Shane Heaton

Shane Heaton Bio PicShane is a qualified nutritionist and has written several books including the groundbreaking “Organic Farming, Food Quality and Human Health”.  He’s worked with Organic research organisations in the UK, the US and Europe, as is now the consultant nutritionist to the Biological Farmers of Australia. In 2003 he founded Brisbane-based online retailer Farm Fresh Organics to make fairly-priced, certified organic food easily available to Brisbane families and grow demand for Australia’s organic farmers. In his spare time Shane’s a blueberry farmer, solar-power advocate, and is currently the chair of Transition Town Tamborine Mountain (SE Queensland), creating community sustainability based on food security, energy descent planning, and local economic resilience.