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13th Mar

2020

Inside this week’s issue: DEFRA Issues Information on 2018 Farm Rents Mark Coulman Takes Over as TFA National Chairman The Ups and Downs of the New Chancellor’s First Budget Statement Agriculture Bill Heading Towards Report ...

TFA Media Release – MR20 /12 – Tenant Farmers Association 38th AGM – National Chairman Report by Mark Coulman – 10 March 2020
10th Mar

2020

Tenant Farmers Association THIRTY – EIGHTH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING TUESDAY, 10 MARCH 2020 Report from the National Chairman – Mark Coulman It is an immense honour to take over the Chairmanship of the Tenant Farmers Association ...

TFA Media Release – MR20/11 – New TFA National Chairman Calls for Action on Farm Rents
10th Mar

2020

The new National Chairman of the Tenant Farmers Association (TFA), Mark Coulman, is encouraging tenant farmers to consider triggering farm rent reviews this year. Traditionally, the bulk of farm rent reviews fall at the end of March to ...

TFA Blog #04 – The New Chancellor of The Exchequer Must Use Fiscal Levers to Improve Farm Tenancy Security
9th Mar

2020

This blog is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The Cumberland News and Westmorland Gazette, published on 28 February 2020. Rishi Sunak will have been both surprised and delighted to find ...

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6th Mar

2020

Inside this week’s TFA e-Bites TFA Hits Out Against Speculation Over Plans to Increase the Tax on Red Diesel House of Commons Agriculture Bill Committee Considers Farm Tenancy Amendments TFA Cymru Gives Evidence on UK Agriculture ...

Joint Industry Letter to DEFRA and the Home Office Urging Them to Work Together to Combat the Scourge of Illegal Hare Coursing
4th Mar

2020

The TFA has co-signed a letter sent from an alliance of farming, business, rural and wildlife organisations outlinging an action plan for ending illegal hare coursing.  To read this letter, please click on the link and then the ...

TFA Blog #03 – Promises, Promises
4th Mar

2020

This blog is the full (unedited) piece, written by George Dunn, TFA Chief Executive, for The East Anglian Daily Times, published on 29 February 2020. Securing a majority of 80 MPs in the House of Commons has certainly provided the ...

TFA Media Release – MR20/10 – The Chancellor Must Not be Distracted by Destructive Anti-Farming Advice
2nd Mar

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is looking to the Chancellor of the Exchequer for some sensible, creative thinking as he delivers his first budget, rather than following the destructive line of his senior economic adviser Dr Tim ...

TFA Lobbying #07 – Representations to The Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP in Advance of His First Budget
2nd Mar

2020

To read a copy of the representation to The Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP in Advance of His First Budget, please click on the following link and then on the thumb nail image: 20February14Sunak

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28th Feb

2020

To read this week’s e-Bulletin please click here: http://bit.ly/3aciCoV Top Stories Include: DEFRA Issues Further Information About Its Plans for Post Brexit Agricultural Policy TFA Suggests Amends to House of Commons Ag Bill ...

TFA Lobbying #06 – Written Evidence from the TFA to the House of Commons Agriculture Public Bill Committee.
26th Feb

2020

To read a copy of the Written Evidence from the TFA to the House of Commons Agriculture Public Bill Committee., please click on the following link and then on the thumb nail image: 20February14Agriculture_Bill_Committee_Evidence

TFA Media Release – MR20/09 – MPs Must Amend the Agriculture Bill to Protect Standards in Trade
24th Feb

2020

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling upon MPs on the House of Commons Agriculture Bill Committee to secure an amendment to the Bill to guarantee standards in trade in food. TFA Chief Executive, George Dunn, said “There is ...