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TFA Media Release MR17/37 – Transcript of address by DEFRA Minister of State, George Eustice MP to TFA Conference on 14 November 2017
12th Dec

2017

Transcript of address by DEFRA Minister of State, George Eustice MP to TFA Conference on 14 November 2017 Thank you James and it’s a real pleasure to be here at your conference which I know focuses on the resilience in the tenancy ...

TFA Media Release MR17/36 – Address by Tenant Farmers Association Chief Executive, George Dunn to the Worshipful Company of Farmers Court and Livery Luncheon
5th Dec

2017

Address by Tenant Farmers Association Chief Executive, George Dunn to the Worshipful Company of Farmers Court and Livery Luncheon Tuesday 05 December 2017 Master, my Lords, Ladies and Gentlemen. It is a privilege to have been asked by ...

TFA Media Release MR17/35 – Industry/Government Partnership Produces Clear Plan for the Future of Welsh Agriculture
27th Nov

2017

Industry/Government Partnership Produces Clear Plan for the Future of Welsh Agriculture The Tenant Farmers Association in Wales (TFA Cymru) has welcomed the publication of a key report setting out a roadmap for the development of Welsh ...

TFA Media Release MR17/34 – Autumn Budget: A Failure of Joined up Government
24th Nov

2017

Autumn Budget: A Failure of Joined up Government The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has criticised the Government for what it sees as a failure to grasp the need for the sort of joined up working needed to make a success of Brexit. ...

TFA Media Release MR17/33 – Tenanted Sector of Agriculture Needs Land Tax Reform to be Brexit Ready
20th Nov

2017

Tenanted Sector of Agriculture Needs Land Tax Reform to be Brexit Ready The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is urging the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, to take on board its proposals for reforms to the ...

TFA Media Release MR17/32 – TFA Looks to Michael Gove for Support in Achieving Longer Term Tenancies
10th Nov

2017

TFA Looks to Michael Gove for Support in Achieving Longer Term Tenancies The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has met DEFRA Secretary of State the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP to highlight some of the specific challenges facing the tenanted ...

TFA Media Release 17/31 – TFA Welcomes New RSA Commission on Food Farming and the Countryside
1st Nov

2017

TFA Welcomes New RSA Commission on Food Farming and the Countryside The Tenant Farmers Association has welcomed the launch of a new RSA Commission seeking to engage widely with the British public to establish a mandate for change for ...

TFA Media Release 17/30 – Single TB Breakdown Costs Tenant Farmer over £100,000
30th Oct

2017

Single TB Breakdown Costs Tenant Farmer over £100,000 The Tenant Farmers Association has highlighted the significant financial cost incurred by cattle farmers when bovine TB strikes in their herds. Mark Peters, a tenant farmer from ...

TFA Media Release 17/29 – Welsh Government Plans for Agriculture Must Be Inclusive of Tenant Farmers
23rd Oct

2017

Welsh Government Plans for Agriculture Must Be Inclusive of Tenant Farmers The Tenant Farmers Association in Wales (TFA Cymru) has urged that the particular challenges likely to be encountered by those who rent farm land post Brexit ...

TFA Media Release 17/28 – The TFA Launches the Responsible Landlord Scheme
4th Oct

2017

The TFA Launches the Responsible Landlord Scheme The Tenant Farmers Association has launched a scheme to assist responsible landlords to reach fair agreements with their farm tenants. The TFA’s responsible landlord scheme is a ...

TFA Media Release 17/27 – The Chancellor Must Use Fiscal Levers to Enhance Productivity in the Tenanted Sector of Agriculture
19th Sep

2017

The Chancellor Must Use Fiscal Levers to Enhance Productivity in the Tenanted Sector of Agriculture The Tenant Farmers Association has submitted its recommendations for taxation changes in advance of the autumn Budget planned to be ...

TFA Media Release 17/26 – Welsh Government National Resources Policy Provides Clarity of Vision
13th Sep

2017

Welsh Government National Resources Policy Provides Clarity of Vision The Tenant Farmers Association in Wales (TFA Cymru) has commended the Welsh Government’s recently published Natural Resources Policy and will be seeking to work ...

TFA Media Release 17/25 – Herefordshire Farm Tenant Challenges Council Leader to Justify His Eviction
12th Sep

2017

Herefordshire Farm Tenant Challenges Council Leader to Justify His Eviction Tenant Farmers Association member, Steve Clayton, a farm tenant on the Herefordshire County Council estate, has written to the Leader of Herefordshire Council ...