West Midlands

With the UK's second biggest city in Birmingham and plenty of other big urban areas, the West Midlands is an important region for FCFCG and community growing in the UK. 

See below for a map view or list of local community growing sites, as well as local news, events and case studies. Meanwhile, there are lots of useful information resources available for West Midlands community growers on our Resources page. 

 

West Midlands

Get Involved

For details of our work in the West Midlands, email: admin@farmgarden.org.uk

Latest news

We are delighted to announce that Social Farms & Gardens has been selected to lead the 'Growing Care Farming' Project.

This project is part of the £10m Children and Nature Programme being supported by Defra, funded by the Department of Education and managed by Natural England, which...

For many people arriving to seek asylum in the UK, community growing spaces can offer vital and unique opportunities to find community, improve mental and physical health and to learn and share skills. These resources have been designed to encourage and support community growing groups to...

Upcoming events

Start / End Date: 28th and 29th June

Designed to provide a focal point for reviving interest in school-based farming and gardening, and the critical role farms in schools have in supporting the development of a holistic education approach, this conference will highlight the value of...

Useful Case Studies

Our member groups provide the inspiration for these videos, created as part of our Tyfu Pobl programme in Wales but of interest to viewers across the UK, which shows our members in action and illustrate how our support has helped in their development...