Use this food calculator from the Provident Living website to figure the minimum food storage amounts for your family. It is also helpful to know how long dry-pack products last, and to have an inventory tracking sheet.
It’s easy to rotate your food storage when you have some recipes .
Because it takes time to plan and learn to use traditional food storage items, here are some other food storage plans. Once a Month Cooking not only helps add to your food storage, it saves time cooking every night. There is also a “Can Plan” which suggests you plan one meal entirely from cans and other dried storable foods. Then purchase the ingredients to make 12 of these meals.