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Saturday, April 28, 2012

How many pounds of food do you need?

Suggested Amounts of Basic Foods for Home Storage Per adult for one year
(From Letter from First Presidency, Jan. 20, 2002)
Grains 400 lbs
Legumes          60 lbs
Powdered Milk         16 lbs
Cooking Oil 10 quarts
Sugar or Honey         60 lbs
Salt           8 lbs
Water (2 weeks) 14 gallons
This provides 2200 calories per day and 45 grams of protein daily.

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