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by Stonecarver
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Latest product best by dates
Replies: 5
Views: 1640

Re: Latest product best by dates

Haven't heard of such a site,but you are better of just looking yourself at the back of the shelf. Usually stuff newer stuff there. That is what I do at stores I go to. Not one for online shopping of groceries. Have to depend on pickers, usually just take from front of shelf
by Stonecarver
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Feeding the masses
Replies: 84
Views: 10291

Re: Feeding the masses

Curry reserve! I just happen to have half a teaspoon of turmeric in my porridge every morning :) Used to love corned beef as a teenager though. Yum. Corned beef in your porridge????? :o :lol: :lol: :lol: Er, no :mrgreen: My porridge has pumpkin seeds, linseed, peanut butter, ashwagandha and honey o...
by Stonecarver
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Feeding the masses
Replies: 84
Views: 10291

Re: Feeding the masses

The original Strategic Reserve consisted mainly of flour,sugar,corned beef and fats and oil. There was apparently a supply of high energy biscuits too,made in the 60's! It was all sold off in 1991.So as we have discussed before,the reserves are on the shop shelves or in the back of lorries. I don't...
by Stonecarver
Sun Jul 28, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Feeding the masses
Replies: 84
Views: 10291

Re: Feeding the masses

Just for the record tha EPGLA ministry stew recipe would give about 120 servings but the calorie value is much less than 1200 kCal. ( By the way what is commonly known as the calorie in common use is actually a kilocalorie or kcal. I have a friend who is a dietitian who would kill me if I got this ...
by Stonecarver
Sat Jul 27, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: First proper harvest
Replies: 4
Views: 1539

Re: First proper harvest

You can hoard all the food you want but eventually it will run out. Being able to grow food and tender animals is only prep that really matters
by Stonecarver
Fri Jul 26, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Feeding the masses
Replies: 84
Views: 10291

Re: Feeding the masses

Any idea if all those land consuming crops ie wheat or corn can be grown in vertical farms? We really need to get much much smarter about food. Singapore should be copied all over world in my opinion in their food tech
by Stonecarver
Sun Jul 21, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 784
Views: 74222

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

Hmm apparently quote didnt work. Last question aimed at Yorkshire Andy
by Stonecarver
Sun Jul 21, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 784
Views: 74222

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

Have you tried the smoke hoods? Do they restrict your vision and hearing much. Plus how easy are they to put on?