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[pct-l] Re: pct-l-digest V1 #376

At 12:00 AM 2/2/1998 -0600, Karen wrote:

>I forget who wrote that he/she had bought freeze-dried vegies in bulk for $7
>/ pound, but, please, whoever you are, tell me where!  I stopped by our
>local natural food store Wild Oats, "our food is earthy and our prices are
>astronomical", and they charge $20 / pound for freeze-dried vegies (whether
>bought in little 4 oz. containers or in "bulk". Ouch! If anyone has a good,
>cheap(er) source for these, let me know please.

>From: "Kurt Herzog" <kpherzog@cdsnet.net>
>Here is a list of FD & dehydrated food suppliers known to me.  My comments
>are my impressions, your milage may vary...
>Trail Foods Co.  12455 Branford St., Unit 6   Arleta, CA 91331
>(Good selection & excellent service & prices)
>WeePak    P. O. Box 6189   Sun Valley, Idaho 83354
>(Expensive, but top-of-the-line.)  
>Backpacker's Pantry   6350 Gunpark Drive   Boulder CO 80301
>(An old-time supplier, they'v been around from the beginning)
>The Campers Pantry   P.O. Box 293   Farmington, MN 55024-0293
>(Large catalog, many brands, good service & prices)
>Alpineaire    P. O. Box 1600    Nevada City, CA 95959
>(Good selection of bulk items)
>Richmoor    P. O. Box 8092    Van Nuys, CA 91409
>Adventure Foods    Rt. 2, Box 276    Whittier, NC 28789
>(Lots of bulk items; "BakePacker" items)
>Uncle John's Foods    P. O. Box 489    Fairplay, CO 80440
>(Very good meals, not FD)
>Other addresses.. I have seen catalogs/price lists from these
>folks but have never had occasion  to deal with them:
>Louisiana Data Products, Inc.   1101 N.W. Evangeline Thruway   Lafayette,
LA 70501
>Freeze-Dry Foods Limited   579 Speers Road   Oakville, Ontario L6K 2G4
>Backpack Gourmet   P. O. Box 334   Underhill, VT 05489
>Featherstone Inc.   P. O. Box 4000   Suite 326   Olathe, KS 66062

It would be great if anyone could add phone numbers to the above.  Mail me
off list and I will update the list and repost.   Meanwhile, here is
another source of dried produce:  

California Orchards (they are big in CA malls, dried veg chips, $10/#, great!)
415-543-0785 to place a phone order.

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