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If there is one area in food storage that we struggle as a group it comes down to our cooking medium. In other words, cooking oil and fats for cooking. While we may have all the foods that we need to survive. The science on fat has changed drastically over the last 5 years and we are starting to understand that are bodies need healthy fats. The body needs them for all sorts of things! For men, fat is an imperative in terms of testosterone production.
Following a collapse one of the hardest things to make or find will certainly be enough fat to cook foods and fulfill your dietary needs. In that situation you are going to need a method or some storage options with fat. This is a great article about making and storing lard.
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