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TFA Media Release 17/08 –  FOOD SUPPLY CHAINS NEED MORE SCRUTINY AND TRANSPARENCY TO PROTECT CONSUMER INTERESTS
8th Mar

2017

FOOD SUPPLY CHAINS NEED MORE SCRUTINY AND TRANSPARENCY TO PROTECT CONSUMER INTERESTS The Tenant Farmers Association’s National Chairman, James Gray, has called for a greater degree of regulation of food supply chains beyond the farm ...

TFA Media Release 17/07 –  Tenant Farmers Association THIRTY- FIFTH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING THURSDAY, 02 MARCH 2017 Report from the National Chairman
2nd Mar

2017

Tenant Farmers Association THIRTY- FIFTH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING THURSDAY, 02 MARCH 2017 Report from the National Chairman It is an honour to have been elected by the Executive Committee of the Tenant Farmers Association to serve as the ...

TFA Media Release 17/06 –  HAMPSHIRE TENANT FARMER JAMES GRAY IS THE TFA’S NEW NATIONAL CHAIRMAN
2nd Mar

2017

HAMPSHIRE TENANT FARMER JAMES GRAY IS THE TFA’S NEW NATIONAL CHAIRMAN The Tenant Farmers Association’s new National Chairman is Hampshire Church Commissioners tenant farmer James Gray. James takes over from North Yorkshire County ...

TFA Media Release 17/05 – TFA CALLS ON THE CHANCELLOR TO USE FISCAL LEVERS TO ACHIEVE LONGER TERM FARM TENANCIES
28th Feb

2017

TFA CALLS ON THE CHANCELLOR TO USE FISCAL LEVERS TO ACHIEVE LONGER TERM FARM TENANCIES The Tenant Farmers Association has pressed the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, in advance of his spring Budget, to change the fiscal ...

TFA Media Release 17/04 – TFA’s New South West Chair Argues For Greater Involvement of Active Farmers and Graziers in Future Policy Making  
9th Feb

2017

TFA’s New South West Chair Argues For Greater Involvement of Active Farmers and Graziers in Future Policy Making   The Tenant Farmers Association’s new South West regional chair, Helen Radmore is passionate about ensuring ...

TFA Media Release 17/03 – TFA Statement on The Departure of Mark Grimshaw from the Rural Payments Agency
31st Jan

2017

TFA Statement on The Departure of Mark Grimshaw from the Rural Payments Agency The Tenant Farmers Association has said that it was sorry to see the departure of Mark Grimshaw as Chief Executive of the Rural Payments Agency. TFA Chief ...

TFA Media Release 17/02 – Post Brexit Farming Policy Must Understand the Benefits for the Whole Supply Chain
23rd Jan

2017

Post Brexit Farming Policy Must Understand the Benefits for the Whole Supply Chain The Tenant Farmers Association’s North East Chairman, Ken Lumley has stressed the need for policymakers to understand the extent to which public ...

TFA Media Release 17/01 – Time to Put Some Flesh on the BREXIT Bones
17th Jan

2017

Time to Put Some Flesh on the BREXIT Bones The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling for greater clarity from the Government on its plans for replacing the Common Agricultural Policy after the UK has left the European Union. ...

TFA Media Release No. 56 – Better Balance in the Supply Chain Must be Key Objective for the New Year
22nd Dec

2016

Better Balance in the Supply Chain Must be Key Objective for the New Year The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has highlighted the need for a better functioning food supply chain as a basic element of the UK’s post Brexit planning. ...

TFA Media Release No. 55 – Family Farms Must Be A Key Focus in Post Brexit Planning
30th Nov

2016

Family Farms Must Be A Key Focus in Post Brexit Planning Farmers for Action (FFA) and the Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) have come together to highlight the importance of ensuring a vibrant future for family farms across England and ...

Sheep and Tenanted Sectors Come Together to Talk Brexit at Welsh Winter Fair
22nd Nov

2016

Sheep and Tenanted Sectors Come Together to Talk Brexit at Welsh Winter Fair The National Sheep Association (NSA) and the Tenant Farmers Association in Wales (TFA Cymru) are coming together for a special seminar at the Royal Welsh ...

TFA Media Release No. 53 – Ombudsman Fails to Find Fault With Council’s Fake Pledge
14th Nov

2016

Ombudsman Fails to Find Fault With Council’s Fake Pledge The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has expressed its disappointment following a report from the Local Government Ombudsman (LGO) which failed to censure Herefordshire ...

TFA Media Release No. 52 – TFA Talks Brexit With DEFRA Secretary of State Andrea Leadsom
20th Oct

2016

TFA Talks Brexit With DEFRA Secretary of State Andrea Leadsom The Tenant Farmers Association today met with DEFRA Secretary of State Andrea Leadsom to discuss plans for a post Brexit food, agriculture and environmental policy. TFA ...