Food is one of the most basic and vital of necessities, and every family would be well advised to provide for a supply of emergency food. Disasters and emergencies seldom give us much warning, and while life can be going on normally one minute, in the next everything can be topsy turvy. Depending on the damage and extent of the emergency it could be difficult or impossible to obtain food through your normal sources, which is exactly why Mayday Emergency Rations should find a place in your survival pantry.
Mayday Emergency Rations are available in a variety of sizes 400, 1200, 2400, and 3600 calorie packets, and they can be purchased individually or by the case for a significant savings. These emergency bars can satisfy the caloric requirements of everyone in the family, and they have also been fortified with vitamins to provide more complete nutrition.
Food that is going to be used on an emergency basis not only has to provide for basic nutrition, it also has to be tolerated by those who eat it. An emergency situation is not the best time to discover that someone in the family has a severe food allergy, which once again makes Mayday Emergency Bars an excellent choice for your survival food. Mayday bars are prepared without using any nuts, which are among the most allergenic of foods, making them suitable and safe for children with these allergies.
Mayday Emergency Rations have a pleasant apple-cinnamon flavor and will usually be accepted by everyone in the family. The texture is similar to a shortbread cookie and it will not provoke thirst, which is important when the regular supply of water may be interrupted. These bars have a shelf life of 5 years, and will remain good in a temperature range of -22 F to +149 F.
Besides its use as an emergency food during a disaster, Mayday bars are also great to take along when hiking or camping. The sealed package will keep the bar fresh even if you are caught out in the rain. Tuck a few Mayday bars into your cars emergency kit to help you deal with trouble on the road.