Find Prepared Appetizers, Meals And Sides at Target.com! Augason Farms Iodized Salt is a life-sustaining mineral that boosts food flavor. That makes it the perfect seasoning, useful in most recipes. Thus, it's a vital component of any food storage program, as well as useful for every day cooking and baking. It's also a preservative used in drying meats and fish, as well as for pickling. Because an iodine deficiency can lead medical problems, this salt contains a tiny amount of non-metallic mineral iodine to meet the dietary requirement for proper human development and growth. 30 year shelf life* 1,474 servings, 6 lb 8 oz, institutional size (#10) can, For emergency food storage.