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Best Civilian MRE Reviews & Buying Guide

MRE meals, meaning Meals-Ready-To-Eat are mostly used by soldiers in the army for the purpose of consuming a full-nutritional meal while in the field. Their packaging is made from material which are capable of withstanding a range of environments, and even a parachute drop! Those meals though, aren’t necessarily used only by the Army Force. Out in the market exist civilian MREs, which can be extremely …

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How to prepare your emergency food supply

It’s never too late to prepare an emergency food supply even if you haven’t started yet. Read on to learn just how easy and simple it is.  Sometimes nature (or pandemics) may decide to throw its tantrums and crush you unexpectedly. While some people manage to survive, others get overwhelmed. The only difference between your chances of surviving and getting overpowered is how you prepare yourself.   …

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Homemade MREs

How to Make Homemade MREs

Making your own homemade MREs can not only save you a ton of money, but can also give you piece of mind that you know exactly what is in them. Come along as we discuss ways to make your own MREs at home. With the recent food shortages due to the current COVID-19 pandemic some of us werent prepared. But what if you could make your …

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Best Long-Life Foods to Buy: Prepping for a Pandemic

During the coronavirus outbreak, governments worldwide recommend that you stock up on food and other essentials. You’ll need at least a two-week supply of food and water, so there’s no need for frequent and unnecessary grocery trips, putting you and the household at risk of the virus.   But of course, you wouldn’t want to purchase food products that go bad in days. It’s best to go for …

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Best MRE Meals for Survival and Emergency Situations

Are you looking for the best MRE meals available in your pursuit to be prepared for the worst? Meals, Ready to Eat (MRE) are considered highly mobile and low-cost methods of feeding soldiers. However, they have also gained popularity amongst survivalists, preppers, and glampers. You can also find MRE meals being used as humanitarian aid. MRE meals were first introduced in the year 1975 as Department …

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15 Long Lasting Canned Foods for Survival

One of the basic needs for human is food. But some run into trouble when making their choices. So whether you are prepping for your camping, emergency, or any natural disaster, you need to be vigilant on the type of food you go for. And canned foodshttps://www.thesurvivalcorps.com/camping-food-list/ come in handy during such situations. But most people hit a snag when trying to figure out the best …

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How long is canned food good for after expiration date

How Long is Canned Food Good for After Expiration Date

Expiry dates are not something new. You must have come across different foods in stores with varied shelf life, and canned foods are not an exception. Some manufacturers may use sell-by, expiry date, or best before, which tends to confuse consumers. Nevertheless, the shelf life of these products helps buyers to determine the quantity of purchase depending on their frequency of use. But at times you …

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Storing Water

Storing Water: How to Store Water for the Long-Term

The body of a normal human being is approximately 70 percent water. The water content must be maintained within a specific range to support the bodily functions. An imbalance may happen if you lose too much fluid. Usually, you’d lose water through sweat, saliva, tears, and urination. Therefore, you’d need to replace such loses. On average, a human body will need approximately 2-4 liters (0.5 to …

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How long do MREs Last?

How long do MREs Last?

MRES can last for 3 to 5 years when stored at 80°F.  When properly refrigerated, MRES can last for up to 15 years. MRE packages are thermo stabilized to keep the food for an extended time.  However, the lifespan of your MREs can be affected by the storage temperatures. Higher storage temperatures will always shorten the lifespan, while lower storage temperatures may lengthen the lifespan. MREs …

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