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Supporting Farmers Through the Transition Period and the Future of the Agricultural Tenancy Legislation.
21st Mar

2019

Based on a presentation given by TFA Policy Adviser, Lynette Steel, at the Westminster Food and Nutrition Forum on Thursday 14 March 2019. There is no doubt that it is an exciting, if not slightly daunting times that lie ahead of us ...

03 – TFA Response to Department of Environment Food and Rural Affairs Consultation on Conservation Covenants
22nd Mar

2019

Who is Looking Forward to Controlling Our Own Laws Post Brexit?
15th Mar

2019

Who is Looking Forward to Controlling Our Own Laws Post Brexit? Piece originally written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Cumberland News and Westmorland Gazette, published on the 25 January 2019 A much-vaunted benefit of ...

Time to Put Grazing Livestock Back at the Heart of Future Policy for Our Uplands
15th Mar

2019

Time to Put Grazing Livestock Back at the Heart of Future Policy for Our Uplands Piece originally written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Cumberland News and Westmorland Gazette, published on the 22 February 2019 The news ...

Read The latest TFA e-News here
15th Mar

2019

The latest TFA e-News is ready to download here Inside top stories include: Brexit Uncertainty Continues Government questioned over County Council Smallholdings TFA AGM Highlights Is DEFRA ready for Brexit? 2019 BPS Applications Open ...

TFA Media Release MR19/11 – TFA National Chairman 2019 AGM Speech – in Full
14th Mar

2019

***EMBARGOED UNTIL 0:01 ON THURSDAY 14 MARCH 2019*** Tenant Farmers Association 37th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING THURSDAY, 14 MARCH 2019 Report from the National Chairman, James Gray 2018 will live long in the memories of British farmers ...

TFA Media Release MR19/10 – Post Brexit Policy for Agriculture Must Be Better Not Just Different
14th Mar

2019

***EMBARGOED UNTIL 0:01 ON THURSDAY 14 MARCH 2019*** The Tenant Farmers Association’s (TFA’s), National Chairman, James Gray, warns that we must not waste the opportunity afforded by Brexit to put in better policies for food, ...

Preparing for an EU Exit ; What do farmers need to know?
12th Mar

2019

As we head closer to the 29th March and our scheduled departure from the EU, below are some facts about how the UK’s departure will affect agricultural businesses. We are encouraging farmers to urgently prepare their businesses for ...

TFA Media Release MR19/09 – Farmer Confidence Drops as Agri-Environment Schemes Fail to Deliver
11th Mar

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has expressed its deep concern that confidence in agri-environment schemes amongst tenant farmers in England is waning due to poor administration by Natural England and the Rural Payments Agency ...

The Latest TFA e-Bites is Ready to Download
8th Mar

2019

The latest TFA e-Bites is ready to download here Inside top stories include: TFA Welcomes New DEFRA Minister TFA Farm Policy Adviser to Speak at Westminster Policy Conference What is the Livestock Information Programme all about? ...

The Latest TFA e-News is ready to download
1st Mar

2019

To read the latest edition click here Top stories include: TFA Reacts to the Resignation of George Eustice, MP Welsh Single Application Form 2019 BPS Update & Outstanding 2018 Payments Championing the Farmed Environment Launched ...

Looking After the Environment
1st Mar

2019

In our latest blog post, TFA North East Regional Chairman, Stephen Wyrill writes: It seems a week can’t go by without farmers being villainised for not looking after the environment.  From over grazing, wrecking soil health and how ...

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22nd Feb

2019

The latest TFA e-Bites is ready to download, click here: Top stories include: Countryside Stewardship Scheme Opens Livestock Information Program Update – bovine EID TFA Responds to Staffordshire County Council Estate Sale LEAF Open ...