Your privacy is important to the Wisconsin Apple Growers
Association. This statement discloses the information practices
for the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association Web sites, including
what type of information is gathered and tracked, how the
information is used, and with whom the information is shared.
In general, you can visit the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association
on the Internet without telling us who you are and without
giving any personal information about yourself. There are
times, however, when we or our partners may need information
You may choose to give us personal information in a variety
of situations. For example, you may want to give us information,
such as your name and address or e-mail id, to correspond
with you, or to register your business as part of the SavorWisconsin.com
website. We intend to let you know how we will use such information
before we collect it from you; if you tell us that you do
not want us to use this information to make further contact
with you beyond fulfilling your requests, we will respect
your wishes. If you give us personal information about somebody
else, such as registering their business with SavorWisconsin.com,
we will assume that you have their permission to do so and
that you will identify yourself as the party registering
the business under the section entitled, "Authorizing
Using and Sharing Personal Information
The following paragraphs describe in more detail how the
Wisconsin Apple Growers Association may use your personal
information and with whom we may share it on SavorWisconsin.com.
The information you provide to the Wisconsin Apple Growers
Association on the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association
Web site - SavorWisconsin.com will also be used by the
Wisconsin Apple Growers Association for marketing purposes.
Before we use it, however, we will offer you the opportunity
to choose whether or not to have your information used
in this way. Although the critical information from your
business (i.e. name of business, primary phone number,
etc. ), are required and displayed on SavorWisconsin.com
for consumer use, not all information is required and you
have the opportunity to select some of the information
which you may or may not want to be displayed. Some information
will be gathered by the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association
for internal use only. Please note that we reserve the
right to NOT publish a registration from a business or
company that does not fit under the SavorWisconsin.com
guidelines. An email confirmation will be sent in the case
that a registration is not approved for display on SavorWisconsin.com,
as well as when a registration is approved for display
Other Wisconsin Apple Growers Association Web Site Notices
In some cases, specific Wisconsin Apple Growers Association
Web sites may contain other notices about their use and
the information practices applicable to those sites.
Information Security and Quality
We intend to protect your personal information and to maintain
its quality. We implement appropriate measures and processes,
such as using encryption when transmitting certain sensitive
information, to help us to keep your information secure
and to maintain its quality.
Cookies, Web Beacons and Other Technologies
We sometimes collect non-identifiable information from visits
to our Web sites to help us provide better customer service.
For example, we keep track of the domains from which people
visit, and we also measure visitor activity on the Wisconsin
Apple Growers Association Web sites, but we do so in ways
that keep the information non-identifiable. This information
is sometimes known as "clickstream data." The
Wisconsin Apple Growers Association or others on the The
Wisconsin Apple Growers Association’s behalf may
use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help
us provide better customer service.
We collect the information we mentioned in the previous
paragraphs through the use of various technologies, including
one called "cookies". A cookie is a piece of data
that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then
be stored on your computer as an anonymous tag that identifies
your computer but not you. Some Wisconsin Apple Growers Association
or its third party vendors, or other technologies to better
serve you when you return to the Web site. You can set your
browser to notify you before you receive a cookie, giving
you the chance to decide whether to accept it. You can also
set your browser to turn off cookies. If you do so, however,
some Web sites may not work properly.
Some Wisconsin Apple Growers Association Web sites also
use Web beacon or other technologies to better tailor those
sites to provide better customer service. These technologies
may be in use on a number of pages across the The Wisconsin
Apple Growers Association’s Web sites. When a visitor
accesses these pages, a non-identifiable notice of that visit
is generated which may be processed by us or by our suppliers.
These Web beacons usually work in conjunction with cookies.
If you don't want your cookie information to be associated
with your visits to these pages, you can set your browser
to turn off cookies.
If you turn off cookies, Web beacon and other technologies
will still detect visits to these pages, but the notices
they generate cannot be associated with other non-identifiable
cookie information and are disregarded. For more information,
please see "How to work with Cookies".
Service Quality/Problematic Registrations
Certain Web registrations on SavorWisconsin.com may also
involve you calling us or our calling you. Please be aware
that it is the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association general
practice to follow up on registrations that are problematic
or need clarification of some kind.
Disclosures Required By Law
Please be aware that in certain circumstances, it is possible
that personal information may be subject to disclosure
pursuant to judicial or other government subpoenas, warrants,
Technology will increasingly help give you more control over
your personal information. It will also help organizations
to manage their privacy practices and policies. The Wisconsin
Apple Growers Association actively supports the development
of privacy technologies to help achieve these goals and
to help create greater trust and confidence in the way
personal information is handled.
Links to non-Wisconsin Apple Growers Association Web sites
The Wisconsin Apple Growers Association Web sites may contain
links to other Web sites. The Wisconsin Apple Growers Association
is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content
of those other Web sites.
Notification of Changes
This privacy statement was last updated on January 1, 2004.
A notice will be posted on our Web site home page for 30
days whenever this privacy statement is changed in a material
Privacy Questions and Access
If you have a question about this statement, you can send an email to the Wisconsin
Apple Growers Association Web site coordinator. You can also contact us (DATCPSavorWisconsin@wisconsin.gov)
if you have a question about the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association's handling
of your information.
If you wish to obtain a copy of particular information you
provided to the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association, or if
you become aware the information is incorrect and you are
not able to change it yourself, please contact us (DATCPSavorWisconsin@wisconsin.gov)
at the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association.
Before the Wisconsin Apple Growers Association is able to
provide you with any information or correct any inaccuracies,
however, we may ask you to verify your identity and to provide
other details to help us to respond to your request. We will
endeavor to respond within an appropriate timeframe.
If you have questions or concerns regarding the site's privacy
statement, you should first contact the Wisconsin Apple Growers
Association directly. If you do not receive acknowledgment
of your inquiry or your inquiry has not been satisfactorily
addressed, you should then contact TRUSTe online at http://www.truste.org/users/users_watchdog.html.
TRUSTe will then serve as a liaison with the Web site to
resolve your concerns.
This Web site is maintained by the Wisconsin Apple Growers
Association and ProNet Consulting, LLC.