Organic beekeeping and queen bee breeding farm Metelko (also known as Medeni studenec or MS Carnica Queens) appreciates and respects the privacy of visitors to our website and is aware of the importance of protecting the personal information of all our customers. Therefore, you can be sure that your personal information is safe with us.
We use your personal data in accordance with the applicable law governing the protection of personal data, the General Regulation of the EU on the protection of personal data (the GDPR Regulation) and the internal Regulations on the protection of personal data governing the processing of personal data, the procedures and the insurance measures, including liability and control in the process of their processing.
Who we are
Beekeeping Metelko or Medeni studenec is organic beekeeping and organic queen bee breeding farm MS Carnica Queens.
The website owner and the personal data controller (in accordance with the law governing the protection of personal data) is:
Miha Metelko, nosilec dopolnilne dejavnosti na kmetiji
Tel: 040 570 933
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Your personal information, obtained voluntarily through forms on our website or through direct contact, is used primarily for the purpose of communication and information, but may also be used to explore the use of our site (for internal purposes only). Learn more below.
Contact forms & Comments
We use contact form on our site and through various inquiry forms we collect the following personal data, which you entrust to us on a voluntary basis by filling out the form:
- Your name (mandatory)
- Email address (mandatory)
- Telephone number (non-mandatory)
We have comments on our site turned off, so visitors are not able to leave any comments.
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.
Collecting Technical data
On our website we use the Google Analytics tool to track statistics for the site’s visitors. This tool automatically collects some information about the hardware and software of your computer. These include: IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, and website addresses you have visited on our website. We use this information exclusively to track statistics on visiting and using our site.
Our site uses “cookies.” Cookies are special text files that are automatically uploaded by servers to your computer. Text files do not contain any information about your identity. Their purpose is for server to knows that you have already been on our website. Thus, cookies are used to store settings, manage a user’s session, differentiate between users, and track them on the site. In this way, we can raise the quality of user experience for our visitors (customizing the site’s profile to the user).
The default settings of most web browsers allow you to automatically load cookies on your computer. However, if you do not want cookies to be automatically downloaded to your computer, or if you want a web browser to warn you, you can specify this in the security settings of your web browser.
Cookies are distinguished according to the following characteristics:
- Temporary (session) or persistent cookies,
- Same-site cookies or third-party cookies.
A session cookie is a cookie that is automatically deleted when you close the browser, while a persistent cookie remains stored in the browser until a specified period expires (which may be several minutes, days or more).
Same-site cookies set up the site you visited, and third-party cookies are set up by an external partner web service that is included in the site for the desired functionality.
You can read more about cookies on Wikipedia.
What cookies do we use on our site?
We use Google Analytics cookies on the site, which are both persistent and temporary (session cookies). We use the service for the purpose of analyzing traffic (counting visitors, identifying browsers and spending time on the user, navigation problems, etc.). They allow us to evaluate the scope and attractiveness of our website. We use all the information internally and only for the purpose of improving our website.
All information related to your visit to our website is stored in anonymous form on the server hosting our web site.
List of cookies on our website and their validity:
|pll-language||This cookie stores a language preference for the visitor to support multi-lingual websites||1 year|
|_gat||Google Analytics cookie that is used to throttle the request rate – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.||10 min|
|_gid||Google Analytics cookie that is used to store and update a unique value for each page visited.||24 hrs|
|_ga||Google Analytics cookie that is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier.||2 years|
|PH_HPXY_CHECK||This cookie detects if a user accepts or rejects a cookie notification.||1 year|
How we protect your personal data
As we have written in introduction, we are committed to protecting your personal data in accordance with the applicable law governing the protection of personal data, the General Regulation of the EU on the Protection of Personal Data (the GDPR Regulation) and the internal Regulations on the Protection of Personal Data govern the processing of personal data, procedures and insurance measures, including accountability and control in the process of their processing.
Who can use your personal data
Your personal information can only be processed by the staff responsible for carrying out this activity.
With whom we share your personal data
We store and process your personal data for internal purposes only and we will never forward it to third parties without your consent. We will never sell, rent or issue your personal identification information to external persons for their own marketing purposes without your consent.
How long do we store your personal data and how you can request a deletion
We keep your personal data for up to 5 years, but of course you can request to delete your personal data from our databases at any time. In that case please contact the personal data manager at +386 40 570 933 or via email: email@example.com
This Privacy Statement was updated in Studenec on March 1, 2020.