5th Jun

2020

TFA briefing circulated in advance of the Second Reading in the House of Lords. To read, click on the link below and then the thumbnail image:20June10Agriculture_Bill_Second_Reading_HofL_Briefing

3rd Jun

2020

Read this week’s TFA e-News here: https://bit.ly/2MmjJZv Top Stories Include: *Government Updates Its Covid-19 Advice and Guidance to Landlords and Tenants *Seasonal Workers to be Exempt from Quarantine *RPA Farm Inspections to ...

1st Jun

2020

This blog is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Cumberland News and Westmorland Gazette, published on 26 May 2020.   I have spent nearly 30 years lobbying Governments of various ...

1st Jun

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has cautioned that the next stage of the Agriculture Bill must not be rushed in the House of Lords. TFA Chief Executive, George Dunn, said “Everyone recognises how vital this piece of legislation ...

27th May

2020

Read this week’s TFA e-News here: https://bit.ly/2TIlYtU Top Stories Include: *Ag Bill Progresses to House of Lords *AHDB Launches New Portal to Help Shift Backlog of Potatoes *Prince Charles Provides Boost of Interest for Welsh ...

20th May

2020

Read this week’s TFA e-News here: https://bit.ly/2To88Nl Top Stories Include: * The Agriculture Bill Completes Its Stages in the House of Commons * Welsh Parliament Committee Endorses TFA Cymru Views on the UK Agriculture Bill * UK ...

18th May

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has said that DEFRA and the Welsh Government must work harder to get scheme payments out to farmers on time. TFA National Chairman, Mark Coulman, said “Even before the country was hit by the ...

13th May

2020

Welcome to this Week’s TFA e-News click here to read: https://bit.ly/2T0Xzjg Top story: Ag Bill MP Lobbying Latest Covid-19 Updates Including: * Dairy Farmer Grant Support * Changes to Restrictions * Bounce Back Loans and State Aid ...

13th May

2020

As the Agriculture Bill returns to the House of Commons for its final stages before heading to the House of Lords.  This joint industry letter was circulated to MPs encouraging them to participate in Wednesday’s debate.  To read ...

12th May

2020

TFA briefing for MP’s in advance of the Report Stage on the Agriculture Bill in the House of Commons.  To read, click on the link below and then the thumbnail image: 20May12Report_stage_brief.

11th May

2020

This blog is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Cumberland News and Westmorland Gazette, published on 30 April 2020.   In what seems like a blink of an eye, a threat so small that is to ...

11th May

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has welcomed the Prime Minister’s statement on planned measures to relax some of the restrictions put in place by the Government to control the spread of Covid-19. TFA Chief Executive, George Dunn ...

7th May

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has written to DEFRA minister, Victoria Prentis MP, to make a plea for the Government to consider important amendments to the Agriculture Bill in light of the impact of the Covid-19 crisis on the ...