Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us. At Farm West Ag Ltd we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it or require it to better serve you.
  • Our intentions are to be of greater value to you by offering integrous, effective, high quality products and services.
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop and inform you of our products and services, or to protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.
  • In our internet products or services, we aim to make it as simple as possible for you to control what’s visible to the public, seen by search engines, kept private, and remain permanently deleted.

Farm west Ag Ltd. (“Farm West”) operates the following websites wwwdotfarmwestbinsdotcom; wwwdotfarmwestagdotcom, and also utilizes services such as Google Docs, Google Apps and Google Gmail and GoDaddydotcom as well as other integrous professional services from time to time, as required, to conduct it’s business. It is Farm West’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our business, websites or any internet service.
Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Farm West collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Farm West’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Farm West’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Farm West may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Farm West may also collect potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving information or having accounts on our websites. Farm West only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that user IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the websites or internet services where the information was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Farm West’s websites choose to interact with Farm West in ways that require Farm West to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Farm West gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for service requests or contests at the websites or internet service listed above, to provide a username and email address and possibly other pertinent contact information. Those who engage in transactions with Farm West – by gaining access to certain services or offers, purchasing certain products or services, for example, are asked to provide additional information, including, as necessary, the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Farm West collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the customer’s or visitor’s interaction with Farm West. Farm West does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Customers or Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain related activities, services or offers.
Aggregated Statistics

Farm West may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Farm West may monitor the most popular pages on our website or use spam screened by the anti-spam service to help identify spam. Farm West may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Farm West does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Farm West discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Farm West’s behalf or to provide services, including those services available at Farm West’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home jurisdiction; by using Farm West’s websites and services, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Farm West will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Farm West discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Farm West believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Farm West, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Farm West website or service and have supplied your contact information such as an email address, Farm West may occasionally send you a communication in the form of a voice message, fax, hard copy or an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Farm West and our products and services. We primarily use our various tools to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of communication to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users.Farm West takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Farm West uses cookies to help Farm West identify and track visitors, their usage of Farm West website, and their website access preferences. Farm West visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Farm West’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Farm West’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.
Business Transfers

If Farm West, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Farm West goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Farm West may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads appearing on any of our websites or in conjunction with any of our communications may be delivered to users by advertising partners in various ways, including those who may set browser cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use various tools and cookies by Farm West and does not cover the methods and use of cookies by any advertisers.

Comments and other content submitted to our anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.
Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Farm West may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Farm West’s sole discretion. Farm West encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of our websites or internet services after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Contact Information
Should you require our assistance or further clarification, please contact us in writing as follows:

Farm West Ag Ltd
Box 30036
Regina, Saskatchewan
S4N 7K9