Augason Farms Emergency Food & Water Storage Family Kit (1 year, 5 people)
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About this item
- Enough for 2 adults and 3 children
- 28,947 total servings
- 498 - #10 sized cans
- 1 - 12 day emergency pail
- 4 - 55 gallon water storage barrels
Augason Farms has made it very easy for you to protect your entire family. We have taken the basics and the favorites from our emergency food storage kits and put them together with enough calories and servings to feed a family of 2 adults and 3 children for one full year. Everything you will need to create great-tasting meals for your family either in an emergency situation or using the product everyday.
The Family Kit with 76 different items ensures a broad selection of foods to choose from. With a shelf life of up to 30 years, it is ideal for long-term storage with plentiful amounts of our finest items for breakfasts, main dishes, desserts, entrées, bakery items and even snacks—enough to feed your family of 5 for one year. These products are so good and easy to prepare – you will want to break into your supply and use them everyday.
Plus we are including a 72-hour Emergency Grab n Go Food Storage Pail with your kit. This is the perfect size to keep in your car, truck or RV, just in case!
Having plenty of water is a necessity in any emergency situation. Not only do you need water to drink, and for sanitary purposes, but you will also need water to re-hydrate and cook your meals. In the Family Kit we have included 4 of the 55-gallon Water Storage Kits. The 55-gallon water barrel is a durable container designed for closed water storage. The siphon hose is easy to use and will transfer up to five gallons of liquid per minute. The included Aquamira liquid water treatment drops are ideal for water storage treatment (up to 30 gallons each), and are effective on bacteria, viruses and cysts. No unpleasant aftertaste and meets stringent EPA guidelines.
Family owned and operated since 1972, Augason Farms believes that great taste is a tradition worth preserving. Crafted with a focus on taste and nutrition, their products are manufactured to the highest standards. Let them provide you with delicious peace of mind.
Augason Farms Family Emergency Food Storage Kit:
- Feeds 2 adults and 3 children for 1 year
- Adult – 1,800 average calories per day
- Children – 1,125 average calories per day
- Over 2.5 million total calories
- Over 28,900 servings create 5,475 meals for your family
- A shelf life of up to 30 years*
- Recipes on each label
- Quick and easy to prepare
- No refrigeration needed**
- Re-sealable plastic lid on each can
- Quality long-term food storage products
- Great for everyday use
The Augason Farms Family Emergency Food Storage Kit - 1 year – family of 5, includes all the food nutrition for a full year. The kit consists of 497 institutional size (#10) cans, which include:
Grains, Oats, and Rice:
- 36 - Hard White Wheat (51 servings per can)
- 7 - Creamy Wheat Cereal (36 servings per can)
- 70 - Long Grain White Rice (47 servings per can)
- 10 - Elbow Macaroni (26 servings per can)
- 62 - Quick Rolled Oats (22 servings per can)
- 1 - Super Nutty Granola Mix (23 servings per can)
Soups and Gravy:
- 5 - Creamy Potato Soup Mix (33 servings per can)
- 3 - Vegetable Stew Blend (40 servings per can)
- 2 - Hearty Vegetable Beef Soup Mix (21 servings per can)
- 2 - Hearty Vegetable Chicken Soup Mix (21 servings per can)
- 2 – Southwest Chili Mix (34 servings per can)
- 2 – Cream of Chicken Soup Mix (32 servings per can)
- 2 – Cheesy Broccoli Soup Mix (33 servings per can)
- 3 - Chicken Bouillon (921 servings per can)
- 3- Chicken Gravy (38 servings per can)
- 6 - Dehydrated Potato Flakes (30 servings per can)
- 4 - Dehydrated Potato Shreds (21 servings per can)
- 2 – Dehydrated Potato Gems (45 servings per can)
- 3 - Dehydrated Potato Slices (28 servings per can)
- 6 - Dehydrated Potato Dices (20 servings per can)
- 6 - Freeze Dried Sweet Corn (23 servings per can)
- 3 – Freeze Dried Peas (19 servings per can)
- 2 - Dehydrated Chopped Onions (217 servings per can)
- 3 - Freeze Dried Broccoli Florets & Stems (28 servings per can)
- 3 - Dehydrated Diced Carrots (29 servings per can)
- 3 - Dehydrated Cross Cut Celery (36 servings per can)
- 1 can Dehydrated Spinach Flakes (45 serving per can)
- 2 - Dehydrated Diced Red & Green Bell Peppers (113 servings per can)
- 6 - Pinto Beans (52 servings per can)
- 2 - Lentils (48 servings per can)
- 8 - Black Turtle Beans (49 servings per can)
- 24 - Honey Coated Banana Slices (21 servings per can)
- 4 - Freeze Dried Sliced Strawberries (18 servings per can)
