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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 ...

Latest TFA Weekly e-News is Ready to Download Here
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 ...

The Latest TFA Weekly e-Bites is Available to Download
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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...