Privacy Policy

Latest update: May-01, 2010

1. GENERAL STATEMENT

This Privacy Policy Statement (hereinafter referred to as the "Privacy Policy") describes the privacy principles governing the use of the Internet Website URL under domain name www.farmernation.com (hereinafter referred to as the "SITE"), managed by FarmerNation (hereinafter referred to as "FN"), which provides the use of the SITE to Internet visitors.

Considering that FN collects information through the SITE, we encourage you to clearly understand our privacy policy, which governs the use of the information that we collect. This privacy policy statement discloses the type of information we collect, how we use it, and how it may be collected or modified.

By using the SITE you expressly understand and agree to be conferred the status of "SITE USER" (the "USER"), and you acknowledge and agree to be bound, without limitations, to any and all the terms and conditions under the Privacy Policy clauses published by FN at the very moment the USER accesses to the SITE. Consequently, the USER must carefully read the Privacy Policy before making use of or accessing to the SITE.
FN reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time, so we encourage you to review this Privacy Policy regularly.

This Privacy Policy exclusively applies to all the information offered to FN through its SITE, and does not apply to the information offered to other companies or organizations or Web Sites linked to the SITE.
FN shall not be liable for the contents of or for the information offered by any linked Web Site that you may access through the SITE, therefore FN encourages you to carefully read the Privacy Policy of each site.

2. GENERAL INFORMATION

When you visit the SITE, our system automatically records information about how you make use of the SITE through a "cookie". A cookie is a small file containing data that is stored on your computer's hard drive when you visit certain web sites. A cookie file may contain information such as the USER’s identity information used by the site to track the web pages by you visited. A cookie shall only contain information by you disclosed or submitted. A cookie shall not read data off your computer’s hard drive, or cookie files created by other sites. FN uses cookies to track online traffic statistics of the USER when visiting certain pages on the SITE. If you have set your browser to notify you before accepting a cookie, you will receive notice when a cookie is being left on your computer. You have the choice to set your browser to reject all cookies. You are not obliged to enable cookies in order to be able to use FN’s SITE. If you elect to reject all cookies, certain services provided by the SITE may not be available to you.

SPECIFIC INFORMATION ABOUT THE USER

FN shall be entitled to collect personal information from you, such as your complete name, your post mail address, your electronic mail address, or your telephone number. FN needs this information for the purpose of the services provided through the SITE.

FN represents and warrants to keep your personal information confidential, preventing third parties from accessing to it. FN shall make use of this personal information to keep you informed about new services. However, you may opt-out of receiving these notices by sending an e-mail, referencing the "cancel" request, to the following electronic mail address: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

4. PURPOSES OF RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

FN shall retain the personal information collected from the USER, including USER’s attention service, network management, opinion polls among USERS, subscriptions, related-services offers and any other information interchange that may take place on the SITE. FN shall use this information in order to gain a better understanding of the USER so that to provide a better more personalized service.

5. HOW FN MAY USE THIS PERSONAL INFORMATION

FN shall not be entitled to disclose the USER’s personal information, or to share this personal identification information with any other company or organization without the prior consent of the USER submitting such information (unless otherwise required by any applicable law or court order). FN shall be entitled to use the USER’s personal information to send him/her institutional notices. USERS shall be entitled to opt-out of receiving such notices in the future; please refer to Clause 6 bellow describing the option for receiving or not these notices. FN shall be entitled to use your personal information in order to gather demographic information of the USER, and to disclose general and statistic market information about FN. This demographic information shall always be disclosed dissociated from the USER and shall never grant information about an individual USER. The personal information that you submit to FN shall not be disclosed on individual basis to any third party other than FN. FN uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our SITE.
In this sense, we do not share information about individual USERS with any other third parties or companies. However, as above indicated, we shall be entitled to share statistic information about the use of the SITE with our SITE members in order to adapt our contents to new USER’s requirements, and to help our advertisers better understand the demographics of our audience.

6. OPT-IN AND OPT-OUT OF RECEIVING INFORMATION

USER shall be entitled to opt-out of receiving information about FN by sending an e-mail, referencing the "cancel" request, to the following electronic mail address: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

7. EXCEPTIONS

Unless otherwise specified herein, FN shall be entitled to disclose certain personal information in good faith when it is believed that such disclosure is necessary to:
     a) enforce the law, such as a search warrant, citation or judicial order;
     b) fulfill any requirement of governmental or regulatory authority; protect the rights, property or security of FN, of the USERS and of any other third party.

8. CHILDREN’S PRIVACY PROTECTION

Considering that underage persons may not fully understand this Privacy Policy or its implications, neither may be able to make suitable decisions on the different options available to USERS, we encourage parents, guardians or adults supervising the children’s access to the SITE to actively and carefully participate in and supervise their minor children’s activities on the Internet, the on-line services used by their children, the information to which they access, whether when they visit the SITE or when visiting other third parties sites, and to instruct them on how to protect their own Personal Information while being on-line.

9. NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES

To show FN´s commitment to the protection of your personal information, in case any change to our SITE’s Privacy Policy is made, we will notify you by posting such change on our SITE, so as you can always be aware of the information we collect, how we can use this information, and whether we disclose it or not.

 
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