Privacy Policy

Shields-Ethridge Farm Internet Privacy Policy

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Shields-Ethridge Farm Internet Privacy Policy

Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm Foundation, Inc. (“Shields-Ethridge Farm”) is pleased to provide information about its online privacy policy. Please be assured that Shields-Ethridge Farm uses its best efforts to protect the privacy of visitors to this web site.

Types of Information We Collect and How It Is Used

Shields-Ethridge Farm only gathers personal information, such as, first and last names, addresses and email addresses, when voluntarily submitted by you. For example, personal information may be collected from you in order to get your feedback on our web sites or to answer questions about visiting the farm or making reservations to visit the farm.

Sharing of Personal Information

Shields-Ethridge Farm may share personal information within the Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm Foundation. Occasionally, with your permission, we will send marketing information to you, such as information about new events, etc. If you do not elect to receive such materials, we will not send them to you.

Companies may be engaged by Shields-Ethridge Farm to perform a variety of functions, such as, fulfilling orders, assisting with promotions, providing technical services for our web sites, etc. These companies may have access to personal information if needed to perform such functions. However, these companies may only use such personal information for the purpose of performing that function and may not use it for any other purpose.

Shields-Ethridge Farm does not sell, transfer or disclose personal information to third parties.

Shields-Ethridge Farm reserves the right to use or disclose any information as needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request, to protect the integrity of the site, to fulfill your requests, or to cooperate in any law enforcement investigation or an investigation on a matter of public safety.

You are in control of any personal information you provide to us on-line. If at any time, you would like to correct the personal information we have about you or if you would like to change your preferences for contacts from us, you can let us know by contacting us at the email or postal address.

Cookies

“Cookies” are pieces of information that a web site transfers to an individual’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies allow the web site to remember important information that will make your use of the site more convenient. Like most web sites, Shields-Ethridge Farm uses cookies for a variety of purposes in order to improve your on-line experience. For example, we track the total number of visitors to our site on an anonymous aggregate basis. We may also employ cookies so that we remember you when you return to the site, to keep track of the items in your shopping cart, if we offer a shopping car, if you purchase merchandise online, and to help customize your Shields-Ethridge Farm web experience. We may associate personal information with a cookie file in those instances.

Use the options in your web browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. Click on the “Help” section of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. If you disable all cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of this web site.

Links to Other Sites

We may offer links to sites that are not operated by Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm Foundation, Inc. If you visit one of these linked sites, you should review their privacy and other policies. We are not responsible for the policies and practices of other companies, and any information you submit to those companies is subject to their privacy policies.

This privacy policy is effective as of September 30, 2010. From time to time, it may be necessary for Shields-Ethridge Farm to change this privacy policy. If we change our policy, we will post the revised version here, so we suggest that you check here periodically for the most up-to-date version of our privacy policy. Rest assured, however, that any changes will not be retroactively applied and will not alter how we handle previously collected information.