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TFA e-newsletter 28 April 2017
28th Apr

2017

Welcome to the TFA’s regular e-newsletter.  Each week we will be bringing you snippets of news that we feel will be of interest to you.  It also contains links to documents that we have added to the website over the past seven ...

TFA Media Release 17/14 – Welsh Government Off-line Over Communications
26th Apr

2017

Welsh Government Off-line Over Communications TFA Cymru Chairman, Dennis Matheson has highlighted the need for Welsh Government to have good channels of communication with the farming community particularly in light of the major ...

BPS England 2017: Land Parcels Missing from Online Applications
21st Apr

2017

Land Parcels Missing from Online Applications which were included on Continuation Sheets for BPS 2016 Where land parcels were included on a paper continuation sheet for BPS 2016, it seems that some were inputted by the RPA with ...

BPS England 2017: Removing Land from Online Applications
21st Apr

2017

Removing Land from Online Applications A land parcel can be removed from an online application by using the ‘remove land’ function which is available under ‘transfer land’. Using this only severs the Customer ...

BPS England 2017: Using ‘Add Land’ Email Route for ‘Dual Use’ Situations
21st Apr

2017

Members who are in a ‘dual use’ situation should be aware of how to deal with ‘dual use’ situations for BPS 2017 applications. The RPA has confirmed that if a new tenant needs to add land to their BPS 2017 application, ...

BPS England 2017: Failed Transition Message when Submitting a Claim
21st Apr

2017

Some claimants are seeing a “failed transition” message when they try to submit an application. The RPA has investigated this and has identified the following; Some claimants who are receiving the message do not have “submit ...

BPS England 2017: Unprocessed RLE1s
21st Apr

2017

RLE1s for 2017 where previous years’ RLE1s have not yet been processed by the RPA The RPA has confirmed that it does advise claimants requesting changes to their land to submit RLE1s following the normal process, regardless ...

BPS England 2016: Remote Sensing
21st Apr

2017

Members who received a remote sensing inspection in 2016 For members with remote sensing changes resulting in a change of less than 20% of eligible area, The RPA is communicating with those who have not already been given their ...

BPS England 2017: RPA System Maintenance – Scheduled Down Time
21st Apr

2017

The RPA has confirmed that essential planned maintenance to the system will take place This will start from 26th April until the end of the claim window and will take place on a Wednesday from 7:30pm for approx. 2 hours.

BPS England 2017: Grass Strips in Arable Fields
21st Apr

2017

Grass strips such as tracks, strips, margins and headlands do not need to be identified separately from the main land use of the parcel, unless you wish to count the grass strips as: separately for crop diversification as a permanent ...

TFA Media Release 17/12 – UK Farming and Landowning Organisations meet as ‘Brexit’ Election Called
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 ...

TFA Media Release 17/11 – General Election Campaign Must Produce More Light Than Heat
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 ...

TFA e-newsletter 13 April 2017
13th Apr

2017

Welcome to the TFA’s regular e-newsletter.  Each week we will be bringing you snippets of news that we feel will be of interest to you.  It also contains links to documents that we have added to the website over the past seven ...