News
Media Release 15 – Government Listens to Industry on CAP Implementation
19th Dec

2013

Government listens to industry on CAP implementation The Tenant Farmers Association has welcomed today’s announcement by the DEFRA Secretary of State on Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Reform implementation.  TFA National ...

Joint Industry and Government Slurry Management and Storage Project
11th Dec

2013

DEFRA has published the report of the joint industry and Government slurry management and storage project, which reviewed the existing regulatory framework and makes recommendations for improvements. The project was commissioned by ...

CAP Reform Implementation in England – Meetings Roadshow
10th Dec

2013

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has teamed up with HSBC Agriculture to deliver a special roadshow of meetings throughout England to explain the final details of the CAP reform package to be implemented from 01 January 2015.  ...

CAP Reform Implementation – Digital by Default
3rd Dec

2013

Joint letter to DEFRA Secretary of State Owen Paterson from the National Chairman of the TFA and Presidents of the NFU and CLA concerning the need to maintain manual systems alongside the development of digital capability when ...

TFA Chief Executive Appears before the EFRA Select Committee
7th Nov

2013

Click here to watch TFA Chief Executive George Dunn giving evidence on CAP Reform implementation to the EFRA Select Committee on Wednesday, 30 October 2013.

TFA Chief Executive on BBC Radio 4 Farming Today
7th Nov

2013

Click here to listen to TFA Chief Executive George Dunn being interviewed on BBC Radio 4 Farming Today with STFA’s Angus McCall.

Media Release 14 – DEFRA should rethink its position on limiting direct payments
2nd Sep

2013

DEFRA should rethink its position on limiting direct payments   The Tenant Farmers Association has challenged DEFRA to rethink its intention not to place a limit on direct payments to claimants when implementing the current round ...

New TFA Website
30th Aug

2013

Hopefully everyone now has their access to the new TFA website which was launched mid August, and has had a chance to see the new, improved design which will make your on-line experience a lot easier and user friendly.

Media Release 13 – Joint Statement On Common Agriculture Policy Agreed By NFU, CLA, TFA And DEFRA
19th Jul

2013

There are still some key stages left to go in the EU negotiations on the CAP but June marked a major milestone in the main EU negotiations on CAP reform. The focus now needs to be on implementation. There are choices in how we do this, ...

Media Release 12 – Fair Deal on Cap A Necessity, Says Industry
18th Jul

2013

The CAP coalition, led by the NFU, the CLA and the TFA, met at the Great Yorkshire Show today to reinforce its simple message to Government: it supports policy which ensures English farmers can continue to produce high quality food for ...

Media Release 11 – Is Anaerobic Digestion Creating More Problems Than It Solves
16th Jul

2013

The Tenant Farmers Association has sounded an alarm bell over the rapid expansion in the number of anaerobic digestion (AD) plants using agricultural crops as feedstocks. Whilst the TFA does not actively campaign in the arena of ...

Media Release 10 – The Future Of Farming: Are Landlords Part Of The Problem Or Willing To Be Part Of The Solution?
9th Jul

2013

The Tenant Farmers Association has challenged rural landlords to consider whether they are part of the solution to the future of farming or part of the problem. On the eve of the publication of the “Future of Farming” report it ...

Media Release 09 –  Cap Reform Implementation Must Respect Farm Tenants
9th Jul

2013

Tenant Farmers Association National Chairman, Jeremy Walker, will use a speech to a high level seminar on CAP Reform in London on Thursday to say that, now we have the high-level, political agreement for the reformed Common ...