13th Jul

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has warned the Government that its newly formed International Trade Standards Commission must have substance and be allowed to have real impact. The argument over standards in trade has been long ...

8th Jul

2020

Read This Week’s TFA e-Bites here: https://bit.ly/2Z5AHCi   Top stories include:   House of Lords Starts Line by Line Scrutiny of Agriculture Bill Welsh Government Responds to Senedd Committee Report on the Agriculture ...

7th Jul

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has expressed its dismay over reports that Tesco is demanding price cuts from its suppliers to allow the retailer to compete with other food retailers. TFA Chief Executive, George Dunn, said “We ...

1st Jul

2020

Read this week’s TFA e-News here: https://bit.ly/38i3vdT  Top Stories Include: *More Information on Policy Transition in England Expected by September *DEFRA Relaunches Consultation on New Environmental Land Management Scheme for ...

30th 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 June 2020. It has been over 45 years since the UK has been able to determine ...

24th Jun

2020

Read this week’s TFA e-News here: https://bit.ly/3dmllNH Top Stories Include: * Committee Stage for The Agriculture Bill in The House of Lords to Begin on 06 July *DEFRA to Reopen Environmental Land Management Consultation * ...

23rd Jun

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling for DEFRA to provide further detail on its plans for implementation of new policies as we move away from the Common Agricultural Policy. Speaking at a Westminster Forum event today, TFA ...

22nd Jun

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is warning that tenant farmers in England may not be able to access new Government public payments for public goods schemes. DEFRA is planning to relaunch its consultation on plans for a new ...

10th Jun

2020

Read this week’s TFA e-News here: https://bit.ly/30twgTd Top Stories Include: *Second Reading of the Agricultural Bill Takes Place in the House of Lords Today *Have You Signed the Petition Calling for the Protection of Standards in ...

9th Jun

2020

This blog is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The East Anglia Daily Times, published on 30 May 2020. Leaving aside the impact of Covid-19, 2020 was already going to be a difficult year for ...

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