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 $480 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
9 cans powdered milk $42.75 (LDS cannery)
10 lbs brown sugar $7.80 (Costco)
2 #10 cans dried fruit $10 (LDS cannery, Walmart, Honeyville)
1 lb yeast $4 (price for 2 lbs, Costco)
12 cans tuna $10.44 (Walmart)
3 #10 cans powdered milk $16.20 (LDS cannery)
3 lbs sprouting seeds $19.50 (Emergency Essentials)
5 lbs baking powder $10 (Costco)
8 48 oz jars peanut butter $43.56 (Costco)
2 #10 cans dried whole egg $80 (Walmart)**
50 lbs garbanzo beans $44 (Honeyville)
50 lbs brown rice $63 (Honeyville)
25 lbs short grain rice $25 (Winco)
**Due to this year’s avian flu, eggs are in short supply and very expensive. I cannot find anyplace that currently has powdered egg in stock. Walmart will give you the option of signing up for an in-stock alert if you wish to be notified when they hit the shelves again.
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!