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IP ADDRESSES AND COOKIES

We James FCS t/a Farm and Country Supplies Ltd may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. Some of the cookies we use are essential for the site to operate.

Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically however, you can accept, delete or disable cookies if you wish. The tools for doing so are usually contained in your internet browser’s “Help” menu. For information on how to control cookies visit: allaboutcookies.org.

If you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be to access all or parts of our site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon you visit our site.

We use cookies on our site. They are not used to gather any information that identifies you personally by a name, email or postal address. Cookies are used on our site so that information can be passed from page to page to enhance the user experience and also to collect website statistics. Any statistical data collected is aggregated and anonymous. It is used solely for the purpose of improving our site and the services that we offer and not to target you for the purposes of advertising or marketing either by us or third parties.

If you continue to use our site, you agree to our use of the following cookies:

1. Session cookies (PHPSESSID). This cookie is set upon arrival to our site and operates to enhance your experience for the duration of that visit. It keeps a record of any preferences that you have set during that visit. It also allows information entered into fields of online forms to be retained so that if you need to resubmit a form within the same browsing session you do not have to reenter all the information. Instead the previous attempt is saved and can be edited, saving you time. This cookie is anonymous for the duration of the session and is permanently deleted when you close your browser.

2. WooCommerce Session Cookie. This cookie keeps track of what you have in your shopping cart.

3. Google Maps (APISID, HSID, NID, PREF, SAPISID, SID, SSID). These cookies are used by Google to store user preferences and information when viewing pages with Google Maps on them.

4. Google Analytics. Cookies are used by Google Analytics to collect anonymous information about how visitors use our site, including the number of visitors, where they came from and the pages they visited. The cookies which Google Analytics uses on this site are:

_utma: Records the number of times a user has visited the site as well as the time of their first and last visit

_utmb: Stores details of the moment when a user enters a site

_utmc: Stores details of the moment when a user leaves a site

_utmz: Records where the user came from including details of the search engine, keywords and links used

We use this information to compile reports and to help us improve our site. Information will not be used by us or by Google Analytics to identify or target you for the purposes of advertising or marketing. To learn more about how this information is used by Google Analytics visit: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/policies/privacy/

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout