Anyone that spends some of their time grocery shopping will tell you that the cost of food is on the rise, and that no relief from climbing price stickers is coming soon. When there are huge demands of key staples items, like corn, or when there is a shortage, like chocolate for example, shoppers can easily see that prices go on an upward trend.
You’ve pulled out almost everything you need for your family’s favorite baked good, and then you go to the fridge and realize that you’re out of milk; or you look in the pantry and can’t find any shortening. With a well-stocked pantry from Augason Farms, you always have a Plan B that doesn’t involve going to the store for just that one item.
Between a calendar full of fun holiday activities and snowy, unpredictable weather, unexpected house guests can show up at anytime. You never know when family and friends will need a place to crash or when a blizzard can leave road conditions too dangerous. With Augason Farms, you don’t have to be worried about being caught unprepared for overnight company.
Feeling stumped about a few people on your gift list? Food storage is a great Christmas gift for anyone who is still missing a gift under the tree. People across the nation are beginning to see the importance and benefits to building stockpiles of bottled water, medical supplies and common non-perishable food items, but Augason Farms doesn’t just sell emergency food storage!
There are several advantages to having powdered milk in your food storage. First, milk powder is preserved and has a much longer shelf life than liquid milk; second, it is much easier to transport and store; and third, it is ideal for dry baking and instant mixes.
Almost everyone can agree that this year’s Presidential Election has been a rough one—regardless of who you’re voting for. Unpleasant times can sometimes give us cause to return to the basics. We’ll be spending this blog post reviewing some of the basics of emergency and disaster preparedness, as well as some of our products that can give you peace of mind.
All of our products at Augason Farms are preserved to maintain the highest quality and nutrition level. That’s why we take the time to determine which method will work best for each product—whether it’s freeze dried or dehydrated. This week, we want to talk about the process of dehydrating our food and some of the benefits to it.