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Food Storage–December 2014

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Month Eight

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Food Storage plans are intended to feed one person for one year:

Here are the year’s totals for all of the plans:

The Bare Minimum      $500 for the year, with monthly purchases averaging $40

Expanded Storage     $1870 for the year, with monthly purchases averaging $155

Gluten-Free Storage       $1017 for the year, with monthly purchases averaging $85

We hope this is helpful!

The Bare Minimum

8 cans sugar   $44  (LDS Cannery)

TOTAL $44

Expanded Storage

25 lbs white rice   $10 (Costco)

25 lbs sugar   $11 (Costco)

2 #10 cans instant potatoes   $9 (LDS Cannery)

10 lbs salt   $10 (grocery store-generic)

12 cans tuna   $10.44 (Walmart)

6 #10 cans powdered milk   $32.40 (LDS Cannery)

4 cases (12) canned fruit $60 (grocery store-generic)

1 case (12) canned vegetables   $10 (grocery store-generic)

TOTAL  $142.84

Gluten-Free Storage

60 lbs dry legumes $36 (Costco)

60 lbs sugar   $33 (Costco)

TOTAL  $69

 

Store names provided when I thought they might be helpful in keeping costs down.  If you are having a hard time finding items for the price listed, leave a comment by clicking on the link at the top of the left sidebar and I will give you my pricing info. Pricing is subject to change…as anyone shopping these days can testify!

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