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Media Release – MR18/44 – TFA Supports Option for Lump Sum and Delinked BPS Payments
19th Nov

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has spoken out in favour of the proposed plans to allow delinking and consolidation of Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) payments into a lump sum as part of the transition to new agricultural policy in ...

Media Release – MR18/43 – AHDB Needs Overhaul for More Accountability and Levy Payer Value
12th Nov

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has called for fundamental change in how AHDB is structured, funded and run to strengthen its accountability to levy payers and to ensure that it is delivering value to the agricultural and ...

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9th Nov

2018

Top stories this week include: TFA Updates Proposed Amendments to the Agriculture Bill TFA Cymru Provides Evidence to the Welsh Assembly on the Agriculture Bill Deadline Day for AHDB Review, Have Your Say! Making Tax Digital for VAT ...

Media Release – MR18/42 – A Progressive Farming Industry Needs a Progressive Tenanted Sector
6th Nov

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling for urgent action from the Government to make necessary changes to the legislative and fiscal frameworks within which agricultural tenancies operate. At least one third of the ...

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2nd Nov

2018

This edition top stories include: TFA Joins Farming and Environmental Organisations for Lobby Event in Parliament TFA to Give Evidence to the House of Lords Rural Economy Committee Clean Air Strategy Consultation – Workshop Invites ...

Media Release – MR18/41 – Agriculture Bill: Farming and Environmental Groups Unite on Crucial Long-term Funding Message
30th Oct

2018

Agriculture Bill: Farming and environmental groups unite on crucial long-term funding message   This event is co-hosted by the CLA, NFU, representatives from Greener UK, Tenant Farmers Association, the National Sheep Association, Soil ...

Media Release – MR18/40 – Farm Tenants Must Not Be Disenfranchised by New Farm Policy in Wales
29th Oct

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association in Wales (TFA Cymru) has submitted its response to the Welsh Government’s “Brexit and our Land” consultation, warning that an important prerequisite for any new policy framework will be reform to ...

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26th Oct

2018

Top stories this week include: TFA Gives Evidence to the Agriculture Bill Committee Amendments to the Agriculture Bill TFA, NFU and CLA give evidence to the EFRA Select Committee Agri Bill Inquiry Rural Arbitrators listen to the ...

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23rd Oct

2018

This editions top stories include: TFA Keeps Up the Pressure for MPs to Include Measures for Tenant Farmers in the Agriculture Bill Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) case confirmed in Scotland Chief Secretary to the Treasury, RT ...

Media Release – MR18/39 – Hammond Must Provide A Better Fiscal Framework for Farm Tenancies
23rd Oct

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is urging the Chancellor of the Exchequer to consider in his autumn Budget including much needed reforms to the taxation environment within which rural landlords make decisions about letting land to ...

Media Release – MR1838 – Farm Productivity Must Not Play Second Fiddle to Other Policy Objectives
15th Oct

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) wants to see DEFRA’s future policy for agriculture give greater prominence to matters of raising farm productivity alongside a new scheme to promote payments to deliver environmental and animal ...

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12th Oct

2018

Top stories this week include: MPs Debate Agriculture Bill on Second Reading TFA Provides Written Evidence to The House Of Commons EFRA Select Committee Red Meat Benchmarking Initiative Launched by HCC in Wales Rural Arbitrators to ...

Media Release – MR18/37 – Perfect Time for Government to Address Long-Standing Tenanted Farm Issues
8th Oct

2018

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling for the Government to turn rhetoric into action by bringing forward much needed changes to the legislative and fiscal environments within which agricultural tenancies operate.   TFA ...