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20th Jul

2018

Top stories this week include: Backward Step on Farm Tenancy Security Are You on a Short Term FBT or Have You Just Lost a Short-Term Tenancy? Will We See Simpler Farm Inspections? DEFRA Review of Designated Landscapes Welsh Government ...

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20th Jul

2018

Top stories this week include: Derogations Announced for England and Wales Livestock Information Service Update 2018 Land Changes Notifications for Welsh Farmers CTS Change of Codes for Shorthorn Cattle Join the Debate – with ...

Media Release – MR18/24 – Rural Landlords Are Falling Short on Security of Tenure
16th Jul

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has reacted with disappointment, to newly released figures showing that rural landlords in England and Wales are failing to provide adequate security to farm tenants taking on new Farm Business ...

Media Release – MR18/23 – GREAT YORKSHIRE SHOW SPECIAL DEBATE: PREPARING TENANT FARMERS FOR THE POST BREXIT ERA
4th Jul

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is joining forces with leading North-East land agents, George F White to host a special farm tenancy debate on the TFA stand at this year’s Great Yorkshire Show in Harrogate.   Robyn Peat and ...

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22nd Jun

2018

To read today’s e-Bites, please click here: Top stories include: * DEFRA confirms Bridging Payments for Countryside Stewardship *TFA writes to Gove about capping BPS Payments through the Brexit transition period * Are you going to ...

Media Release – MR18/22 – URGENT CLARITY NEEDED FROM RPA ON BASIC PAYMENT SCHEME
20th Jun

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling for urgent clarity from the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) about when it will make final payments to farmers awaiting outstanding balances under the 2017 Basic Payment Scheme. This call ...

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15th Jun

2018

Top stories this week include: Gove gives evidence to EFRA Committee Countryside Productivity Scheme update Tracking your BPS 2018 claim DEFRA Clean Air Strategy – what do dairy farmers think? Visit the TFA stand at the Great ...

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6th Jun

2018

To read today’s e-Bites, please click here: Top stories include: * Are you going to the Royal Cornwall Show * TFA events coming up * Latest uploads onto the TFA Website * Current farms to let and finally we take your privacy ...

Media Release – MR18/21 – INHERITANCE TAX RELIEF MUST TARGET LONGER FARM TENANCIES
5th Jun

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association has called for a radical change in the operation of Agricultural Property Relief (APR) in its response to the call for evidence issued by the Office for Tax Simplification for its Inheritance Tax review. ...

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1st Jun

2018

Top stories include: DEFRA consults on its Clean Air Strategy Sheep carcase classification changes revealed in England Countryside Stewardship Agreements Update in England TFA gives evidence to Cornwall Council Estate review End of the ...

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25th May

2018

To read today’s e-Bites, please click here: Top stories include: * TFA signs up to Food Chain Manifesto * Office of Tax Simplification Consultation on Inheritance Tax * Defra publishes its plan of work * Come visit our stand at the ...

Media Release – MR18/20 – POST BREXIT FARM POLICY MUST CENTRE ON ACTIVE FARMERS
23rd May

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) of England and Wales has said that in designing new, post-Brexit policy frameworks for agriculture and the rural environment, active farmers must be the focus of any new schemes. The TFA defines ...

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18th May

2018

To read today’s e-Newsletter, please click here: Top stories include: EFRA Report into RPA highlight Multiple Failures and Significant Harm to Farmers Changes to Environmental Permitting Charging Scheme Welsh Government Fraudulent ...