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Tenant Farmers Association Agriculture Bill – Briefing for Second Reading – 10 October 2018
3rd Oct

2018

Tenant Farmers Association Agriculture Bill – Briefing for Second Reading 10 October 2018 1. Introduction 1.1 The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is the only organisation dedicated to representing the interests of the tenanted ...

Media Release – MR18/36 – Parliament Set to Chart the Course of UK Agriculture Policy for the First Time in a Generation
1st Oct

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has challenged MPs from all Political Parties to work constructively towards creating a new UK agricultural policy as they prepare to debate new legislation in the House of Commons during the Second ...

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21st Sep

2018

Top stories this week include: *Government Provides Greater Detail on Post Brexit Farming Policy *Welsh Government Consultation “Brexit and Our Land” *Bridging Payments for Environmental Stewardship Customers in England ...

Media Release – MR18/35 – Warm Words Are No Substitute to Affirmative Action on Farm Tenancies
18th Sep

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has demanded the Government moves quickly to rectify its failure to address much needed changes to the legislative framework for agricultural tenancies.   TFA Chief Executive, George Dunn said, ...

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14th Sep

2018

Top stories this week include: * DEFRA Launches Agricultural Bill * TFA to Brief Shadow Agricultural Minister on Agricultural Bill * Farming Organisations Working together on post Brexit Policy * Welsh Government Consultation ...

Media Release – MR18/34 – Government’s Plans for Agriculture Lack Balance
12th Sep

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has criticised the Government’s lack of balance in its plans for Agriculture post Brexit.   TFA Chief Executive, George Dunn said, “We are not against moving from the status quo for ...

Media Release – MR18/33 – Agriculture Bill Must Provide Comprehensive Strategy for UK Agriculture
11th Sep

2018

Agriculture Bill Must Provide Comprehensive Strategy for UK Agriculture The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has set out what it believes should be contained within the much-anticipated Agriculture Bill which is expected to be ...

Media Release – MR18/30 – The Right Time to Review the Performance of AHDB
11th Sep

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has given a warm welcome to the decision by DEFRA and the Devolved Administrations to review the operation and performance of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB). TFA Chief ...

Media Release – MR18/32 – Farm Tenants Must Consider Rent Review Safety Valve
10th Sep

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is encouraging tenant farmers to take urgent advice about serving rent review notices to provide a safety valve in the event of a difficult post Brexit economic landscape for the agricultural ...

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7th Sep

2018

Top stories this week include: * Government Agrees Not to Abolish Class II National Insurance Contributions * Government Launches Pilot Scheme for Seasonal Workers * TFA Nominated to be a National Trust Appointed Body * BCMS policy ...

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3rd Sep

2018

Top stories this week include: * Government Launches Review of AHDB * BPS 2018 Recommendation for changes from Stakeholders * Commons Retrospective Payments * Sheep Movements Recording Changes in Wales * TFA Rent Benchmarking Plus, the ...

Media Release – MR18/31 – TFA Supports NFU Call for Further Drought Action from DEFRA
3rd Sep

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has joined with the NFU in challenging DEFRA into greater proactivity to address the consequences of this year’s summer drought conditions. TFA Chief Executive, George Dunn said “The challenges ...

Media Release – MR18/30 – The Right Time to Review the Performance of AHDB
3rd Sep

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has given a warm welcome to the decision by DEFRA and the Devolved Administrations to review the operation and performance of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB). TFA Chief ...