Dehydrated sweet garden peas are a delicious addition to soups, casseroles, or reconstituted to salads or you can cook them alone as a tasty side dish to your main entree. A healthy dehydrated vegetable to add variety to your emergency food storage and survival supply. Shelf life estimates are based on industry studies from sources deemed reputable. Since Rainy Day Foods has no control over individual storage practices, they must disclaim any liability or warranty for particular results. Should be stored in cool dark place, optimum condition is 60 degrees or less, for longer storage. Storing properly in our enameled cans and Super pail buckets, product may store 20 plus years. Bulk products need to be repackaged for long term storage.