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"We're always dealing with factors we can't control, and we trust (Fertizona) to help us identify problems. This business is hard work, but it’s been a great ride."
"Fertizona does what it takes to help us in any way they can. They often get us the products we need within just a few hours of when we order them. Their service is excellent."
"I've never had to go outside of Fertizona for what I need. One of the best things about Ben (Hoyler) and Fertizona is that they treat my crops like they have an ownership stake in them."
"I really like Fertizona's way of doing business. They're honest and straight in their dealings with us, especially about trying new things. Some other companies will come in and try to sell you a magic potion or a silver bullet, but there aren't any. Fertizona has always been very supportive."
"Growing the best potatoes is very expensive, and we insist on using only top-quality fertilizers and other products. Fertizona is able to deliver exactly the products we need, when we need them, and their service is excellent."
"I've never really worked with anybody else but Fertizona ever since I got here (Harquahala Valley, AZ). They have great people, great service and competitive prices. I trust Fertizona for just about everything."
"Fertizona constantly goes above and beyond for our operation. We do a lot of business with them and they are always there for us with exceptional products and a high level of service. Fertizona even offers various financing programs for customers if needed."
"Fertizona gives us everything we need when we need it. We've worked with them for many years and we are extremely happy with their products and with the high level of service that they provide to us."
"I use Fertizona for my seed, fertilizer and other things and I don't really need to do business with anybody else. My field people count on Fertizona a lot, too. If I had to point to one thing that makes Fertizona better, it's their excellent service. The Comptons are a stand-up family and I really care about them."
"We rely on Kevin's (Walsh) expertise. With his knowledge and flexibility, he's really good about finding economical ways to keep our grass strong and healthy. Fertizona definitely gives us a bigger bang for our buck."
"Because of all the unique stuff we grow here, I often have to call, ask for for special fertilizers or chemicals and Compton Ag has always come through for me. I also really appreciate their involvement in our community. Compton Ag provides a lot of local support, especially for kids."
"The staff at Fertizona has deep knowledge of the products and labeling, which helps us avoid liability issues from mismanagement of chemicals. Plus, we've had a very high level of service from Fertizona. We know we can always count on Fertizona."
"Fertizona is a one-stop shop; they take the worry out of insect, weed and disease control. Getting all my fertilizers and pesticides from Fertizona helps me manage costs and allows me to be as efficient as possible."
"Fertizona has helped our business be more profitable. I enjoy doing business with them - they have great customer service, their prices are good and they have no problem locating products for me. I would recommend Fertizona to any grower."
Our goal at Fertizona and Compton Ag Services, through the manufacture and sale of premium crop protection, crop nutrition and seed products, is to facilitate the growth and betterment of the communities that we serve, helping our customers to achieve the maximum potential from their operations. Fertilizer Company of Arizona, Inc., an Arizona corporation and Compton Ag Services, L.L.C., a California limited liability company, (collectively “Fertizona”) are dedicated in providing you with essential services and products ensuring that the crop nutrients and crop protection products that we sell are supplied in an ethical and responsible manner. With regard to specific requirements of the California Transparency in Supply Chain Act of 2010, our practices include:
We routinely assesses risk related to our supply chain based primarily upon supplier quality performance, type of transaction, the specific commodity purchased, security standards, the geographic location of the source and other relevant business and legal criteria. We follow the trade laws of the United States and applicable laws of countries in which we operate, including the restrictions on export or doing business with certain people, companies or countries. Other than routine evaluation of our suppliers, Fertizona has no formal process for verification of product supply chains to evaluate and address risks of human trafficking and slavery.
We do not engage in verification of product supply chains to evaluate and address risks of human trafficking and slavery. Fertizona does not independently audit any of its suppliers to evaluate supplier compliance with company standards against trafficking and slavery in supply chains. Nonetheless, suppliers of crop nutrients and crop protection products are subject to inspections, announced and unannounced, by government agencies and third parties to ensure compliance with applicable laws including standards governing the manufacture, sale, labeling, branding, packaging, shipment, importation and distribution of agrichemicals.
All of Fertizona’s crop nutrient or crop protection suppliers who sell products in California must certify their compliance with the terms of the California Transparency in Supply Chain Act of 2010.
In all business dealings, Fertizona’s employees are required to operate within the law and to obey all applicable federal, state, local, and international laws and regulations. As part of company philosophy, Fertizona prohibits contracting with suppliers who use forced labor, child labor, whose practices violate applicable standards for working hours and conditions, and other subjects related to human trafficking and slavery.
TRAINING AND AWARENESS
Fertizona regularly trains its employees in work standards which includes ethical behavior, company policies and procedures and legal requirements that establish the manner in which we conduct business. In 2015 we commenced training of employees who source product or contract with our suppliers on human trafficking and slavery.
At Fertizona and Compton Ag Services we are committed to protecting your privacy. Federal and state law require us to tell you how we collect, use, share, and protect your personal information. The laws apply mostly to your personal credit (personal, family or household purposes) and limit how we can use that personal information. Generally, Fertilizer Company of Arizona, Inc., an Arizona corporation and Compton Ag Services, L.L.C. (collectively “Fertizona”) does not collect any information from individuals; the scope of our relationship is with your business which is not subject to most of the privacy laws.
This Privacy Statement does not apply to business credit transactions. This Privacy Statement does not change the terms or any existing credit application or contract, nor change the way that Fertizona handles or reports credit data as a business credit provider.
This Privacy Statement describes the information that may be collected and how we protect your information.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We gather nonpublic information about our agribusiness customers as may be necessary to conduct business. We collect information about your business from the following sources:
INFORMATION WE DISCLOSE
We do not disclose any nonpublic personal information about individuals, except as permitted by law. We may continue to transmit business credit information which is not subject to notice and opt-out provisions that may be available to individual consumers. We may disclose the business information we collect including:
Fertizona is committed to keeping confidential information secure. We have appropriate technical, administrative and physical procedures in place to protect information from loss, misuse or alteration. We educate our employees about the importance of confidentiality and customer privacy. We restrict access to nonpublic business credit information to those employees who need to know that information.
YOUR BUSINESS PRIVACY CHOICES
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE OPT-OUT PROVISIONS AVAILABLE TO BUSINESSES DIFFER SIGNIFICANTLY FROM YOUR PERSONAL CHOICES. THE FOLLOWING OPT-OUT SELECTION DOES NOT IMPACT, CHANGE OR AFFECT, IN ANY WAY, THE MANNER THAT FERTIZONA SHARES BUSINESS CREDIT DATA IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAW.
Unless you notify us of your desire to withhold grower sales data, we may share information about your business as noted above with crop protection product suppliers for their marketing use. Once you notify us of your desire to restrict the transmission of grower sales data, they remain in effect until you request a change. Please allow approximately 30 days from our receipt of your privacy choices for them to become effective.
If you choose to withhold grower sales data from disclosure to third-party crop chemical suppliers, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone us at 800.782.3266.
If you have questions or concerns regarding the privacy of your data, please contact us:
2850 South Peart Road
Casa Grande, Arizona, 85193-9024
CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT – BUSINESS TO BUSINESS CREDIT DATA
This Privacy Statement may be updated periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our online information practices. When changes are made to this Privacy Statement, it will be posted to the website and the "last updated" date at the bottom of this policy will be revised.
Last updated: April 2015