How Long Does Food Actually Last Beyond Expiration Dates? Longer Than You Might Think

If stored properly, how long will your food actually last? The answer is longer than you might think.

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LONDON - DECEMBER 10: This illustration shows milk being poured in to a glass on December 10, 2003 in London. Union members at Arla Foods, Europe's largest milk supplier, have voted for industrial action which could threaten supplies during the Christmas period. Arla Foods provides milk to supermarkets Asda, Tesco, Somerfield, Aldi, Morrisons, Kwiksave and BP garages, and also supplies butter to Asda and Tesco. Workers at the company, which has 1000 employees based around the UK, have rejected a 3% pay increase offered by management. Union representatives meet with Arla Foods today to press for a better pay offer.(Photo by Graeme Robertson/Getty Images)
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If stored properly, how long will your food actually last? The answer is longer than you might think. Read more here. You can also check out the USDA's Foodkeeper guide here.
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