TFA South West Farm Walk in Torpoint, Cornwall

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West Antony Farm

Antony

Torpoint

Antony

PL11 3AB

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TFA South West Region Farm Walk on Thursday 27 June 2019

Meet at 4:30 pm for a 5 pm start

Light Refreshments will be served after the Farm Walk

The TFA’s South West Committee invites you to a farm walk at, West Antony Farm, Antony, Torpoint, Cornwall, PL11 3AB, on Thursday 27 June 2019 by kind permission of the TFA South West Region Vice-Chairman Jeremy Oatey and his family.

Sponsored by Edward Buckland, the farm walk will start at 5 pm with introductions from the Oatey’s followed by a look around West Antony Farm. Once complete, a light supper will be served while you enjoy two talks, one from Edward Buckland, the other from TFA Adviser, Caroline Foot. We expect the event will end around 7:15 pm.

More about our Hosts

Jeremy & Sarah Oatey trading as Agricola Growers Ltd, farm 3700 acres from West Antony Farm, near Torpoint. The land is managed on a number of rental and contract farming arrangements in south east and mid-Cornwall. Cropping consists of potatoes, daffodils, onions, and combinable crops alongside 1200 ewes and 150 finishing cattle. As well as the farming operation, a vegetable processing business, H F Produce Ltd supplies the Cornish pasty industry and a number of food service businesses with washed, peeled and prepared vegetables.

More about our Talks

TFA Recommended Professional, Edward Buckland, has been invited to discuss investing in fixed equipment, including what tenants need to be aware of when seeking to invest, end of tenancy considerations, landlord's consent and how they may impact rent reviews.

TFA Adviser, Caroline Foot, will talk through the implications faced by tenant farmers if the suggested tenancy reforms put forward by DEFRA in their current consultation becomes legislation.

Open to Any Tenant Farmer

This is a free event, open to any tenant farmer regardless if they are a TFA member and includes a light supper. If you know a tenant farmer who is not a member but who you think would benefit from attending the meeting, please feel free to bring them along.

How to Book Your Place?

To enable us to accurately cater, we ask that places are reserved no later than 5 pm Monday 24 June. To register your place, click on the link above, email: events@tfa.org.uk or call the TFA on 0118 930 6130.

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West Antony Farm

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Torpoint

Antony

PL11 3AB

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