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You will need a three-day supply of non-perishable food. Non-perishable means food that can stay good for a long time without needing to be in the refrigerator. It is also good if the food doesn’t need to be cooked. Here are some suggestions:

  • Ready-to-eat canned meats, fruits and vegetables
  • Canned juice, milk and soup
  • Sugar, salt and pepper
  • High energy foods, like peanut butter, jelly, crackers, granola bars, trail mix
  • Vitamins
  • Fun foods! Like cookies, hard candy, lollipops, instant coffee and tea
  • Special food for babies or older people

The food should be kept dry and cool. Cookies and crackers and other items should be put in plastic bags.

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