General terms

  • RiceAdvice is provided free of charge.
  • RiceAdvice does not guarantee the accuracy of the analyses not does it promote specific fertilizers.
  • RiceAdvice assumes that the percentage of N, P2O5, and K2O labeled on a bag of fertilizer is a true reflection of its content.
  • The content and functionality of RiceAdvice is subject to change without prior notice.
  • AfricaRice reserves the right to make any requires changes to the Terms and Conditions for use of RiceAdvice without the obligation to inform users. Make sure you check this page from time to time to see if you are still in agreement with the Terms and Conditions for Use.
  • By using RiceAdvice you implicitly and explicitly agree with the Terms and Conditions for Use.

Disclaimer of warranty

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, AfricaRice provides RiceAdvice on an "AS IS" basis, without warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, any warranties or conditions of title, non-infringement, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose. Users shall be solely responsible for determining the appropriateness of using or redistributing RiceAdvice and assume any risks associated with the application of RiceAdvice and use of its recommendations. 

Limitation of liability

In no event and under no legal theory, whether in tort (including negligence), contract, or otherwise, unless required by applicable law (such as deliberate and grossly negligent acts) or agreed to in writing, shall AfricaRice or Co-Capacity BV, its employees or representatives be liable to any user for loss, damages, injury or death, including any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages of any character arising as a result of the use of RiceAdvice or inability to use RiceAdvice (including but not limited to damages for loss of goodwill, work stoppage, computer or device failure or malfunction, or any and all other commercial damages or losses), even if AfricaRice has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Privacy policy

RiceAdvice will collect personal information from user and beneficiary, including name, email address, phone number, village name, crop management practices, crop area, crop yield and inputs used for crop production, for proper functioning and to provide the beneficiary with a recommendation/advice. 

From time to time, AfricaRice may use personal information collected through RiceAdvice to send important notices, such as SMS reminder messages to underpin the recommendation or to provide additional information of relevance to the user. AfricaRice also uses personal information for data analysis and research to improve RiceAdvice. Aggregated, anonymized data will be used in scientific papers and shown in statistical representation formats on the RiceAdvice website. 

No personal information will be shared with third parties for their marketing purposes. However, it may be necessary − by law, legal process, litigation, and/or requests from public and governmental authorities within or outside your country of residence − for AfricaRice to disclose personal information.

Si vous avez utilisé l'un des outils RiceAdvice et souhaitez que vos données soient supprimées de notre base de données, veuillez nous contacter.


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