21st Dec

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is urging all Members of Parliament to take the Christmas and New Year period to take stock of the responsibility on their shoulders to ensure a smooth and orderly exit for the UK from the European ...

19th Dec

2018

The National Chairman of the Tenant Farmers Association (TFA), James Gray, has made a plea for Government and industry to work together in the New Year to build a solid platform for farm business development. “Since the EU referendum ...

17th Dec

2018

Press Notice  17/12/18 Helping safeguard the future of tenant farmers in Wales – Farming Connect supports the sector with ‘Tenant farmer forums’ Knowing what you, as a tenant farmer, are entitled to as well as your obligations ...

17th Dec

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is warning the Government to consider the impact of ‘No deal’ planning on the farming community. Of all the sectors of the UK economy, farming is by far the most entwined into the European Union ...

14th Dec

2018

Top stories this week include: No New Units of Production Order until March 2019 BPS Payments 2018 Update BPS Payments – Watch Out for Fraudsters Events Coming Up – January 2019 – Understanding Welsh Agricultural Tenancy ...

10th Dec

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling for the Government to postpone its plans for the introduction of “Making Tax Digital” which will require the digital recording and submission of VAT returns from 1 April 2019. This ...

7th Dec

2018

Top stories this week include: BPS Payment Window Opens TFA Keeps Up Pressure on Government to Delay Making Tax Digital TFA Provides Further Evidence to the House of Lords Rural Economy Committee Understanding Welsh Agricultural ...

6th Dec

2018

This is a reprint of an article written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for the Farmers Guardian’s online Brexit Hub in autumn 2018  By any objective assessment, the negotiations between the UK and the EU attempting to reach an ...

4th Dec

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA), has reacted against growing criticism of the UK livestock industry over claims that it is damaging the climate. TFA Chief Executive, George Dunn, said “Whilst tenanted holdings are found in all ...

30th Nov

2018

Top stories this week include: Environmental Stewardship: HLS Extensions, BPS Wales – Today is Your Last Chance to Register, Cross Compliance 2019, HSE New Guide to Make Farms a Safer Environment, BPS Payments – Watch Out for ...

23rd Nov

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association in Wales (TFA Cymru) has written to the Welsh Government’s Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths, to urge the Welsh Government to join with DEFRA in a consultation ...

23rd Nov

2018

This edition top stories include: Tenancy Reform Consultation Expected in the New Year Countryside Stewardship and Environmental Stewardship Schemes in England – We are Still Waiting to See Improvements TFA and Michael Gove Discuss ...