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Media Release No. 05 – TFA Wins Planning Protection for Farm Tenants
17th Mar

2014

TFA Wins Planning Protection for Farm Tenants The Tenant Farmers Association is pleased that the Government has listened to its concerns over the extension of permitted rights to develop farm buildings into houses and has agreed to ...

Media Release 04 – No Justification for Farm Rents to Increase This Year
10th Mar

2014

No Justification for Farm Rents to Increase This Year The Tenant Farmers Association has warned agricultural landlords and their agents that there is no scope for rent increases this year on farm tenancies regulated by the Agricultural ...

Media Release 03 – Report from the National Chairman
5th Mar

2014

Tenant Farmers Association THIRTY-SECOND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING WEDNESDAY, 05 MARCH 2014 Report from the National Chairman It is an honour to have the privilege of leading the Tenant Farmers Association for the next three years as ...

Media Release 02 – Yorkshire Dairy Farmer is New TFA National Chairman
4th Mar

2014

The Tenant Farmers Association has a new National Chairman – Stephen Wyrill who is a dairy farmer and County Council farm tenant from North Yorkshire. Stephen takes over from Somerset Crown Estate tenant farmer Jeremy Walker who has ...

Media Release 01 – Disaster Looms for Upland Farming and Environment
17th Feb

2014

Disaster Looms for Upland Farming and Environment The Tenant Farmers Association is warning that unless DEFRA and the Welsh Government change tack on CAP reform implementation, they risk creating a disaster for the uplands. TFA Chief ...

Helping Through the Floods
13th Feb

2014

Want to know what you can do to help farmers affected by the floods, click here for full details.

TFA CAP Reform Roadshow
17th Jan

2014

  TFA CAP Reform Roadshow – Next Meetings Coming Soon – STILL TIME TO BOOK YOUR PLACE! The TFA has teamed up with HSBC Agriculture to deliver a special roadshow of 11 meetings throughout England to inform members about ...

Media Release 17 – 2014: A Year of Promises and Pitfalls
24th Dec

2013

2014: A Year of Promises and Pitfalls The Tenant Farmers Association’s National Chairman, Jeremy Walker, believes that 2014 will be a year of both promises and potential pitfalls for the farming community. “After two years ...

Tidal Surge Advice from Natural England
20th Dec

2013

Natural England has released an Information Note concerning the recent tidal surge along the East coast of England and implications for agri-environment schemes.  Click here for further information.

Media Release 16 – Welsh Government Makes Wrong Decision on Farm Payments
19th Dec

2013

Welsh Government Makes Wrong Decision on Farm Payments The Tenant Farmers Association Cymru has said that the Welsh Government’s decision to transfer 15% of the budget for direct payments to farmers into rural development ...

Media Release 15 – Government Listens to Industry on CAP Implementation
19th Dec

2013

Government listens to industry on CAP implementation The Tenant Farmers Association has welcomed today’s announcement by the DEFRA Secretary of State on Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Reform implementation.  TFA National ...

Joint Industry and Government Slurry Management and Storage Project
11th Dec

2013

DEFRA has published the report of the joint industry and Government slurry management and storage project, which reviewed the existing regulatory framework and makes recommendations for improvements. The project was commissioned by ...

CAP Reform Implementation in England – Meetings Roadshow
10th Dec

2013

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has teamed up with HSBC Agriculture to deliver a special roadshow of meetings throughout England to explain the final details of the CAP reform package to be implemented from 01 January 2015.  ...