Originally Posted by R8ers
canned food can go way way way past date, that date is only on there for the absolute best flavor.
Yes Sir. I have a growing family, so we easily eat it before it expires.
I did a little math when it comes to calories per dollar about a 6 months ago while waiting on finish to dry.
Oatmeal is BY FAR the cheapest per calorie, tastes good with just water,very compact, and it lasts a long time. We have a ton of it in our storage along with bugout and emergency bags stuffed full (when we visit the mountains).