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 ...

11th Aug

2014

Farm Rent Increase Difficult to Justify This Autumn The Tenant Farmers Association has said that despite the better harvest conditions this year in comparison with recent years, the dramatic falls in output prices for most farm ...

11th Aug

2014

Upland Farmers in Wales Need a Strong Advocate TFA Cymru Chairman Dennis Matheson has called upon the Welsh Upland Forum to work harder to act as an advocate for upland farmers in Wales. In responding to the Welsh Government’s ...

5th Aug

2014

Check CAP Entitlement Clauses in Farm Tenancies The Tenant Farmers Association urges all English farm tenants and particularly those with Farm Business Tenancies ending this year, to check their agreements for clauses which might ...

21st Jul

2014

The Royal Welsh: A Great Celebration of Welsh Farming TFA Cymru Chairman Dennis Matheson is attending the Royal Welsh Show both to celebrate the great Welsh farming industry and to highlight issues of particular concern to the tenanted ...

15th Jul

2014

TFA Welcomes Liz Truss to New Role in DEFRA The Tenant Farmers Association has written to Liz Truss MP, welcoming her to her new role as DEFRA Secretary Of State. TFA Chief Executive George Dunn said “The TFA would first like to pay ...

15th Jul

2014

National Trust Farm and Housing Tenants Share Joint Concerns The Tenant Farmers Association has joined with the Tenants Association of the National Trust, which represents the residential tenants of the National Trust, to express their ...