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TFA Media Release MR19/07 – The Great County Farm Sell Off Must Stop!
20th Feb

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is saddened to hear of another county council plan to sell off part of their farm holdings. Staffordshire County Council has to date, had a vibrant and large county farms estate. However, last week ...

TFA Media Release MR19/08 – Gove Must Commit to Bridging Payments for Everyone
19th Feb

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling for DEFRA Secretary of State, Michael Gove, to look at the bigger picture when it comes to mobilising farm support payments. This follows Mr Gove’s announcement at this week’s NFU ...

The Latest TFA e-Newsletter is Ready to Download
15th Feb

2019

The latest TFA e-Newsletter is ready to download, click here: Top stories include: Government No Deal Advice on Preparing for UK Border Changes RPA Announce Password Reset Changes Get involved! TFA Rent Benchmarking 2019 TFA Spring ...

TFA Media Release MR19/06 – Sensible Rent Review Discussions Needed During Brexit Uncertainty
11th Feb

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is urging landlords for a steady as you go approach to rent review discussions with tenants as the next round of spring farm rent reviews get underway. Although the postponement of many reviews in ...

This weeks TFA e-Bites is ready to download
8th Feb

2019

Download this weeks e-Bites here: http://bit.ly/2WRNAg8 Top stories this edition include: AHDB Review Delayed Bovine TB – New Rearing Unit Proposal Mind Your Head Red Tractor Risk Based Inspections Big Farmland Bird Count Plus ...

Mind Your Head week (Monday 11th – Friday 15th Feb)
7th Feb

2019

The TFA is supporting this year’s Mind Your Head campaign organised by leading farming charity Farm Safety Foundation to raise awareness and tackle the stigma of the growing issue of mental illness in farming. Recent research by the ...

GWCT Big Farmland Bird Count
6th Feb

2019

This important initiative offers a simple means of recording the effect of any conservation schemes currently being initiated by farmers and gamekeepers on their land. All you have to do is spend about 30 minutes recording the species ...

TFA Media Release MR19/05 – CONTINUING DELAYS TO FARM AND ENVIRONMENTAL PAYMENTS ARE HURTING FARM BUSINESSES.
4th Feb

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) continues to press for urgent action to assist those farmers awaiting payments under Government schemes including the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS), Countryside Stewardship and Environmental ...

This weeks TFA e-News is ready to download
1st Feb

2019

Top stories this edition includes: * RPA Payments Update * Vegan Pressure Group Targeting Dairy Farms * Sheep and Goat Inventory in Wales Closes Tonight * TFA Regional Roadshow in the South Plus details of over 2700 acres of farms and ...

TFA Media Release MR19/04 – MPS TABLE CRUCIAL AMENDMENTS TO THE AGRICULTURE BILL
28th Jan

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has welcomed the support it has received from a number of MPs in tabling important amendments to the Agriculture Bill aimed to ensure tenant farmers are not left out from accessing new schemes for ...

This weeks TFA e-Bites is ready to download
25th Jan

2019

This weeks TFA e-Bites is ready to download here Top stories this edition include: MPs Table Agriculture Bill Amendments to Assist Farm Tenants BPS England: Transfer Entitlements and Land Online Now Sheep & Goat Inventory in Wales ...

The Latest TFA e_News is ready to download
18th Jan

2019

Top stories this week include: Brexit – Unprecedented Times RPA Payment Latest Events Coming Up – Final date for Farming Connect – Understanding Welsh Agricultural Tenancy Legislation and TFA Member Regional Roadshow ...

TFA Media Release MR19/03 – DEFRA Clean Air Strategy Must Work for all Farmers
14th Jan

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is reminding DEFRA that it needs to understand the unique challenges facing tenant and other farmers who do not own the land they farm in delivering its Clean Air Strategy. TFA Farm Policy Adviser, ...