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TFA Media Release No. 14 – Dairy Allied Industry Forum Must Produce More Than Talk
14th Mar

2016

Dairy Allied Industry Forum Must Produce More Than Talk The Tenant Farmers Association has set out what it believes would be a successful outcome from the Dairy Allied Industry Forum to be held on Tuesday 15 March. TFA National ...

TFA Media Release No. 13 – TFA AGM Report From the National Chairman
1st Mar

2016

Tenant Farmers Association THIRTY- FOURTH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING TUESDAY, 01 MARCH 2016 Report from the National Chairman  2015 was an exceptionally demanding year for many within our industry.  Before the year BEGAN we had already ...

TFA Media Release No. 12 – Volume Control and Promotion Key Parts of Dairy Recovery
29th Feb

2016

Volume Control and Promotion Key Parts of Dairy Recovery The Tenant Farmers Association has expressed its dismay that over a year into the current dairy crisis, there is still no end in sight and nothing like a clear plan to move the ...

TFA Media Release No. 11 – TFA Supports Farmers For Action Farming to London March
29th Feb

2016

TFA Supports Farmers For Action Farming to London March The Tenant Farmers Association has thrown its weight behind the decision by Farmers for Action to hold a “Farming to London March” on Wednesday 23 March. TFA National Chairman ...

TFA Media Release No. 10 – Farm Rent Review Dam Ready to Burst
15th Feb

2016

Farm Rent Review Dam Ready to Burst The Tenant Farmers Association believes if current economic conditions prevail, it is only a matter of time before we see a flood of farm rent reductions in England and Wales. TFA Chief Executive ...

TFA Media Release No. 09 – CAP Payments Should Feed the Roots of the Farming System
15th Feb

2016

CAP Payments Should Feed the Roots of the Farming System Open Meeting hosted by TFA at Hexham Auction Mart, Wednesday 24 February 2016, 7:30pm The Tenant Farmers Association is holding a special meeting to discuss the need to put ...

TFA Media Release No. 08 – Herefordshire Council Plans to Evict 5 Farm Families
29th Jan

2016

The Tenant Farmers Association has called on Herefordshire Council to shelve plans to serve Notices to Quit on five farm families on Monday 01 February. Herefordshire Council’s Cabinet decided at its meeting in December to have a ...

TFA Media Release No. 07 – Report on Tesco “Scratches the Surface” of Bad Practice
26th Jan

2016

Report on Tesco “Scratches the Surface” of Bad Practice The Tenant Farmers Association has welcomed today’s report of the Groceries Code Adjudicator, Christine Tacon, which has lifted the lid on bad practice amongst retailers. ...

TFA Media Release No. 06 – Interesting Results in TFA “Guess the Rent” Competition
26th Jan

2016

Interesting Results in TFA “Guess the Rent” Competition The Tenant Farmers Association used its presence at this year’s LAMMA show to hold a “guess the rent” competition for visitors to its stand and it produced some ...

TFA Media Release No. 05 – TFA Welcomes AHDB Listening Mode But it’s Now Time for Action
18th Jan

2016

TFA Welcomes AHDB Listening Mode But it’s Now Time for Action The Tenant Farmers Association has said that the Agricultural and Horticultural Development Board (AHDB) must show it is delivering real value to levy payers. Over ...

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 ...