Cookie statement

Future Crops uses cookies on the website. Cookies are small text files which are placed by the website on a device such as a computer, tablet or mobile phone.


In June 2012, the so-called Cookie Law came into force. This means that every website that measures visitor behavior and records data using cookies (almost all websites) must comply with the Cookie Law. This law is applicable for all websites in the Netherlands and websites that focus on the Dutch market. In short, the Cookie Law means that when cookies are placed on the device of its visitors, the party must inform the visitors about this fact. In some cases the party has to obtain permission in advance.

Goal and use of cookies by Future Crops

Future Crops uses cookies to identify the website visitor as a ‘user’, to remember the visitors’ settings. In addition, Future Crops’ website applies cookies that keep track of which web pages are visited.

On the following cookies are applied:

Functional Cookies

A cookie is used to determine if the visitors’ preferences may be saved. This cookie verifies whether the cookie notification has been shown to the visitor and saves the visitors’ preference. If the visitors does not consent to Future Crops’ standard cookies, only the visitors’ preference will be stored in this cookie.

Cookie consent tool

The cookie consent tool ensures that the visitor is informed about cookies and also handles the processing of cookies for which permission is required.

Name                            Storage duration
cookies_accepted         max. 3 years

Analytical Cookies

Analytical cookies are used to improve the website, based on the behavior of the visitors. With the information obtained, Future Crops can see, among other things, which parts of the websites are viewed the most. This means Future Crops can ensure that these parts are also easy to find. Some analytical cookies may be placed without the visitors’ consent. Other analytical cookies may only be placed after the visitor has given permission. Future Crops uses analytical cookies to gain insight into the use of Future Crops websites. This ensures that Future Crops can adapt and improve its websites. For example, Future Crops can test different designs of a website to make it easier for the visitor to use. The data that is gathered from the analysis is not shared with third parties.

Google analytics

Through this website a cookie is placed from the American company Google Inc, as part of the “Analytics” service. Future Crops uses this service to track and obtain reports on how visitors use the website, including visitor numbers and popular pages, etc. This allows Future Crops to better tailor communication to the needs of the visitors. Google may provide this information to third parties, if Google is legally obliged to do so, or if third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Future Crops has no control over this.

Name                        Storage duration

_gat                            1 minute

_ga                              max. 2 years

_gid                              1 day