9th Apr

2015

Time For a Farm Rent Revolution The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has said the time has come for landlords to expect to see reductions in farm rents particularly for farm tenancies regulated by the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986. ...

5th Mar

2015

NATIONAL SHEEP ASSOCIATION AND TENANT FARMERS ASSOCIATION PRESS RELEASE Thursday 27 February 2015 Learn from the past to stop unintended consequences of environmental stewardship schemes  The single-focus nature of environmental ...

4th Mar

2015

Tenant Farmers Association THIRTY- THIRD ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING WEDNESDAY, 04 MARCH 2015 Report from the National Chairman If the buzzword for my report last year was “weather” this year it is definitely “volatility”.  It is ...

4th Mar

2015

TFA AGM:  Landlords Challenged to Better Practice The Tenant Farmers Association’s National Chairman, Stephen Wyrill has challenged agricultural landlords to better practice in their relationships with farm tenants. “In the ...

3rd Mar

2015

The Tenant Livestock Farmer Tenant Livestock Farmers, Will by now be well aware, The payments that maintained their livestock Are being diverted elsewhere. The reason that this is happening Is the people in charge right now Don’t ...

20th Jan

2015

LAMMA 2015: TFA Backs MPs Call For Groceries Code Review The Tenant Farmers Association has welcomed today’s report from the House of Commons Environment Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee which calls for an urgent review of the ...

22nd Dec

2014

2015: TFA Launches Campaign on Farm Business Tenancies The Tenant Farmers Association is launching a campaign in the New Year under the banner “FBT10+: Too short for too long”, aimed at more than doubling the average length of term ...

28th Oct

2014

TFA Seeking Good Landlord Tenant Relationships in the Agricultural Sector The Tenant Farmers Association today begins its annual round of formal consultations with some of the country’s leading landlords of agricultural land. TFA ...

22nd Oct

2014

TFA Cymru Welcomes Support for the Uplands of Wales TFA Cymru Chairman Dennis Matheson welcomes the written statement by Deputy Minister Rebecca Evans on the Welsh Government’s plans for support for the uplands under the next Rural ...

14th Oct

2014

Milk Price Crash – Serious Choices Face Us All The Tenant Farmers Association believes as a nation it is time to decide what sort of dairy industry we want to see in our country and to put together a plan to achieve that vision. ...

8th Sep

2014

DEFRA TB Strategy for England Needs More Work The Tenant Farmers Association believes that DEFRA’s TB eradication strategy falls short in some areas and contains unjustified and damaging measures in others. TFA National Chairman ...

4th Sep

2014

No Silver Bullet to Address Dairy Downturn The Tenant Farmers Association believes that a range of measures, rather than one silver bullet, is needed to tackle the current downturn in the dairy market and unless the whole of the ...

1st Sep

2014

CAP Confusion Continues to Cause Concern The Tenant Farmers Association is receiving a high volume of calls from members who are attempting to get to grips with the emerging rules surrounding the implementation of the new Common ...