Bulk storage of food staples is a hedge against disasters both natural and man-made. How-to's and discussions go here.
Latest Activity: Oct 18, 2012
Hi everyone,Just wondering if anyone here already has a year's supply, or several months? Like most Americans, I only have about a few days (!) so I guess I have some work ahead of me...Anyway, I'd…Continue
Started by Alison F. Last reply by Theresa George Aug 31, 2012.
Hi Folks:I've ordered large quantities of milk crates before for storing my home canned jars of food. Each crate holds 9 qts or liters, and I sort my food very easily this way. Since the crates…Continue
Started by Theresa George Aug 31, 2012.
Hi all, I'm thinking of purchasing some flour, oats, and other grain products in bulk. Can anyone suggest an appropriate container for storing large amounts without worrying about grain moths,…Continue
Started by Nicole Tedesco. Last reply by Nicole Tedesco Jul 7, 2011.
This is a discussion thread to continue the group organizing that we began in the first session of Stocking Up on Staples. Thanks to everyone who participated and shared their experiences. It was…Continue
Started by Katie Quinn-Jacobs. Last reply by IthacaNancy Feb 26, 2011.
saw a superpail today and got to thinking. . .Can you unseal the pail and get some of the contents out as you need it. I don't use beans very often, once or twice a month, could I get a few cups out…Continue
Started by Valerie McMartin. Last reply by Janice Oct 27, 2010.