Growing your own food is easier than you might think with a food forest. David the Good, of TheSurvivalGardener.com, has lots of advice to make planting a food forest easy and inexpensive. For a small investment, you can have fruit and nut trees, berry bushes, and perennials that will feed your family with little work. If you choose varieties that are native to your location, they will be easy to grow and take very little work after they are established. For more ideas, here’s how to create an edible food forest.