Mat Pember is Australia's best-selling gardening author. He created the Little Veggie Patch Co in 2008, setting up a fabulous pop-up patch on the rooftop car park of Melbourne's Federation Square in the city that later became permanent. With a background in marketing, the winning combination of Mat's knowledge and entertaining, accessible approach make him the go-to for all matters food and gardening. He has a growing following, and a monthly column in the highly regarded restaurant magazine Gourmet Traveller. American born, New Mexico-raised Dillon Seitchik-Reardon has a background in environmental science. Together with Mat, he has built up a formidable gardening business. Dillon was instrumental in the Little Veggie Patch Co's previous book 1-Minute Gardener, and a co-author of their most recent title, DIY Garden Projects.