Terms of Use

By using this web site, you acknowledge your assent to the following terms and conditions of use without limitation or qualification. please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this web site. these terms and conditions may be revised at any time by updating this posting. you are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current terms and conditions to which you are bound. if you do not agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions of use do not use this web site.

About Coalition to Suppport Iowa’s Farmers
The Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers is a not-for-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to promoting and helping implement on-farm best management practices that assist farm families in raising livestock responsibly and successfully. It offers no-cost assistance to livestock and poultry farmers in choosing good locations for new farms, following regulations and enhancing neighbor relations. CSIF includes eight member organizations: Iowa Cattlemen’s Association, Iowa Corn Growers Association, Iowa Farm Bureau Federation, Iowa Pork Producers Association, Iowa Poultry Producers Association, Iowa Soybean Association, Iowa Turkey Federation and the Midwest Dairy Association.

Disclaimer
the materials on this web site (including, without limitation, all software) are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind either expressed or implied. to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, coalition to support iowa’s farmers and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively, “csif”) disclaim all warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property. csif does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this web site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. csif does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials on this web site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. you (and not csif) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction of all equipment, data, or other items. the information and descriptions contained herein are not intended to be complete descriptions of all terms, exclusions and conditions applicable to the products and services, but are provided solely for general informational purposes. csif may make changes to the web site materials and the product information at any time without notice and without obligation to update the materials contained on this web site.


Restrictions on Use

Use of Web Site
You shall use the Web site for lawful purposes only. You shall not post or transmit through the Web site any material that (i) violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, (ii) is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, or (iii) encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violates any law. You shall not: (i) post or transmit through the Web site any material that contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services without CSIF’s express prior approval, or (ii) use the Web site to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation, including, without limitation, the solicitation of users to become subscribers of other on-line services. Any conduct by you that in CSIF’s discretion restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Web Site will not be permitted.

Use of Materials
This Web site is owned and operated by CSIF. Except as otherwise expressly permitted by CSIF, no materials from this Web site or any Web site owned, operated, licensed or controlled by CSIF may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way. You may download material displayed on this Web site for your personal non-commercial reference only provided you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials. You may not distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, repost, or use the content of this Web site for public or commercial purposes, including the software, text, images, audio, and video without CSIF’s written permission. CSIF neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on this Web site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with CSIF.

Use of E-mail.
At various points in the Web site, we provide visitors the opportunity to contact us via e-mail. E-mail messages are not encrypted. You acknowledge and agree that by providing CSIF with any personal or confidential user information through the e-mail function, you consent to the transmission of such personal or confidential user information through the public Internet, and understand that there are risks that this information could be viewed by other parties. You agree to adhere to procedures that we may establish to enhance the safety and confidentiality of transmissions of personal data over the Internet.

Trademarks and Copyrights
All trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, and icons are licensed or proprietary to CSIF. Nothing contained on the Web site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on this Web site without the written permission of CSIF or such third party that may own the trademarks displayed on this Web site. Your use of the trademarks displayed on this Web site, or any other content on this Web site, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited. Images displayed on this Web site are either the property of, or used with permission by, CSIF. The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted herein. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. The materials on this Web site are copyrighted and any unauthorized use of any materials on this Web site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. If you breach any of these Terms and Conditions, your authorization to use this Web site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials.