Green Dean is an urban farmer and permaculturist based in beautiful Brisbane, Queensland. Dean supports SE Qld homes and communities with education, design and consulting on urban farming, permaculture and food sustainability. While he comes from a rural farming background, he now strongly focuses on urban farming – bringing food growing back into the towns and cities, where it has traditionally always been in sustainable cultures.
Dean founded and runs several related SE Qld, national and international groups and projects, and is a popular presenter at expos, events and workshops. He also supports national and international followers through Facebook groups and his blog.
He is the founder of:
SEQUF (SE Qld Urban Farmers)
AUFF (Australian Urban Farming Family)
WUFF (World Urban Farming Family)
UFIA (Urban Farming for Income Australia)
HOGPUFF (Hastings Organic Gardening, Permaculture and Urban Farming Friends) in NSW
Green Dean’s Crop Swaps
The KFC Project
and co-founder of WUFD (World Urban Farmers Day - May 22)