Birmingham & District Allotment Cooperative

Representing Allotment Gardeners & Associations Across Birmingham

Category: News

  • Asian Yellow Legged Hornets

    Asian Yellow Legged Hornets

    Asian ‘Yellow Legged’ Hornets – a Threat to UK Wildlife …..poor pollination of crops and a commensurate fall in crop yields.’ What is the Asian Hornet? It is an invasive, non-native, voracious apex predator! It predates on a wide variety of beneficial; insects inc pollinators such as butterflies, hoverflies, social wasps and all types of…

  • Register Your Chickens

    Register Your Chickens

    The government are requesting anyone keeping up to 50 birds register their flock, however small, so they can keep you informed about avian flu. Go to registration form

  • From Confederation to Cooperative

    From Confederation to Cooperative

    The work has just begun.

  • Prize Winner

    The following people were winners in the draw associated with two surveys, General and Secretary only completion. Allotment Plotholders Survey – Prize Draw from 900 (approx.) entries The people who won £50 toward their plot rental  or use in Stores:   Richard Watson,           Wheelers Lane, B13Janice Jeffers,               Oldford Farm, B42Sarah Green,                 Edmonton Avenue, Kingstanding B44Patrick McAuliffe            Warstock…

  • Congratulations

    Congratulations

    BDAC are pleased to announce the winners of the allotment survey prizes. Allotment Plotholders Survey – Prize Draw from 900 (approx.) entries The people who won £50 toward their plot rental are:   Richard Watson,           Wheelers Lane, B13Janice Jeffers,               Oldford Farm, B42Sarah Green,                 Edmonton Avenue, Kingstanding B44Patrick McAuliffe            Warstock Lane, B14Eleni Loizou                     Meadow Road, B17  Voucher winners:…

  • AGM 2024

    AGM 2024

    Changes are afoot BDAC has called its AGM earlier than usual this year. In ‘normal times’ this meeting would be to give Member Associations and Plotholders a review of the year’s activities, to receive and approve annual accounts and to elect Officers and Executive Members for the year ahead. However, these are not ‘normal times’…

  • Newsletter: October 2023

    Newsletter: October 2023

    News from allotments across the city and from the BDAC Executive.

  • Dave Taylor: Longmeadow Crescent Allotments

    Dave Taylor: Longmeadow Crescent Allotments

    BDAC Executive recently received this information from Clive Birch, (Past Chairman): It is with sadness that I have to tell you that David Taylor passed away peacefully in his sleep at Good Hope Hospital yesterday {Thursday}. You have known Dave for sometime, some longer than others. He was an honest bloke who loved allotments and…

  • Alderman Mrs Brenda Clark

    It is with much sorrow that I announce the death of Brenda Clark.She passed away on Sunday 9th July after a lengthy illness.Last year Brenda told me she could not continue as President ofBDAC because of her failing health, she did with great regret becauseshe had “been honoured” to be President for several years. Brendawas…

  • Newsletter: July 2023

    Newsletter: July 2023

    News from allotments across the city and from the BDAC Executive.