- 4 - Freeze Dried Whole Raspberries (22 servings per can)
- 2 - Dehydrated Apple Slices (32 servings per can)
- 4 - Honey Wheat Bread & Roll Mix (49 servings per can)
- 6 - Honey White Bread & Roll Mix (49 servings per can)
- 2 – Honey Cornbread Mix (42 servings per can)
- 1 - Buttermilk Biscuit Mix (no leavening) (31 servings per can)
- 7 - Chocolate Fudge Brownie Mix (45 servings per can)
- 8 - Blueberry Muffin Mix (40 servings per can)
- 2 – Almond Poppy Seed Muffin Mix (42 servings per can)
- 1 – Western Scone Mix (44 servings per can)
- 3 – Buttermilk Pancake Mix (21 servings per can)
- 9 – Blueberry Pancake Mix (19 servings per can)
- 1 - Brown Sugar (529 servings per can)
- 2 - White Granulated Sugar (595 servings per can)
- 2 - Honey Powder (340 servings per can)
- 2 – Shortening Powder (178 servings per can)
- 1 – Buttermilk Powder (20 servings per can)
- 2 - Cheese Blend Powder (43 servings per can)
- 1 - Iodized Salt (1474 servings per can)
- 14 - Country Fresh 100% Real Instant Nonfat Dry Milk (39 servings per can)
- 26 - Morning Moo's® Low Fat Milk Alternative (93 servings per can)
- 8 - Chocolate Morning Moo's® Low Fat Milk Alternative (57 servings per can)
- 2 - Cheese Blend Powder (43 servings per can)
- 12 - Dried Whole Eggs (71 servings per can)
- 2 – Scrambled Egg Mix (92 servings per can)
- 10 - Beef Flavored Vegetarian Meat Substitute (40 servings per can)
- 9 - Bacon Flavored Bits Vegetarian Meat Substitute (192 servings per can)
- 9 - Chicken Flavored Vegetarian Meat Substitute (41 servings per can)
- 5 - Taco Flavored Vegetarian Meat Substitute (30 servings per can)
- 7 - Apple Delight Drink Mix (103 servings per can)
- 5 - Orange Delight Drink Mix (99 servings per can)
- 6 - Spaghetti Marinara with Freeze Dried Beef Entrée (20 servings per can)
- 6 - Freeze-Dried Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo Entrée (14 servings per can)
- 6 - Asian Style Teriyaki with Freeze Dried Beef Entrée (20 servings per can)
- 6 - Freeze Dried Beef Stroganoff Entrée (14 servings per can)
- 6 - Chili Macaroni with Freeze-Dried Beef Entrée (24 servings per can)
Water Barrel Storage Systems:
- 4 - 55 gal. Water barrel made from food-grade polyethylene and does not contain BPA (bisphenol A)
- 4 - 6' siphon hose and hand pump
- 8 bottles of Aquamira water treatment drops (4 yr. shelf life)
- 4 bucket/barrel lid opener
- Each barrel has two fittings: 1 - 2" BTR and 1 - 2" NPS
Augason Farms® 72 Hour Grab n Go Pail includes:
- Food for 1 Person for 12 days, 4 people for 3 days
- 12 Breakfasts, 12 Lunches, 12 Dinners
- 203 servings of product combine to make 36 delicious meals
- Average of 2063 calories per day
- Shelf life of up to 20 years* unopened
- No hydrogenated oils, trans fats, or added MSG
- Reusable 4 gallon-sized pail with handle — weighs less than 14 lbs.
- Self-filtering 22 oz. Water Bottle with Microbiological Filter
- FireOn fire starting disk
Food Items Include in the pail: (additional 203 servings)
- Cheesy Broccoli with Rice (18 servings)
- Vegetable Stew Blend (24 servings)
- Creamy Potato Soup (18 servings)
- Maple Brown Sugar Oatmeal (20 servings)
- Instant White Rice (27 servings)
- Vegetarian Meat Substitute Beef (flavored) (18 servings)
- Hearty Vegetable Chicken Soup (18 servings)
- Morning Moo’s ® Low Fat Milk Alternative (60 servings)
Self-filtering Water Bottle: With Microbiological Filter is the safe and convenient way to drink clear clean tasting water anywhere is the Aquamira® Water Bottle and Filter system. The Aquamira® Water Bottle and Filter system includes a high quality 22 oz. (650ml) Nalgene® Sport Bottle with a sturdy push pull valve system and polycarbonate flip cap to keep the drinking valve clean. A single filter treats up to 582 refills (100 gallons), and the bottle fits in most bicycle water bottle cages and backpack pockets. The Aquamira® Microbiological Filter is a special thick-walled “porous plastic” filter designed to provide greater effectiveness than common thin-walled fiber filters. Tiny intricate pathways in the filter trap >99.9% of harmful Giardia, Cryptosporidium and other pathogens. Activated carbon reduces waterborne chemicals and improves water taste. Miraguard™ Antimicrobial technology suppresses the growth of bacteria, algae, fungus, mold and mildew within the filter media. Miraguard™ does not protect users against food borne or disease causing bacteria, viruses, germs or other disease causing organisms. This lightweight easy-to-use system is ideal for wilderness or adventure travel, daily use at home or work, camping, bicycling, emergency kits and more. It is easy for you and your family to have a continuous supply of safe drinking water.
