Birmingham & District Allotment Cooperative

Representing Allotment Gardeners & Associations Across Birmingham

Useful Information for Plotholders

Below is a list of Policies & Procedures that BDAC advise local associations to adapt to their own needs. Currently to obtain a copy please contact

Welcome packs for new plotholders: taking on a neglected plot, how to get started

Cultivation – what to grow and how to grow it, making the most of your plot

Water conservation guide

Guide to sheds, greenhouses, polytunnels and other structures

Keeping chickens, rabbits and bees on a plot – rules and guidance

Sources of advice and information on growing

Suppliers of seeds, plants, garden products, equipment

Useful information and local contacts for plotholders – manure, tool hire, wood chippings etc

Advice and information for disabled plotholders

Advice and information on involving children