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This week’s e-Bites is Here!
24th Feb

2021

Read this week’s TFA e-Bites here: http://bit.ly/3upDofD Top Stories Include: TFA Budget Submission Focuses on the Need for Longer Term Farm Business Tenancies More Interest in TFA BPS Lump Sum Survey TFA Response to DEFRA and Welsh ...

TFA 2021 Lobbying #06 – TFA Consultation Response on Improvements to Animal Welfare in Transport
24th Feb

2021

The TFA has responded to the Consultation on Improvements to Animal Welfare in Transport, to read its submission, please click on this link, and then on the thumb nail image: 21February24Animal_Welfare_Transit_response

TFA Blog #33: Building a Cyber Security Plan of Action for Your Business
23rd Feb

2021

This blog has been guest written by Sarah Lyons, Deputy Director for Economy & Society, the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) – a part of GCHQ   Over the past year, businesses in the UK have adjusted to new ways of working ...

TFA Media Release MR21/04 – Changing Tax Is the Only Route to Sustainable Farm Tenancies
22nd Feb

2021

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is once again lobbying for changes in the taxation framework within which agricultural tenancies operate to secure longer and more sustainable farm tenancy agreements. TFA Chief Executive, George ...

TFA 2021 Lobbying #05 – March 2021 Budget Submission From the TFA
22nd Feb

2021

In advance of the March 2021 Budget, the TFA has written to Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, to argue for the following changes in taxation. To read the Budget submission, click on this link and then the thumb nail image: ...

This Week’s e-News is Here!
17th Feb

2021

To read this week’s edition, click here:http://bit.ly/3ui7d1U Top stories include: DEFRA Answers TFA Member Questions on the Agricultural Transition Plan in England TFA Findings on Proposed Lump Sum Scheme Discussed on Farmers Weekly ...

TFA Blog #32: DEFRA Answers Member Questions on Future Farm Policy
15th Feb

2021

Q&A From TFA Webinar: What the New Agriculture Policy Means for You (Jan 2021) Following on from TFA Webinar, What the New Agriculture Policy Means for our Members, Jonathan Baker Head of the Future Farming Programme Policy answers ...

TFA Blog #31 – Mental Health: The Biggest Hidden Problem in Farming Today
12th Feb

2021

As part of the annual Mind Your Head campaign (15-19 February) organised by farming charity The Farm Safety Foundation, the TFA is encouraging farmers and those living and working in agriculture to start putting their mental health ...

TFA Blog #30 – DEFRA Plans Environmental Land Management Pilot without a Runway Ready Scheme
12th Feb

2021

DEFRA Plans Environmental Land Management Pilot without a Runway Ready Scheme This blog is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The East Anglia Daily Times, published on 30 January 2021. Three ...

This Week’s e-Bites is Here!
10th Feb

2021

To read this week’s edition, click here: http://bit.ly/3qbXgjZ Top stories: *New AHDB Strategy Could Be Too Little Too Late *TFA Survey Shows Significant Interest in DEFRA BPS Lump Sum Exit Scheme *Time to Check BPS Entitlement ...

TFA Media Release – MR21/03: Strong Interest in BPS Lump Sum Exit Scheme from English Tenant Farmers
8th Feb

2021

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has today published the findings of its survey of tenant farmer views on DEFRA’s plans for a Lump Sum Payment Exit Scheme. The Lump Sum Scheme is one of a suite of schemes DEFRA is introducing as ...