Beef jerky is a non-perishable food item.
Beef jerky can be eaten, providing the player with some positive effects. As it is non-perishable, beef jerky will never go stale or rotten.
Beef jerky is a cooking ingredient.
Beef jerky can only be found in refrigerators.
From items_food.txt (Project Zomboid directory/media/scripts/)
HungerChange = -20,
Weight = 0.2,
AlwaysWelcomeGift = true,
Type = Food,
Carbohydrates = 6,
Proteins = 1,
Lipids = 1,
Calories = 100,
Packaged = TRUE,
WorldStaticModel = BeefJerky,