[LMB] OT: survival supplies and supply breakdown

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Thu Apr 15 17:45:34 BST 2010

On 4/15/2010 10:19 AM, Claire Nollet wrote:
> I remember thinking, "why would you buy fresh meat?  The first EM pulse that
> hits, and all the power is out, and then the bombs will destroy the power
> plants.  Buy dried mac and cheese, flour, dried beans, dried fruit, canned
> stuff, etc., plus airtight plastic containers to keep the stuff in so it
> doesn't get contaminated by fallout."

Fresh meet either needs to be eaten now, fed to animals, or preserved.   
Some people have the means to preserve it.    Of course, those people 
are more likely to either already have or pick up the dried food as well.

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