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12th Apr

2019

The latest TFA e-News is ready to download here: Top stories include: DEFRA and the Welsh Government set out Radical Proposals for Reforms to Agricultural Tenancy Legislation New Units of Production Order for Succession Applications ...

TFA Media Release MR19/14 – English and Welsh Governments Open the Door to Farm Tenancy Changes
8th Apr

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has welcomed the launch of concurrent consultations on agricultural tenancies in England and Wales planned for tomorrow. These consultations spring from a comprehensive report delivered to DEFRA and ...

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5th Apr

2019

The latest TFA e-Bites is ready to download here Top stories include: RPA Performance Must Improve Transitional Stewardship Agreements Cross Party Initiative to Ban Sky Lanterns TFA to Address Agricultural Law Association Meeting in ...

Farm Safety Partnership urges farmers to stay safe around livestock
3rd Apr

2019

Every year there are deaths and injuries to farmers and other workers while handling livestock. These are often caused by using poor equipment, ineffective methods of moving stock and an underestimation of the strength, speed or ...

TFA Media Release – MR19/13 – RPA Performance Must Improve Starting with Bridging Payments to Cover all Delays
1st Apr

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is pleased to hear that the RPA has completed over 98% of 2018 Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) payments in advance of the June deadline, this shows significant improvement in the Agency’s processing ...

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29th Mar

2019

The latest TFA e-News is ready to download here Top stories include: Preparing for EU Exit UK Farming Round Table Urge MPs to Agree an Orderly Exit DEFRA Publishes Farm Rent Data for 2017 TFA Cymru Presses Tenancy Issues with Welsh ...

UK Farming Roundtable Urges MPs to Deliver Brexit Certainty
29th Mar

2019

Media Release Thursday 28 March 2019 UK Farming Roundtable Urges MPs to Deliver Brexit Certainty The UK Farming Roundtable1, representing farmers and growers from agricultural organisations across the UK, has today written to all MPs ...

TFA Media Release – MR19/12 – Additional Time Granted for Brexit Negotiations Must be Used Wisely
25th Mar

2019

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is urging all Members of Parliament to work constructively over the next few days to make the most of the additional time made available to the UK to negotiate our exit from the EU. TFA Chief ...

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22nd Mar

2019

The latest TFA e-Bites is ready to download here Inside top stories include: DEFRA Reports Drop in Smallholding Estates TFA Calls for Brexit Transition Period Support 2019 Stewardship Annual Revenue Claims Open Countryside Productivity ...

02 – TFA Submission to Suffolk County Council’s Policy Development Panel on the Future Management of Its County Council Smallholding Estate
22nd Mar

2019

Supporting Farmers Through the Transition Period and the Future of the Agricultural Tenancy Legislation.
21st Mar

2019

Based on a presentation given by TFA Policy Adviser, Lynette Steel, at the Westminster Food and Nutrition Forum on Thursday 14 March 2019. There is no doubt that it is an exciting, if not slightly daunting times that lie ahead of us ...

03 – TFA Response to Department of Environment Food and Rural Affairs Consultation on Conservation Covenants
22nd Mar

2019

Who is Looking Forward to Controlling Our Own Laws Post Brexit?
15th Mar

2019

Who is Looking Forward to Controlling Our Own Laws Post Brexit? Piece originally written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Cumberland News and Westmorland Gazette, published on the 25 January 2019 A much-vaunted benefit of ...