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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 ...

TFA Media Release 17/24 – No Justification for Farm Rent Increases This Autumn
14th Aug

2017

No Justification for Farm Rent Increases This Autumn The Tenant Farmers Association has called on landlords to back off in arguing for farm rent increases this autumn. Michaelmas, which falls on 29 September, is a traditional date for ...

TFA Media Release 17/23 – UK Livestock Brexit Group – Time to be proactive in winning markets, livestock representatives urge Government
14th Aug

2017

UK Livestock Brexit Group Press Release – 14 August 2017 Time to be proactive in winning markets, livestock representatives urge Government Brexit presents a tremendous opportunity for the UK livestock sector, but Government ...

TFA Media Release 17/22 – Industry calls for development tax exemption on new farm buildings
4th Aug

2017

Industry calls for development tax exemption on new farm buildings   The CLA, NFU, TFA and CAAV have sent a joint letter to Housing and Planning Minister Alok Sharma calling for new farm buildings to be exempted from a revised ...

TFA Media Release 17/21 – Farming Industry Calls for Commitments on post-Brexit Transition
4th Aug

2017

Farming Industry Calls for Commitments on post-Brexit Transition   Fourteen farming organisations have come together to issue a joint statement calling on UK Government to provide short-term certainty for the industry as exiting ...

TFA Media Release 17/20 – TFA Selects New Legal Expenses Insurance Partner
21st Jul

2017

TFA Selects New Legal Expenses Insurance Partner   The Tenant Farmers Association is delighted to be entering a new partnership with Legal Protection Group to provide legal expenses insurance for its members including cover for ...

TFA Cymru Media Release 17/19 – TFA Cymru Holds Productive Discussions with Welsh First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Environment & Rural Affairs
17th Jul

2017

TFA Cymru Holds Productive Discussions with Welsh First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Environment & Rural Affairs Cabinet Secretary Lesley Griffiths visits TFA Cymru Chairman, Dennis Matheson’s Farm. The Tenant Farmers ...

TFA Media Release 17/18 – Brexit Makes Role Extension for Groceries Code Adjudicator Even More Vital
10th Jul

2017

Brexit Makes Role Extension for Groceries Code Adjudicator Even More Vital The Tenant Farmers Association is calling for the Government to take action to broaden and deepen the role of the Groceries Code Adjudicator to ensure fair ...

TFA Media Release 17/17 – Welcome Evidence of Longer Farm Business Tenancies
27th Jun

2017

Welcome Evidence of Longer Farm Business Tenancies The Tenant Farmers Association has welcomed a report from the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV) indicating that there has been a significant improvement in the average ...

TFA Media Release 17/16 – Politics Must Give Way to Statesmanship to Secure Successful Brexit
12th Jun

2017

Politics Must Give Way to Statesmanship to Secure Successful Brexit The Tenant Farmers Association has called on all UK Political Parties to focus on delivering a successful Brexit rather than political infighting. TFA Chief Executive ...

TFA Media Release 17/15 – Time for Unity in the Wake of the General Election
7th Jun

2017

Time for Unity in the Wake of the General Election The Tenant Farmers Association has called on all Political Parties to unite around the common theme of making a success of Brexit over the length of the next Parliament. Speaking in ...