Food kits are complete food storage solutions designed to last anywhere from 72 hours to over 10 years for 1 person! These are scaleable from relatively 'basic' units to more complete 'deluxe' and 'ultimate' selections.
It is recommended to start out with enough food to supply 1 individual for upwards of 72 hours.
FEMA and Red Cross guidelines recommend having at least 2 weeks worth of storable food and water on hand for emergencies.
For extended duration emergencies consider moving up to a larger 1 month supply.
There are many excellent 1+ month options to choose from:
For the ultimate in food storage solutions, a complete 1 year unit is a great option, and the choice of many.1 - 4 year kits
You're off to a very good start! Consider supplementing your food storage with additional meal options and variety.
Check out our Pak Kits
Helpful tips: To compute for any size family, simply divide the kit size by the number of people:
14 day kit ÷ 2 people = 7 days for 2 people.
1 year kit (12 months) ÷ 4 people = 3 months for 4 people.
Looking for a quick emergency food storage solution for your vehicle?
Forget MRE's and canned food! Freezing and excessive heat buildup will quickly ruin these items, rendering them inedible and unsafe.
For these unique storage conditions, there is nothing better than Mainstay Emergency Rations.
Withstands Temperatures of -40° F to 300°F (-40°C to 149°C)