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TFA Media Release – MR20/17 – Covid-19: Food Retailers Must Act Responsibly
6th Apr

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has warned that retailers who have been handed the monopoly on getting food to consumers, must act responsibly. TFA National Chairman, Mark Coulman, said “At this time of emergency, the Government ...

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3rd Apr

2020

Welcome to This Week’s TFA e-News click here to read: https://bit.ly/2UW7mXO Top stories include: The latest Industry Covid-19 advice: Government Advice for Farmers, Landowners and Rural Businesses Updated Key Worker Letter TFA ...

TFA Lobbying #08 – Letter to the TFA from Welsh Government Environment and Rural Affairs Minister, Lesley Griffiths AM, in Light of the Current Covid-19 Situation
2nd Apr

2020

To read this letter to the TFA from Welsh Government Environment and Rural Affairs Minister, Lesley Griffiths AM, in Light of the Current Covid-19 Situation, please click on this link and then on the thumb nail image: George Dunn letter

TFA Blog #5 – Is the Government’s New Focus on Food Security Just Lip Service?
2nd Apr

2020

This blog is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Cumberland News and Westmorland Gazette, published on 27 March 2020.   Fifteen years ago, a jointly authored report by DEFRA and the ...

TFA Media Release – MR20/16 – Joint Appeal for Farming Landlords and Tenants to Work Together During These Challenging Times
31st Mar

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) and the Country Land and Business Association (CLA) are working together to support landlords and their farming tenants in these unparalleled times, with all sectors being impacted by the current ...

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27th Mar

2020

Welcome to This Week’s TFA e-News click here to read: https://bit.ly/2wI7tOv Top stories include: The latest Industry Covid-19 advice for: TFA Rent and Tenancy Guidance Government Support for the Self-Employed & Businesses ...

TFA Media Release – MR20/15 – It’s Never Been So Important to Look Out for One Another
24th Mar

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) recognises the increased pressures being faced by those farming the land they do not own and offers the following advice during this difficult time. As each day passes, it seems new challenges are ...

National Trust Writes to All its Tenants in the Light of the Covid-19 Crisis and Restrictions
24th Mar

2020

To read this letter, click on this link and then on the thumbnail image: National_Trust_Writes_to_its_Tenants

TFA Media Release MR20/14 – TFA Calls for Landlords to Give Respite to Farm Tenants Facing Covid-19 Difficulties
24th Mar

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA), is calling on all landlords to give respite to those farmers with whom they have land occupation agreements and who are experiencing difficulties as a result of the current Covid-19 pandemic. TFA ...

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20th Mar

2020

Inside this edition: DEFRA Breaking News: TFA – Here For You Lady Day Rent Review Advice DEFRA Responds to 2019 Tenancy Reform Consultation Natural England – General Licences Update DEFRA – Annual Small Holdings ...

TFA Media Release – MR20/13 – 3-CROP RULE TO BE AXED FOR FARMERS WITH WATERLOGGED LAND
20th Mar

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA), is delighted with today’s announcement from the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) that the crop diversification rules under the Basic Payment Scheme (known as the three-crop rule) are to be relaxed and ...