- Published: Monday, 10 May 2021 12:24
At Agsmart (owners and operators of Farmsmart), we recognise that it is important for you to know how we deal with your personal information. This Internet Privacy Statement sets out our general policies on the handling of personal information on the Internet.
We appreciate that you may have concerns about your privacy and about the confidentiality and security of information we may gain about you on-line. Agsmart is committed to keeping that information secure. Information is generally collected on the basis providing registration identification or for complying with farm assurance requirements as they exist at the time or if it is necessary to deliver you with the best possible service and access and to enhance the Website and mobile application.
- What Information is collected?
Information provided by you or the organisation which has provided you with access to FarmSmart (eg AsureQuality) is kept strictly confidential and is protected from unauthorised access by a range of secure procedures, facilities and technology. We store this information for the period of time required to provide you with the information and services contracted by your organisation. Agsmart may collect information such as survey data and other farm information from time to time to ensure our applications are relevantly enhanced over time. If you contact us by email through this website or application we will keep a record of your email address and any information provided to us in that email but will only use it for the purpose for which it was provided. If authorised by you, we may provide our own regular newsletter service sent to your email address.
If you visit our site to browse, read or download information, our system may log these movements. These web site logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them with the individuals who browse the site. Information collected may include:
- your IP address
- your top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .au, .nz etc)
- the date and time of your visit to the site
- the pages you accessed and documents downloaded
- the type of browser you are using.
- Access to and Updating information collected and Unsubscribing from our service
We will take all reasonable steps to either supply the information or to correct the information so that it is accurate, complete and up-to-date.
- Use of information collected
The information collected from you may be used for Agsmart product development, research and our own marketing purposes. Agsmart may provide third parties with access to aggregated farm data. This aggregated data will be provided to third parties in such a way that identification or your personal information or individual farm is not possible.
Your e-mail address will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and it will not be provided to any unauthorised 3rd parties or used for any other purpose without your consent.
This site provides facilities for the secure transmission of information across the Internet. Users should be aware that there are inherent risks in transmitting information across the Internet.
- What are Cookies and how do we use them
A cookie is a small data file that contains information about your visit to a Web site. This is generated by a software application on a site's server in a text file, and stores this file on your computer. A cookie only identifies your computer to a web server when you visit the site; they do not identify users. Most browsers now recognise when a cookie is offered.
Farmsmart writes cookies to your computer’s memory for the duration of your session only. No cookies are stored on your hard drive.
- Links to other sites
You are able to access various other sites by clicking on links that we have provided. You should be aware that other sites are not subject to our privacy standards and procedures. You will need to contact them directly to ascertain their privacy standards.
- How to contact us
This Privacy Statement may change from time to time, so please check back to keep updated.
If you have any questions about this statement you may contact us.
Agsmart Pty Ltd
Suite 302 / 620 St Kilda Rd
Melbourne VIC 3004