7 yr shelf life Made in USA Quality GuaranteedIncludes six entres and three breakfast meals, each individually packaged for a total of 18 servings (2 servings per pouch). Entres include meat. Packages included have a shelf life of 7 years compared to those in our buckets with a shelf life of 25 years. Great for hunting, camping and hiking! Simple to prepare, just add boiling water directly into pouch.