Mountain House has been around for 50 years, and has built up a world-wide reputation for great high quality freeze-dried foods. They have manufactured a wide variety of freeze-dried foods, from outdoor to military use to emergency preparedness and diet meals. Incorporated in 1963 as Oregon Freeze Dry, the company dried fruit for General Foods cereal, and then moved on to military rations, which would replace the heavy and perishable canned foods. Since then, Mountain House has manufactured Nurti/system weight-loss meals, long-term food storage, and back-packing food lines. This United States based company is determined to progress through innovative research, to develop better, newer products that satisfy people around the world with their high quality staple. With Mountain House, you never have to sacrifice convenience for quality; you can trust that their experience and high ranking freeze-dried food will provide optimal results.