The deep pantry or food storage is vital to success as a prepper or survivalist. We have all heard the harrowing tales of empty shelves and ravenous desperate hordes. Keep yourself away from the calamity and the aid trucks by storing plenty of food. The buildup of a decent food storage takes planning and a budget.
This article goes into detail on how to start your build up. It won’t be easy and it won’t happen fast. You should avoid the desire to build up a quick food storage base. Many people make the mistake of using credit to buy a bunch of food and then they are stuck with debt. Debt is the enemy of a homesteader. You must remember that.
If things don’t work out on the homestead due to the many uncontrollable aspects of what you are trying to accomplish, you must be prepared to react to that. If a crop falls through or if food spoils or is stolen, you must have a backup plan. This food storage or deep pantry is like insurance. It also gives you the ability to buy food in bulk so that you can save money that way as well.