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Need help with pest animals?

We provide a free service

We provide a free service

Farmers and landholders do not need to pay to register for the program and there is no fee for our members' pest control services.

You have total control

You have total control

Farmers and landholders have total control over who comes onto their property and what conditions our members must follow.

Accredited shooters only

Accredited shooters only

SSAA members registered for this program have undertaken a shooting skill test that is equivalent to tests undertaken by professional shooters.

Covered by insurance

Covered by insurance

All SSAA members participating in this program are covered by the association's $20 million public liability and personal accident cover.

Testimonials

I have found the Farmer Assist program to be extremely helpful in controlling feral animals on our drought stricken property. I would recommend the program to other farmers.

Pat H, Longreach

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BY: SSAA    |    March 8, 2019

Can you help? Queensland Flood Recovery

We have had a number of members suggest that SSAA Farmer Assist should aid farmers that ha ...
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BY: SSAA    |    December 17, 2018

Farmer Assist hits TV screens

To help build awareness of our SSAA Farmer Assist Program within the farming community, SS ...
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BY: SSAA    |    May 17, 2017

Farmer Assist at AVPC

Farmer Assist promoted at the 17th Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference SSAA National&# ...
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BY: SSAA    |    May 17, 2017

SSAA National meets TSC

SSAA meets the Threatened Species Commissioner (TSC) SSAA National’s CEO Tim Bannister a ...

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3 weeks ago

SSAA Farmer Assist
Thinking about some new kit? A good place to start if you don't mind buying some pre-loved (and new) equipment.SSAA Gun Sales is an online service with free registration for SSAA members, dealers and the Australian shooting and hunting community, including firearm owners, collectors and enthusiasts. It has been designed to be Australia’s most comprehensive firearms and accessories trading website. Buy and sell new and used firearms and firearm parts, sights and optics, shooting and hunting products and accessories, ammunition and reloading equipment and more. It’s safe, secure, and simple to use.buff.ly/3cVc9D6 ... See MoreSee Less
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2 months ago

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Over time we have had a few wild dog jobs. Here's a few pointers to tackle these pests.HOWLING UP THOSE DESTRUCTIVE WILD DOGSThe farmer suffered regularly from wild dogs attacking his cattle and calves and lost a significant number each year. The dogs had attacked just on first light, causing panic and injury to the stock. Don Caswell promised that he would attend at daybreak.Read more: buff.ly/3t8e6kX ... See MoreSee Less
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2 months ago

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Are you a landholder or know of one with pest animal issues? We can help. www.farmerassist.com.au ... See MoreSee Less
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6 months ago

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We are currently advertising our program in a number of rural newspapers across the country. These include the Stock Journal, The Land, Stock and Land, Queensland Country Life and Farm Weekly. By utilising their print and digital media, we aim to further raise awareness of our program and extend our volunteer service to more in the rural community. ... See MoreSee Less
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7 months ago

SSAA Farmer Assist
Just a quick reminder to complete the National Feral Cat Management Survey and pass it on through your social networks so lots of hunters can be represented in the data they collect.National Feral Cat Management SurveyResearchers from RMIT University are looking for volunteers to participate in a survey that asks questions about feral cat management in Australia. The information collected will help to generate a better understanding of feral cat management across the nation, including how to make improvements. The online survey should take around 5 to 10 minutes to complete and will consist primarily of short, multiple-choice questions about feral cats and efforts taken to manage them. Participation is voluntary and, if you choose to participate, you will remain completely anonymous. If you would like to participate in this survey and help with this research, please visit the following link - bit.ly/Cats2020ind ... See MoreSee Less
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8 months ago

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We have a couple of new jobs on the system for our registered WA members. One is on a large station property requiring ongoing assistance. ... See MoreSee Less
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11 months ago

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Timeline PhotosJUNE AUSTRALIAN SHOOTER - DIGITAL SUPPLEMENTWith the ongoing disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, it has been necessary to reduce pagination in the print version of the Australian Shooter in the short term. However, to bring you our regular content, we will be publishing a monthly digital supplement on the SSAA National website. When life returns to normal so will your favourite shooting sports magazine, until then we hope you enjoy the digital supplement online as much as you enjoy the slightly smaller hard-copy June edition of the Australian Shooter at home. Check it out: buff.ly/3eykdYz ... See MoreSee Less
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1 years ago

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COMP CLOSED!The winner will be notified and sent their prize ASAP!MAY THE HUNTER BE WITH YOU!Subscribe or renew your subscription to Australia's favourite hunting magazine by May 20 for your chance to win an additional 12 months on top of your subscription and a universal Australian Hunter shirt - 👉 membership.ssaa.org.au/forms/hunter ... See MoreSee Less
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