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Tag Archives: units of packaged food
Today I am on a bit of a rant. I see where some businesses are selling what is called a one-year supply. There are quite a few companies selling different packaged units, some good some bad. Today I am going to give an example of one I saw for sale on the internet. It is advertised as a one-year supply for one person. It consists of 720 food portions. The ad implies that you can get by on two portions a day. If you figure the calories in the various portions, it seems to average out to about 600 calories a day. …Read More...
Someone I know recently purchased a year’s supply of freeze dried and dehydrated foods. This made a great addition to their preparedness supplies. However, I am going to throw in a couple of warnings.
First, when they say it is a year’s supply, take a good look at how many calories they allow per day. I have seen some companies that sell units that have as little as 1000 calories per day. Now this may be ok, if you want to go on a crash diet, but I don’t. Look at what they say is a serving. Try their product.
Now I am not saying don’t buy units of food, I am saying understand what you are buying. …Read More...