Data privacy statements

The following data privacy statements provide an overview of the collection and processing of your data. The complete information can be found in the Data protection declaration.

Which data do we collect from you?

1. When visiting our website:

Access data (date and time of the visit, type of browser, operating system, the pages visited and the referring page as well as the IP address used) is collected and saved for statistical purposes.

2. Based on your entries on our website:

  • In the contact form: Your message and email address
  • If you register for an event: First and last name, your address and your email address
  • If you order publications from us: The content of your order as well as your first and last name, your address and your email address
  • If you order the newsletter from us: Your email address

3. We do not collect any further data.

How do we collect your data?

Access data (see 1.) is logged automatically when you access our website. Additional data may be collected and saved following your entries.

“netmind Enterprise Analytics Suite” and “AWStats” are currently used to analyse activities on our website. Temporary cookies are set when using netmind, wherever this is allowed by your system.

What do we use your data for?

  • Exclusively for the provision, optimisation and security of our website;
  • With your consent, also to receive your message, to respond to it and to handle your order or an event in which you are participating.

We also use your data

for transfer to third parties:

·         When you order publications and information material, we inform the carrier of the data necessary for the dispatch.

·         To pursue legal interests, in particular if the data is associated with an attack on our IT structures.

What rights do you have?

  • Access: You have the right to receive free information on request as to which data concerning you we have stored.
  • Rectification: You have a right to the rectification of your personal data in case we saved it incorrectly.
  • Erasure: You have the right to demand that we erase your data in case it may no longer be saved.
  • Restriction of processing: You have the right to demand that we restrict processing for a certain period of time.
  • Objection to a certain processing of your personal data
  • Revocation of a consent given to us with effect for the future
  • Lodging of a complaint with the competent data protection supervisory authority

Official data protection officer

Mrs Anja Busch
Bundesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Ernährung (Federal Office for Agriculture and Food)
Deichmanns Aue 29
53179 Bonn

Telephone: +49 (0)228 6845-3340
Email: datenschutz@ble.de