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TFA at the 2019 Great Yorkshire Show – What’s on Guide
26th Jun

2019

** Note: Due to circumstances outside the control of the TFA, the RPA meeting planned for Wednesday 10 July, is now Tuesday 9 July, see below for more details. ** Advice, Information, and Support from the TFA at the 2019 Great ...

TFA Media Release – MR19/23 – MPs to Probe What Has Gone Wrong with Stewardship
24th Jun

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has welcomed the decision of the House of Commons, Environment Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee, to call both Rural Payments Agency and Natural England officials to account on how they have ...

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21st Jun

2019

To read this week’s TFA e-Bites click here: http://bit.ly/2Y5zZCm Have Your Say on Farm Tenancy Reform – Consultations End 2 July Midnight The RPA to Pay Up for Stewardship in July RPA Communications House of Commons EFRA ...

TFA Media Release – MR19/22 – Finally, Some Good News on Agri-Environment Payments
19th Jun

2019

Finally, Some Good News on Agri-Environment Payments The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has welcomed the news that participants in both the Environmental Stewardship and Countryside Stewardship schemes should expect to receive their ...

TFA Media Release – MR19/21 – DEFRA Hears Tenant Farmer Views on Tenancy Reform Proposals
18th Jun

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) and DEFRA have joined forces to hold two discussion groups on DEFRA’s consultation on reforms to agricultural tenancies open for responses until 02 July. The events were held at Scotch Corner, ...

Changing Tax Is the Key to More Sustainable Agricultural Tenancies
12th Jun

2019

This is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Scottish Tenant Farmers Association News, Summer 2019 edition, published the 12 June 2019 In April this year, the Department for the Environment ...

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5th Jun

2019

To read this week’s TFA e-Bites click here: http://bit.ly/2Wp8hU7   FREE One-to-One Tenancy Advisory Clinic at This Week’s Royal Cornwall Show Have Your Say on Farm Tenancy Reform Consultations – TFA Survey Closes ...

TFA Media Release MR19/20 – We Must Uphold Our Standards in Trade Deals
3rd Jun

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is warning the Government not to undermine British farmers by agreeing trade deals which allow imports of agricultural products produced to lower standards than apply domestically. TFA Chief ...

Eat More Meat to Save the Planet
31st May

2019

This is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Cumberland News and Westmorland Gazette, published on the 31 May 2019 Eat More Meat to Save the Planet A significant amount of nonsense is being ...

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31st May

2019

To read this week’s TFA e-News click here.   Top Stories include: Have Your Say on Farm Tenancy Reform Consultations? RPA Pressed on Delayed Environmental Stewardship Payments by TFA and CLA FREE TFA Advice Clinic at the Royal ...

TFA Media Release MR19/19 – Politicians Must Come Together to Avoid a “No Deal” Brexit
28th May

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is urging politicians from across the political spectrum to avoid knee-jerk reactions to the outcome of the European Parliament elections. TFA Chief Executive, George Dunn, said “Outcomes, such as ...

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24th May

2019

Read the Latest TFA e-Bites Here: http://bit.ly/2Eu0gCq Top Stories include: Fancy Working for the TFA? Have Your Say on the DEFRA Farm Tenancy Reform House of Commons EFRA Committee Grills Natural England over General Licence Debacle ...

General Licenses: The Latest Q&A from Natural England
23rd May

2019

As of 17 May 2019 and in response to an ongoing enquiries following the revoking of the long-standing General Licenses (GL04, GL05 and GL06) Natural England have answered some of the most frequently asked questions below to help ...