MRE Mountain Blog
May 2, 2019
Best By Dates, Inspection Dates, and Shelf Life
The industry standard for MREs is generally 3 year shelf life for domestic and foreign MREs. In general, foreign MREs use much less preservatives and...
April 6, 2023
MRE Secrets Part 1 The Mountain House Myth
The secret of overpriced commercial freeze-dried meals. Fact: Military feeding products (MREs, rations etc.) are more efficient and cost effective than commercial freeze dried meals...
October 23, 2017
USA MRE BASICS: Date codes, date of packing, best by dates, freshness, weight, etc
Most USA manufactured MREs (both military and civilian) use a 4 digit Julian Date code. Individual MREs may or may not have a date code,...
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