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This Week’s TFA e-Bites is Here!
21st Oct

2020

Inside This Week’s Top News Bites: *House of Lords Insists on Its Trade Standards Amendments to the Agriculture Bill *DEFRA Considers Specific Implications for Tenant Farmers in Development of New Environmental Land Management ...

TFA Media Release – MR20/38: More Realism Needed in Letting Farm Business Tenancies
19th Oct

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling for a greater degree of realism from landlords of farmland and their agents when approaching new Farm Business Tenancies (FBTs). UK agriculture is about to face the prospect of trading ...

TFA Blog #19- What Future for the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board?
16th Oct

2020

This blog is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Cumberland News and Westmorland Gazette, published on 25 September 2020.   Two years ago, the Government called for views on the role and ...

This Week’s TFA e-News is Here!
14th Oct

2020

Read this weeks publication here: https://bit.ly/3droPAr Inside this week’s e-News: *MPs Denied a Vote on Improvements to the Trade and Agriculture Commission but Overturn House of Lords Amendment to the Agriculture Bill on Trade ...

Lobbying #22 – Joint Letter from CLA, NFU, TFA and Countryside Alliance Seeking an Amendment to the Highways Act 1980 To Allow Temporary Diversions of Rights of Way where Livestock are Present
12th Oct

2020

Rural organisations join forces in proposal for amendment to Highways Act 1980 Rural groups have joined forces to call for an amendment to the Highways Act 1980 which would improve safety on the public rights way of network following a ...

TFA Media Release – MR20/37 – Denying MPs a Vote on Trade Standards Commission Bad for Democracy
12th Oct

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has criticised a procedural manoeuvre, which will deny MPs the opportunity of voting on a crucial House of Lords amendment to the Agriculture Bill, strengthening the role of the Trade Standards ...

TFA Media Release – MR20/36: Farming Organisations Set Out Proposals for Future Environmental Land Management Scheme (ELMS) programme
5th Oct

2020

Leading farming organisations have come together to set out their proposals for future government policy that can form the foundation of sustainable farming in England for generations to come. The NFU, CLA, TFA, GWCT, LEAF, Sustainable ...

This Week’s TFA e-Bites is Here!
30th Sep

2020

Read This Week’s TFA e-Bites Here: https://bit.ly/3l2UAT0 This week’s top stories include: TFA Joins Future British Standards Coalition The Key Time for Autumn Farm Rent Reviews RPA Inspections and Debt Recovery to Restart TFA ...

Lobbying #21 – Farming Organisations White Paper to Deliver Positive Agenda for Environmental Land Management in England
30th Sep

2020

The TFA has joined with a number of organisations including the NFU, CLA, LEAF, the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust and The Sustainable Food Trust to put together a White Paper setting out a better basis for DEFRA’s proposed ...

This Week’s e-News is Here!
23rd Sep

2020

To Read this Edition of the TFA e-News, click here: https://bit.ly/3cpi3dF Top Stories Inside This Week’s Edition Include: *Peers Hold Lengthy Debate on Agricultural Tenancies *County Council Retirement (Case A) Notice to Quit ...

TFA Media Release – MR20/35: Time for Tenants to Take the Initiative on Farm Rent Reviews
21st Sep

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is advising all tenant farmers to consider whether they should be pursuing a farm rent review. Most farm tenancies contain provisions for a rent review that can be used by either landlords or ...

This Week’s TFA e-Bites is Here!
16th Sep

2020

Read This Week’s TFA e-Bites Here:https://bit.ly/3carwpd   This Week’s Stories Include: *Long Debate for First Day of Report Stage on the Agriculture Bill *Agricultural Law Association Launches New Dispute Resolution Panel ...

TFA Lobbying #20 – TFA Response to the Dairy Contracts Consultation
16th Sep

2020

To read, click on the link below and then the thumbnail image: 20September15Milk_contracts_consultation_Final