Grow Your Food with Phil Dudman

Looking to boost your gardening skills and increase backyard production, join Phil Dudman and benefit from his 25 years of experience.

Learn about the amazing productivity you can achieve when applying some of the systems Phil has put into practice in his patch. This session will explore top tips for soil fertility, saving time and increasing food production to help you bring your backyard to life to grow more of your own food.

Ashley Feraude

Ashley Feraude is a creative consultant, music producer, interior design series author and podcast host.

Under his creative consultancy Sound Technique, he provides award-winning services ranging from design, content development, event music direction and artist scheduling. He also authors an interior design editorial series called Home Stories on HerCanebrra and hosts the Behind the Bio podcast series.

As the equally award-winning music artist Magnifik, he produces original music filled with electronic soul and performs melodic disco DJ sets at numerous nightspots, events and festivals.

Phil Dudman

Phil is a horticulturist and garden designer with a passion for organic gardening and teaching others how to grow their own food. He also has a way with words as a gardening writer, presenter on radio and TV and a passionate environmental and organic gardening campaigner.

In the past 20 years, Phil has contributed to many of Australia’s leading gardening magazines, written three books for ABC Books and worked as a TV Presenter on channel nine’s Garden Guru’s. He is currently the Horticultural Editor of ABC’s Gardening Australia magazine and host of ABC Radio’s Good Gardening program.

He hosts monthly Grow Your Food workshops in his backyard patch, in Lismore, Northern NSW, giving participants the opportunity to spend time in a thriving and productive suburban garden and learn from the simple and effective methods Phil has developed in over 25 years of growing his own food.