FireOn Emergency Fuel-Heat Source-Fire Starter: Easy to use as a fire starter or a sole heat source. Effortlessly started with a match, the intact disk will burn for up to 30 minutes. Since most meals require only about 15 minutes cooking time on a small, portable camp stove, FireOn can be extinguished and re-lit or broken in half for dual use. Add to any fuel source to start your fire.
Sealed cans and pails, either containing oxygen absorbers or nitrogen flushed, are the most effective long-term method of controlling the deteriorating effects of light, moisture and oxygen on the contents.
*Sealed/Opened to 1 year. Best when stored in a cool dry place at temperatures between 55˚F and 70˚F (ideal humidity 15%).
**Special Entrees must be refrigerated after opening and will have a one month shelf life.
Most Augason Farms items may ship to you in multiple deliveries from the freight carrier.
Storage Needs for the Family Kit:
- Food consists of 83 cases of 6 - #10 cans in each = 84 cubic feet of space
- #10 can cases are 18.5 in x 12.5 in x 7.5 in
- 72 Hour Pail is 1 pail in a case = 11 in x 11 in x 14 in
- Water Barrels are 24 inches in diameter and 34 inches high
Frequently Asked Questions for Augason Farms Food Storage Products:
Q: How will my product be shipped?
A: Most items are shipped by small parcel carriers like FedEx or UPS. Some larger kits may arrive in multiple boxes from a single carrier. In both instances there might be a possibility that a larger shipment may arrive in two separate deliveries.
Q: What do the numbers mean that are marked on my Food Storage Kit Boxes?
A: To facilitate fulfillment of your order, all kit boxes are pre-assembled with specific products. Then pulled from inventory to assemble your order. Numbers on the boxes may not be in sequential order. Please refer to the link below for a PDF file that describes what should be arriving in each of the kit boxes. Pail items will be shipped in separate cases.
Q: Why when I open the cans/pails, are some only partially filled?
A: With some products, settling occurs and is expected. Cans/Pails are sold by weight and not by volume for that reason.
Q: Once I open the product, how long do I have to use the product?
A: Shelf life varies by product and is affected by temperature and moisture. Once the can/pail is opened, the storage life for most products is approximately one year.
- Beans, Freeze Dried Fruits & Vegetables, Grains: 30 years (Exception – Brown Rice: 7 years)
- Bakery Staples: 30 years (Exception – Ultimate Gel, Shortening Powder, Flour, Vital Wheat Gluten, Dough Enhancer: 10 years)
- Dehydrated Fruits & Vegetables: 25 years (Exception – Banana Slices, Potato Gems: 10 years)
- Freeze Dried Meats & Entrées: 25 years sealed - 1 month opened and must be refrigerated
- Delight Drinks: 15 years
- Vegetarian Meat Substitutes, Cocoas, Cereals, Bakery Mixes, Eggs & Dairy: 10 years (Exception – Morning Moo’s: 25 years, Chocolate Morning Moo’s: 15 years)
- Soups & Sauces: 10 years (Exception – Alphabet Soup Mix, Vegetable Stew Blend, Hearty Vegetable Chicken or Beef Soup Mix: 25 years)
Q: Where should I store my product?
A: Product is best when stored in a cool dry place at temperatures between 55˚F and 70˚F (ideal humidity 15%). Once product is open please insure the lid is secure when storing and use within the guidelines.
Q: Does heat or cold affect the shelf life of the product?
A: Heat shortens the storage life of any food – the cooler the storage, the longer the storage life.
Q: How do I compare “servings per can” to product weight?A: The truth is you cannot. Our serving sizes and number of servings per can are set with respect to Government guidelines on food nutrition and recipe requirements for each product. You will find some recipe creations may require multiple servings of specific products to create the recipe. When reviewing food storage kits, a good comparison is based upon number of persons, calories per day, length of time and calculating the total number of meals possible.
For example: 1-Person, 1-Year (3 meals per day, 365 days = 1095 total meals), 1700 calories per day.
Q: If a can gets dented, does it affect the quality of the product?
A: Small dents may occur in cans from shipping and this is normal. They do not pose a problem, provided the seal has not been broken at top or bottom of the can. If the seal has been broken at the top or bottom of the can, please contact Sam’s Club Customer Service to resolve the issue. (888-746-7726) Dents should not occur from shipping in pails.
Q: Are the cans marked with “best by” dates?
A: Augason Farms cans and pails are marked with a “best by” date. (Format: dd/mm/yyyy) The expectation is that the food inside will remain shelf stable up to that date. When stored in a cool, dry place at temperatures between 55 and 70 F at an ideal 15% humidity, the “best by” date is viable. After the “best by” date, the food may lose some of its nutritional value and taste.
Nutrition information (PDF)
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