10th Nov

2017

TFA Looks to Michael Gove for Support in Achieving Longer Term Tenancies The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has met DEFRA Secretary of State the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP to highlight some of the specific challenges facing the tenanted ...

20th Apr

2017

UK Farming and Landowning Organisations meet as ‘Brexit’ Election Called Farming and Landowning Organisations from across the UK met in London to discuss the implications of Brexit and the General Election for the future of ...

18th Apr

2017

General Election Campaign Must Produce More Light Than Heat The Tenant Farmers Association has called on all politicians to recognise the need for a constructive General Election campaign which enables Britain to best address the ...

18th May

2015

Farming Organisations Agree That Work Needed to Improve Milk Contracts A working group of farming organisations has met to assess the current state of the dairy sector and to review areas where they can work collaboratively. ...

20th Mar

2015

Common Sense Prevails for Basic Payment Scheme Applications in England The Tenant Farmers Association has expressed its relief that DEFRA has at last accepted the need to abandon its plans for online only applications for the new Basic ...

16th Dec

2014

TFA and FFA Frustrated by Adjudicator’s Lack of Teeth The Tenant Farmers Association and Farmers For Action are calling for an urgent review of the powers of the Groceries Code Adjudicator. Today’s call follows a refusal from the ...

13th Feb

2014

Want to know what you can do to help farmers affected by the floods, click here for full details.

17th Jan

2014

  TFA CAP Reform Roadshow – Next Meetings Coming Soon – STILL TIME TO BOOK YOUR PLACE! The TFA has teamed up with HSBC Agriculture to deliver a special roadshow of 11 meetings throughout England to inform members about ...

24th Dec

2013

2014: A Year of Promises and Pitfalls The Tenant Farmers Association’s National Chairman, Jeremy Walker, believes that 2014 will be a year of both promises and potential pitfalls for the farming community. “After two years ...

20th Dec

2013

Natural England has released an Information Note concerning the recent tidal surge along the East coast of England and implications for agri-environment schemes.  Click here for further information.

19th Dec

2013

Welsh Government Makes Wrong Decision on Farm Payments The Tenant Farmers Association Cymru has said that the Welsh Government’s decision to transfer 15% of the budget for direct payments to farmers into rural development ...

19th Dec

2013

Government listens to industry on CAP implementation The Tenant Farmers Association has welcomed today’s announcement by the DEFRA Secretary of State on Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Reform implementation.  TFA National ...

11th Dec

2013

DEFRA has published the report of the joint industry and Government slurry management and storage project, which reviewed the existing regulatory framework and makes recommendations for improvements. The project was commissioned by ...