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TFA welcomes clarity on Farming Rules for Water

TFA welcomes clarity on Farming Rules for Water

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has welcomed the publication of Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) guidance to...

March 30, 2022

Agricultural tenancy: Advice on entering environmental agreements issued

Agricultural tenancy: Advice on entering environmental agreements issued

The Country Land and Business Association (CLA) and the Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) have issued joint advice for landlords and...

March 21, 2022

‘Grave concern’ for England’s tenant farmers in new schemes

‘Grave concern’ for England’s tenant farmers in new schemes

The Tenant Farmers’ Association (TFA) has expressed its grave concerns about tenant farmers in England being both unable to access...

January 6, 2022

‘Once again, farmers are seen as the weakest link in the food supply chain’ – TFA

‘Once again, farmers are seen as the weakest link in the food supply chain’ – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has said that farmers must not be left to carry the can for the uplift...

September 6, 2021

Acquiring Authorities must clean up their act – TFA

Acquiring Authorities must clean up their act – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has said that they continue to receive reports of Acquiring Authorities (those with the right...

August 10, 2021

Defra policy update is a ‘missed opportunity’ – TFA

Defra policy update is a ‘missed opportunity’ – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has conveyed its dismay at the government’s latest policy announcement at the end of June,...

July 6, 2021

Tenant farmers require ‘more information’ to engage with new ELM schemes – TFA

Tenant farmers require ‘more information’ to engage with new ELM schemes – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has published the results of its recent Agri-Environment survey, which captured the opinions of approximately...

May 19, 2021

BPS Lump Sum Exit Scheme requires all parties involved to be ‘creative’ – TFA

BPS Lump Sum Exit Scheme requires all parties involved to be ‘creative’ – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is hoping that the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) Lump Sum Exit Scheme can be a...

March 29, 2021

TFA urges government to address threats faced by farm business tenancies

TFA urges government to address threats faced by farm business tenancies

The Tenant Farmers’ Association (TFA) is urging governments on both sides of the England and Wales border to address serious...

March 9, 2021

‘The market is failing to deliver sustainable solutions for farm tenancies’ – TFA

‘The market is failing to deliver sustainable solutions for farm tenancies’ – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is lobbying for changes in the taxation framework within which farm tenancies operate to secure...

February 23, 2021

Tenant farmers show strong interest in BPS Lump Sum exit scheme

Tenant farmers show strong interest in BPS Lump Sum exit scheme

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has published the findings of its survey of tenant farmer views on the Department for...

February 9, 2021

TFA warns that half of tenant farmers could be excluded from future schemes

TFA warns that half of tenant farmers could be excluded from future schemes

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is warning that up to half of tenant farmers may be excluded from new government...

January 12, 2021

2021 will bring ‘big decisions’ for farm tenants – TFA

2021 will bring ‘big decisions’ for farm tenants – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association’s (TFA’s) national chairman, Mark Coulman, has said that 2021 will be a year for big decisions...

December 18, 2020

Transition plan will leave English farmers ‘very worried’ – TFA

Transition plan will leave English farmers ‘very worried’ – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has said that farmers in England will be left feeling very worried following the announcement...

December 1, 2020

TFA asks ‘have the wheels fallen off the Brexit bus?’

TFA asks ‘have the wheels fallen off the Brexit bus?’

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has expressed its worry that the farming industry in the UK faces a hugely difficult...

November 18, 2020

Enhanced role for the Trade and Agriculture Commission ‘an important step forward’ – TFA

Enhanced role for the Trade and Agriculture Commission ‘an important step forward’ – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has hailed the government’s decision to enhance the role of the Trade and Agriculture Commission...

November 3, 2020

‘Defra must lay out its roadmap for farming without further delay’ – TFA

‘Defra must lay out its roadmap for farming without further delay’ – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has said that farmers the length and breadth of England need clarity on the way...

October 27, 2020

‘More realism needed in letting farm business tenancies’ – TFA

‘More realism needed in letting farm business tenancies’ – TFA

The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) is calling for a greater degree of realism from landlords of farmland and their agents...

October 20, 2020