The North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services maintains this website. We are committed to protecting our visitors' privacy, and recognize the need for appropriate protection and management of any personal information. This policy may be updated periodically.
Except for account numbers, most information received in the course of doing state business is a matter of public record and is subject to public inspection.
The majority of the Department's web pages are accessible without providing any personal information. We may track the Internet address of the domains from which people visit us, the link from which people link to our site, where they exit from, and how they flow through the site. The Department may analyze this data for trends, site composition and organization, and statistics.
The North Carolina State Fair website (www.ncstatefair.org) uses pixels, or transparent GIF files, to help manage online advertising. These GIF files are provided by our ad management partner, DoubleClick. These files enable DoubleClick to recognize a unique cookie on your Web browser, which in turn enables us to learn which advertisements bring users to our website. The cookie was placed by us, or by another advertiser who works with DoubleClick. With both cookies and Spotlight technology, the information that we collect and share is anonymous and not personally identifiable. It does not contain your name, address, telephone number, or email address. For more information about DoubleClick, including information about how to opt out of these technologies, go to http://www.doubleclick.net/us/corporate/privacy.
Links to Other Web Sites
The North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services website may contain links to other websites outside of the Department's. The Department is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these websites.