is destroyed by pests. In third world countries […]

Long Term Food Storage – Food Dryer

Published on October 27, 2010 By The Success Fisherman

Many consider food drying to be the oldest method of long term food storage. It can be done very simply and offers the benefit of of taking up less space than canned or frozen foods. While you can simply dry foods in the sun (if the humidity is suitable), in this post we’ll consider the […]

Long Term Food Storage – Air Tight Containers

Published on October 26, 2010 By The Success Fisherman

Successful long term food storage requires packaging that is air tight. One method for acheiving this is the use of plastic buckets with gasket lids. You can obtain these at reasonable prices from Walton Feed. Buckets work very well because they can be stacked, and foods can be stored in amounts that aren’t too heavy […]

Canning Recipe – Home Made Applesauce

Published on October 26, 2010 By The Success Fisherman

Canning continues to be a popular and effective method for long term food storage. Making home made applesauce is a simple way to prepare apples for canning. Here is a simple applesauce recipe including instructions for canning. (Important, CLICK HERE to read a general canning recipe which explains how to prepare your glass jars and […]

Food Sealer Vacuum – Part II

Published on October 26, 2010 By The Success Fisherman

This post picks up from my last one in which I referred to the use of a Food Sealer Vacuum for long term food storage. We use a Food Saver sealer. It does work well, but special care is needed for foods that are hard or have sharp edges. Also, as mentioned in the previous […]

Food Sealer Vacuum

Published on October 26, 2010 By The Success Fisherman

An excellent method of food storage involves the use of food sealer vacuum technology. This involves some special equipment which creates the vacuum and seals the packaging. The better systems allow you to choose between soft plastic (like plastic bags), or harder clear plastic canisters with vacuum seal lids. In the latter case, the equipment […]

Dog Food Storage Container

Published on October 25, 2010 By The Success Fisherman

So far, all of our posts have addressed long term food storage for people. In this article we’re going to shift gears a little bit and turn to the subject of pets – specifically dogs. Their are numerous advantages to be gained by using a dog food storage container. – Keeps dog food fresh – […]