Privacy Policy

Who we are

The Crop Alerts website is managed and run by the University of Idaho. Our website address is: We understand that people who visit our website may have concerns about how we use the information they furnish. To address these concerns, we have developed a Web Site Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is based on federal and state privacy laws. The policy may be updated from time to time, so please check back to this page occasionally.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Users of browse anonymously. However, whenever a user requests a page from our web server, our server automatically records certain pieces of information in what are referred to as “log files.” We capture and store only the following limited information:

The name of the domain through which you accessed the Internet (for example, if you are connecting from Idaho State University).

The date and time you accessed our web site.

The pages you visited.

The Internet address of the web site from which you linked directly to our web site (for example,

The browser used to view the site (for example Google Chrome).


We do not use cookies on this site.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


This information is used to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of this web site. This helps us make the web site more useful to visitors.