Ever wonder how many pounds are in a 5 gallon bucket of rice? Knowing how many cans or buckets to buy of a given food storage item can be confusing. Often, food storage calculators recommend so many pounds per person of different foods, but those same foods are usually sold in gallons and cans, not by the pound. Read here and use the included printable to learn how many pounds of some common food storage items are inside the containers in which they are normally sold.
LDS Home Storage Centers are a excellent resource for anyone interested in building a quality, cost efficient food storage. I had the wonderful opportunity to get some of your most frequently asked questions about these centers answered by the LDS church. Read this interview to learn more about what’s available to purchase, how to purchase food from the LDS Home Storage Centers, and more!