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TFA Media Release No. 04 – Holistic Approach Needed for Flood Management
13th Jan

2016

Holistic Approach Needed for Flood Management The Tenant Farmers Association has made the case again for the Government to take a systems based, holistic approach to manage flood risk. TFA National Chairman Stephen Wyrill said “How ...

TFA Media Release No. 03 – Pembrokeshire Could Teach Herefordshire a Thing or Two About County Farms Management
12th Jan

2016

Pembrokeshire Could Teach Herefordshire a Thing or Two About County Farms Management The Tenant Farmers Association has commended Pembrokeshire County Council for producing a forward looking program for its County Farms Estates. ...

TFA Media Release No. 02 – Landlords Agents Like Dodgy Used Car Salesmen in Farm Rent Reviews
6th Jan

2016

Landlords Agents Like Dodgy Used Car Salesmen in Farm Rent Reviews The Tenant Farmers Association’s Chief Executive, George Dunn, is calling for all landlords agents to act more appropriately in farm rent review negotiations. “The ...

TFA Media Release No. 01 – TFA Chairman to Address Oxford Real Farming Conference
6th Jan

2016

TFA Chairman to Address Oxford Real Farming Conference The Tenant Farmers Association’s National Chairman, Stephen Wyrill, will today take part in a panel session at the Oxford Real Farming Conference focusing on the sustainability ...

TFA Media Release No. 35 – Farm Rents Must Come Down in 2016
21st Dec

2015

Farm Rents Must Come Down in 2016 The Tenant Farmers Association’s National Chairman, Stephen Wyrill, has called for concerted action to get farm rents down in the New Year. “With little prospect of improvement in farming fortunes ...

TFA Media Release 34 – George Dunn Completes 5 Years as Chairman of Farming Charity
17th Dec

2015

George Dunn Completes 5 Years as Chairman of Farming Charity The Tenant Farmers Association’s long-standing, Chief Executive George Dunn has notched up five years as Chairman of the farm charity, The Farming Community Network (FCN) ...

TFA Media Release No. 33 – New Strategy for the Dairy Sector Needed Urgently
14th Dec

2015

New Strategy for the Dairy Sector Needed Urgently The Tenant Farmers Association is calling for a new strategy for the dairy sector to help hard-pressed dairy farmers faced with current low prices and little prospect of immediate ...

TFA Media Release No. 32 – Herefordshire Council Witholds Vital Farms Report
2nd Dec

2015

Herefordshire Council Witholds Vital Farms Report The Tenant Farmers Association is pressing Herefordshire Council to release a report on its smallholdings estate which the Council is holding under lock and key. TFA Chief Executive ...

TFA Media Release No. 31 – Herefordshire Council Cabinet Lacks Sound Judgement
26th Nov

2015

Herefordshire Council Cabinet Lacks Sound Judgement The Tenant Farmers Association has accused Herefordshire Council’s Cabinet of riding roughshod over the Council’s own governance by overturning a recommendation from the ...

TFA Media Release No. 30 – TFA Holds Constructive Dialogue With AHDB Dairy
25th Nov

2015

TFA Holds Constructive Dialogue With AHDB Dairy The Tenant Farmers Association’s National Chairman Stephen Wyrill and Chief Executive George Dunn have met with the full board of AHDB Dairy for detailed discussions over concerns ...

TFA Media Release No. 29 – Welsh Government Needs to Pay More Heed to Tenant Farmers
23rd Nov

2015

Welsh Government Needs to Pay More Heed to Tenant Farmers The Tenant Farmers Association in Wales, TFA Cymru, has called on the Welsh Government to ensure it is giving priority to issues affecting tenant farmers in Wales. Following the ...

TFA Media Release No. 28 – Welsh Capital Grants Scheme Must be Open to all Tenants
16th Nov

2015

Welsh Capital Grants Scheme Must be Open to all Tenants The Tenant Farmers Association in Wales, TFA Cymru, has told the Welsh Government that it must not exclude farm tenants with short lengths of term from being able to obtain ...